The Multilingual Classroom
This 14 minute British video shows the techniques that are used to teach students how to teach English from students from a variety of countries. The videos shows a variety of strategies to support English Language Learners. A good video for all ESL teachers to view.
Back on the streets in Syria
Oct. 28 - Amatuer video shows anti-Assad protests after Friday prayers across Syria as witnesses say government forces killed at least 20 civilians. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Go Digital: Your Digital World
Go Digital is a "weekly BBC World Service programme that looks at how technology is changing our lives." Broadband users can watch video Webcasts of nearly two years worth of past programs, while audio is available to dialup users. Each episode lasts approximately 25 minutes, and features two or three key technology stories. Previous topics discussed on Go Digital include virtual reality applications for disabled children, journalistic Web logging, and computer security.
The Salt Marsh Ecosystem
This 2:21 minute video shows and explains a Salt Marsh Ecosystem serve many important functions. They buffer stormy seas, slow shoreline erosion, and provide vital food and habitat
for sea life, as well as offering shelter and nesting sites for several
species of migratory birds. Shows animals and terrain to give students a better idea of this type of feature and how it cleans the water along the coast.
2011 SDM Alumni Video
Several SDM alumni share their insight on the impact the System Design and Management has had on their thinking, lives and careers.
CRM: Making it work
CRM, customer relationship management, promised more loyal customers and much more profit for companies. Yet it has often failed to deliver the expected return from the substantial investment required. Stan Maklan describes ways to make CRM successful so that it is a win-win; a win for the customer and a win for the company.
Title not set Lees een compleet projectplan over het organiseren van een student Parlement. Het project duurt een schooljaar en neemt een dubbele les per maand.
Lees een compleet projectplan over het organiseren van een student Parlement. Het project duurt een schooljaar en neemt een dubbele les per maand.
BERC Innovation Expo Keynote Address by Jigar Shah
The Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC) is an interdisciplinary, student- run organization that was founded in 2005 to enhance collaboration on energy and natural resources topics and to serve as a bridge between the university and the private sector. The Expo is the opening event of the 2011 BERC Energy Symposium, the largest student-run energy confer- ence on the West Coast, drawing key players from research, business development, policy, and economics communities across the na
Is the world any closer to closing the gender gap?
Despite improvement in the health and education spheres, women still fall behind in economic sectors around the world. Listen to what World Economic Forum Senior Director Saadia Zahidi tells Reuters Michelle Nichols about the 2011 Global Gender Gap report.
Teaching: • Start in supine position on bench • Keep shoulder blades pinched together and feet flat on ground • Always keep head and hips on bench • Line hands up with bar markers for appropriate hand width; hand placement should be wide enough so when bar is lowered wrists stay in line with elbows Coaching: • After lift off from spotter lower bar to midline of chest • Lower weights in control to chest and drive weights up back to start position • Keep wrists straight and core tig
Green's the theme at Wall Street protest HQ
Nov. 3 - After six weeks of protest at a park in New York's financial district, hundreds of Occupy Wall Street protesters are using eco-friendly systems to keep their temporary home clean and environmentally friendly. Their green initiatives include composting, energy-producing bicycles and a gray water treatment system to sustain them as they rail against the wealthiest one percent of Americans. Sharon Reich reports.
John F. Kennedy Inauguration
President John F. Kennedy is sworn in on January 23, 1961 along with Vice President Johnson.Included is Kennedy's inaugural address, parade and celebrations. (6min)
Regulators on top of MF Global
Nov. 3 - Mary Schapiro, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, says the U.S. regulator is conducting a broad review of MF Global, which filed for bankruptcy protection earlier this week. Rough cut. No reporter narration.
College of Charleston Soccer -- Cougar Soccer Goalkeeper Plays to Win for CofC
College of Charleston's Kees Heemskerk (Zaandam, Holland) admits goalkeepers are crazy, but that doesn't stop him. The sophomore was named to the national all-freshman team by CollegeSoccerNews.com in 2010. He has played every minute in goal for the Cougars and allowed only 20 goals on the season to maintain the sixth best average in College history.
Teaching: • Start in quadruped position with hands under shoulders and knees under hips • Keep toes dorsiflexed and head neutral Coaching: • Perform a cat and camel (round then arched back) • Find neutral spine position and slowly sit hips back towards heels • Keep core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Flexion or extension of lumbar spine • Head is not neutral
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions - Problem 3
This video demonstrates how to use the change of base formula to find the derivative of a logarithmic function. Derivatives of logarithmic functions are simpler than they would seem to be, even though the functions themselves come from an important limit in Calculus. (2:57)
Fort Wayne Skyline
The dome of the historic 1902 Allen County Courthouse stands out among the modern buildings in Fort Wayne's skyline.,Use of this image is restricted to projects related to Destination Indiana.,Allen County Journey
Books of the month: China
A biography of Deng Xiaoping and a book on the opium war probe some of the myths of modern Chinese history
Created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster in the late 1930s, the very popular Superman comic became a radio show and by the early 1940s, a successful animated movie serial - the beginning of Hollywood-style superheros. This is the Mechanical Monsters episode. (10min)