The Mark Steel Lectures- Descartes 2/3 Written and delivered by Mark Steel, lecture presents persuasive, yet witty, arguments for the importance of Descartes. This episode discusses Descartes daughter who dies when she is five and he becomes devastated. He starts to write “the Meditations,” which is a theory of the universe. Video does not show historical pictures, it uses current background and people to help with the lecturers ideas.
Written and delivered by Mark Steel, lecture presents persuasive, yet witty, arguments for the importance of Descartes. This episode discusses Descartes daughter who dies when she is five and he becomes devastated. He starts to write “the Meditations,” which is a theory of the universe. Video does not show historical pictures, it uses current background and people to help with the lecturers ideas.
Phoebe: a pedagogic planner
Marion Manton gives an overview of the Phoebe project which aims to guide practitioners working in post-compulsory learning (FE, HE and ACL) in designing effective and pedagogically sound learning activities. Visit http://media.conted.ox.ac.uk/res03 to view the full presentation from Marion Manton, including her slides.
Robert Penn Warren reads his poem "Love Recognized." (1:15)
Interactive Learning Activities: Advanced Spanish Language Prepositions
Interactive Learning Activities: Advanced Spanish Language Prepositions
What Is a Transgenic Plant?
This 2:45 minute long video explains that a transgenic plant is a plant that has been crossed with another plant and expresses qualities of a stronger, more drought-resistant plant. Students could try this type of experiment in class.
Stories from the Stone Age - 1of15
An exploration of the revolutionary period of prehistory that began when humans abandoned the nomadic hunting and gathering existence about the history mankind. This 9:31 video uses actors and excellent images to help tell the story of early man, especially around the Fertile Crescent.
Lucy Maud Montgomery: Anne of Green Gables
Video interview with Mary Henley Rubio, scholar, about Lucy Maud Montgomery who wrote Anne of Green Gables. Parallels are discussed between the Anne character in the book and Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Job Interviews is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. Interviews are still the most commonly used method for assessing a person’s suitability for a job. In the UK 99 per cent of employers use selection interviews to recruit
The Aftermath of World War II
The Grand Alliance was a military success—Germany and Japan were defeated by the fall of 1945. However, despite the agreement to organize the United Nations, nothing close to a lasting ideological or political alliance was formed among the Allies during the Second World War. There were simply too many irreconcilable differences between them, exacerbated by a traditional distrust that commenced with the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917.
Actions taken by the Allied powers during the war likew
INTERROGATIVI SULLA PROFESSIONALITÀ DOCENTE
Gli insegnanti e il passato che non passa : la spiaggia dei non-miracolati - - I problemi di identità del docente - Luci e ombre della scuola e ombre della politica – Il problema irrisolto della professionalità: aggiornamento e formazione senza bussola, gli ostacoli alla "ricaduta" didattica – La libertà di insegnamento nel vissuto e l'autonomia come problema - L’autonomia didattica come fatto culturale - L'enigma di Laporta - Prolegomeni ad ogni forma futura di stato giuridico - L'iso
Skate-Off: Final Round, Inez vs. Rimm
In this video segment from Cyberchase Inez competes in a rollerblading competition against Rimm, a skater for Team Hacker. Just before Inez skates, Hacker changes the shape of the field. It still has the same perimeter, but it is much narrower. The CyberSquad decides to compare the perimeter and area of the three different fields they've had to skate on to make sure it is a fair competition. (4:21)
Snowy Egret Nest
Egrets struggle to survive. It might be disconcerting for younger children because it shows the egrets killing the runt to survive. Strong display of survival of the fittest but possibly disturbing. Run time 01:33.
Ideação is a scholarly e-journal published by the Centre of Education and Letters of the Universidade Unioeste in Brazil, focusing on education, letters and humanities. First lauched in 1999, it became online accessible journal from volume 5 (2003). The original annual publication became a biannual publication in 2006; and each article in these volume is available in pdf format. The issues are subdivided into different sections: articles, essays, interviews, reviews. They take their subject m
Biomechanical evaluation of the intact, injured and surgically reconstructed ulnar collateral ligame
The ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) of the elbow is a major passive stabilizer againstvalgus moments and is a frequent site of injury for the professional throwing athlete. Due to theimportance of the UCL in elbow stabilization, many clinical and biomechanical studies wereconducted in the past to understand its role; however, no study has evaluated the stabilizingfunction of the UCL when subjected to a pure valgus-varus moment at varying degrees of flexion.In addition, few comparative studies ha
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
La costruzione dell'identità
Studio dei processi psicologici relativi alla costruzione, mantenimento e cambiamento dell’autoconsapevolezza e dell’automonitoraggio comportamentale con particolare riferimento all'età adolescenziale,Study of psychological processes of construction, maintenance and change of self and behavior of self in terms of adolescent age,Istituzione universitaria di primo livello (ciclo I) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Spiegare,Illustrare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo
Inductive Reasoning, Part 3 of 3
In this video, Sal Khan uses a word problem that discusses the distributive property to demonstrate how to use inductive reasoning. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (02:07)
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Volcanic Eruption Song
A song about what happens when volcanos erupt: pressure builds up constantly until an explosion occurs. This is an animated video.
The True Story of D-Day - Parts 10 of 10
This last part of the documentary shows how the German were taken in and expected the invasion to take place in another place. The video ends with former soldiers retelling their feelings about their memories. The Landing of Normandy was a success and there is footage showing people celebrating the success of the mission.