Processing is a high-level programming language that is based on Java, and is known for its abstractions that simplif
A Wat Forward: Facing Climate Change
In this short documentary you can explore the global impact of climate change and its devastating effects. Learn what scientists suggest in response to these changes. Run time 07:43
Accelerated Wine and Beverage Program (AWBP) Certificate at the CIA
A restaurant's beverage program drives a major percentage of its profits—so just imagine how valuable you'll be to employers if you can make that operation even more successful and profitable through wine education. The AWBP gives you the knowledge and skills to do just that. This wine certificate program is designed for graduates of hospitality management and culinary arts management degree programs, as well as others with qualified food and beverage industry experience. You'll walk the viney
Two-Dimensional Projectile Motion (Part 2)
More on two-dimensional projectile motion. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his easy, conservsational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Run time 09:57.
Two Sides of the News (Lesley Stahl / David Broder)
Lesley Stahl, CBS News television journalist and David S. Broder, senior political columnist for The Washington Post, share their thoughts on the news with Upon Reflection host Al Page in this interview from the University of Washington. Stahl discusses her image as a tough interviewer; how she conducts her research and selects important issues; and important interviews with prominent political figures. Broder offers his thoughts on presidential rhetoric, the power of language and speech and the
11.948 Power of Place: Media Technology, Youth, and City Design and Development (MIT)
This workshop provides an introduction to urban environmental design and explores the potential of information technology and the Internet to transform public education, city design, and community development in inner-city neighborhoods. Integration of comprehensive ("top-down") and grassroots ("bottom-up") approaches to design and planning is a major theme.
Students will work in a real neighborhood with real people on a real project, putting theory into practice and reflecting on insights gain
Principles of International Development Project
This course aims to introduce the basic procedures and its principles of international development project mainly focusing on developing countries. The course also introduce potential implications of the engineering methods/approaches geared into international development as follows: 1) new engineering technologies, information and communication technologies, industrial and environmental applications, and appropriate technologies based on local conditions for developing countries, 2) infrastruct
Vertebral Column Tutorial
Video uses hand drawn diagrams to identify and discuss the structure and physiology of the vertebral column. Each type of vertebrae is examined. Good review for a test. Music in background is a little distracting, and video is a little pixelated. Grades 9-12. 8:12 min.
On the Surface
Surface science examines how surfaces react with each other at the molecular level. The atoms at the surface are different than those atoms in the center of an object, making the atoms much more reactive than those inside. This program explores a variety of real world applications of this particular property.
21eTeacher: Explore video
A video about the second E in Nortel LearniT's lesson plan model. This is the section where the student investigates the topic more thoroughly. In these lessons the investigation takes the form of Internet research but it could equally include original research and the use of a variety of problem solving techniques. What is important is that the students are given the opportunity to "free wheel" their way through the materials and not be over directed. We all know however, that they will need so
Leadership in action
. He is a member of Judge Business School's Advisory Board and is also Chairman of the House of Lords Appointments Commission. As part of the Cambridge Leadership Seminars, he told MBA students how he got started on his high flying career, why he thought Britain was pulling out of the recession, and urged them to consider jobs both in enterprise and in the public sector.
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