Governing Climate Change After Copenhagen
Ngaire Woods chairs a panel discussion looking into the political, economic and environmental consequences of the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference last year
One Minute Romanian - flyer
From the makers of the award-winning online language course Coffee Break Spanish comes a new range of titles aimed at busy people who want to acquire the absolute basics of a language. One Minute Languages from the Radio Lingua Network will introduce learners to a new language from scratch. The course is made up of ten lessons and covers topics including basic greetings, introducing yourself, and dealing with language problems. You’ll also learn numbers and other useful words and phrases whi
Religious education Muslims
Religious education Muslims I am in my 4th year studying a BEd primary teaching degree and wondered if you could help me with my 5000 word dissertation on the effect state schools have on Muslim children's Religious Education. I have already searched the Ttrb and I have looked in books and journals in the university library.
Foreign nationals arrive in Greece from Libya
Greek embassy workers and foreign nationals arrive in Greece following their evacuation from besieged Libyan capital of Tripoli. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For
An Evening With Daniel Woodrell
The Missouri State University English Department presented "An Evening With Daniel Woodrell" October 25, 2013. Daniel Woodrell, acclaimed author of "Winter's Bone" read from his latest book, "The Maid's Version." For more than two decades, Daniel Woodrell has created an indelible representation of the shadows of the rural American experience and has steadily built a devoted following of fans, critics, and legendary literary authors. Woodrell's body of work focuses on characters who have been
Philip Cowley, Reader in the University’s School of Politics and International Relations, was recently nominated for the Times Higher young researcher of the year award. In this podcast, Philip discusses his research into back bench rebellions within the British parliament. Philip describes his research as practical politics, linking academic research to the real world of political debate. Since the British Labour party’s re-election with a reduced majority of 66 MPs in May 2005, some back
Constructii There are issues from 2007 onwards and the journal is published twice a year. Information for authors is available.
This journal site includes contents, abstracts and some full text papers in pdf format covering civil engineering.
There are issues from 2007 onwards and the journal is published twice a year. Information for authors is available.
Understanding Penal Practice
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'Criminological and penological scholarship has in recent years explored how and why institutions and systems of punishment change – and how and why these changes differ in different contexts. Important though these analyses are, this book focu
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
Les différentes dimensions du développement durable (Vidéo) Dans cette vidéo, Arnaud Diemer souligne l'importance des représentations visuelles dans l'appropriation du concept de développement durable. Il part du schéma de base, l'enrichit de différentes réflexions et composantes, et dessine une nouvelle représentation qui intègre davantage les différents fondements du développement durable, comme la culture, la responsabilité ou encore ...
Dans cette vidéo, Arnaud Diemer souligne l'importance des représentations visuelles dans l'appropriation du concept de développement durable. Il part du schéma de base, l'enrichit de différentes réflexions et composantes, et dessine une nouvelle représentation qui intègre davantage les différents fondements du développement durable, comme la culture, la responsabilité ou encore ...
Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
Explains the difference between the theory of evolution and intelligent design. Discusses the reason intelligent design cannot be tested using the process of science. Explains the difference between falsifiable hypothesis and irreducible complexity. Uses images with narration and subtitles. 6:59 min.
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
Interview with Illustrator Jeff Hopkins
MEET ME AT THE CORNER travels to Brooklyn to meet children's illustrator Jeff Hopkins. A very young girl interviews him in this video. Good questions, but hard to hear them. He suggests carrying a sketchbook "everywhere you go." His website is www.picturescometolife.com He says he loves to get email from children. (3:33)
Fostering ability (1996/97)
This TTA funded project carried out in 1996 considered the assessment of ability undertaken by subject teachers of year seven pupils in a multicultural urban school with about 90 per cent of intake speaking English as a second language, compared to assessments of the same children undertaken in their primary schools.
(R&DA 16) Supporting Pupils' Learning: Developing the role and effectiveness of teacher support staf
A one year of a fully on-line degree programme for teaching and learning assistants in schools has effects on support staff’s roles and the quality of pupils' learning. Supported by a TDA Research and Development Award
How mentoring can raise standards of achievement
This research looked into ways to increase the level of achievement among Year 7 and Year 12 pupils in a girls’ comprehensive school through regular mentoring interviews between pupils and teachers.
National Strategy - Preparing teachers new to Year 9 core subjects and ICT
This pack is designed to support teachers who are new to teaching Year 9 pupils in the core subjects and ICT, including GTP trainees. It focuses on how teachers can plan for effective teaching, enhance learning, promote engagement and raise pupil achievement in Year 9.
National Strategies Evaluations 2005
The Office for Standards in Education published two reports on 14 December 2005: "The Secondary National Strategy: an evaluation of the fifth year", and "Primary National Strategy: an evaluation of its impact in primary schools 2004/05". They found that the Strategies are having a positive impact in schools, although “more needs to be done if real gains are to be made in raising standards further”.
Evaluation of the Full Service Extended Schools Project: End of First Year Report
This report, published September 2005, presents the findings, based on twenty two projects, of the evaluation of the first year (2003-4) of the full service extended schools (FSES) initiative.
KS3 Modern Foreign Languages - ICT and MFL
The purpose of this programme is to demonstrate how ICT can be used to enhance MFL teaching and learning. The main focus is on a Year 7 lesson, where pupils are engaged in a range of activities in what is described as a “state of the art language laboratory”. This is interspersed with comment from the Language Teacher Adviser (ICT) from CILT