Where Does Affordable Housing Money Come From? Understanding the flow of investment in City Heights
With inflation outpacing wage increases along with the economic downturn in recent years, the need and demand for affordable housing units has skyrocketed. In the last decade development firms have increasingly tried to provide affordable housing units, but the obstacle is how much funding and incentives do they receive for these types of units? This proposal analyzed the affordable housing situation in City Heights by looking at the sources of funding for affordable housing developments, how i
FORMATIC – Paris 2011 – Piloter l integration des nouveaux professionnels
Titre : FORMATIC – Paris 2011 – Piloter l’integration des nouveaux professionnels : l’approche du e-learning
Auteur : Jean Patrick DEBERDT (consultant organisme de formation THINK-SANTE), Yvan DOUALLY (consultant organisme de formation THINK-SANTE)
Conférence enregistrée lors du congrès international FORMATIC PARIS 2011. Atelier TIC et pratiques innovantes au service de la formation des professionnels de la santé. Président de sé
Uniform Acceleration Physics Lab
Trigonometry based physics lab on uniform acceleration
Mighty Oaks From Acorns Grow: Gompers Preparatory Academy as a model for Urban Education
A case study on Gompers Preparatory Academy, a San Diego charter school. A review of statistical and policy based data to determine most effective aspects of charter in terms of improving academic performance.
Knowledge technologies in context
This unit explores knowledge technologies, that is, software systems that can represent, interpret, formalise or interrogate phenomena and create models of how the world works. It demonstrates how a well designed system can have positive effects on the work ‘ecosystem’, potentially allowing more time for people to concentrate on their strengths. Emphasising core concepts of representation, interpretation and situated use in context, this unit will help masters students and those involved in
An introduction to business cultures
Disney and Google are just two companies renowned for their ‘business culture’. Have you ever wondered why the company you work for is different from others? This unit explores how the concept of culture developed to the point where it is now possible to see and (feel) the difference between companies.
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Solving Multi-Step Equations
It can be difficult to understand solving multi step equations, but after learning how to solve one-step and two-step equations this is the final step in learning how to solve for a variable. Solving multi-step equations is an important skill that involves using additive and multiplicative inverses and the variable that makes the equation true. (00:35)
Ten Reasons Not to Abolish Slavery [This article originally appeared in the Freeman, December 2009.] Slavery existed for thousands of years, in all sorts of societies and all parts of the world. To imagine human social life without it required an extraordinary effort. Yet, from time to time, eccentrics emerged to oppose it, most of them arguing that slavery is a moral monstrosit
[This article originally appeared in the Freeman, December 2009.]
Slavery existed for thousands of years, in all sorts of societies and all parts of the world. To imagine human social life without it required an extraordinary effort. Yet, from time to time, eccentrics emerged to oppose it, most of them arguing that slavery is a moral monstrosit
EHBN : Eerste Hulp bij Natuur Afvalpreventie en afvalverwerking op de lagere school Samenvatting Vanuit het brede thema van groene school werd een verfrissend didactisch pakket ontwikkeld dat kinderen uit verschillende graden van het …
Afvalpreventie en afvalverwerking op de lagere school
Vanuit het brede thema van groene school werd een verfrissend didactisch pakket ontwikkeld dat kinderen uit verschillende graden van het …
Elon Unscripted - Frank Garcia
Elon student Frank Garcia describes life on campus and offers advice to enrolling students.
Duke's Global Future
A message to Duke University alumni from President Richard H. Brodhead.
Managing Success in the Service Sector - Raw Materials
These are the raw materials for the learning package. They have been provided so editing and re-purposing can be achieved easily. The package is about managing success in the service sector.It explores the unique characteristics of services and examines the implications of these for their management. Techniques to add value and enhance the service experience are examined, along with the opportunity to conduct some relevant fieldwork. The concept of enhancing customer service for the internal cu
Guest Speaker Zohar Aziv, Chief Operating Officer of Deckers Outdoor Corporation, at Thunderbird School February 22, 2011.
Cross-border collaboration between greece and bulgaria: the use of ict in improving social medicine
Cross-country-border collaboration exists in various fields as regions are facing similar social and economic challenges. Many countries of South-East Europe experience a lack of knowledge, especially in topics of social medicine. Improved collaboration across the borders can develop the appropriate conditions for enhanced knowledge sharing and ICT can effectively contribute to this aim. The system proposed in this paper is the combination of a database and a Geographic Information System that a
On the Deck of the "J.M. White"
The J.M. White was built in Jeffersonville, Indiana, in 1878, by the Howard Steamboat Company. It was the 276th boat built by the Howards and considered to be their "crowning effort." The ship was destroyed by fired in 1886.
An Introduction to Negotiation Skills - Learning Package
A learning package about Negotiation.It introduces the concept of Negotiation, explores what it is and how to improve effectiveness through appropriate strategies and techniques.