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
Profits Do Not Make Health Care Unaffordable
I was recently told that I could clear up all of my misconceptions on the issue of health care by reading a single article by Steven Brill: “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us.” Mr. Brill’s article, which
graced the cover of Time magazine last year, weighed in at over forty pages. Expect
I was recently told that I could clear up all of my misconceptions on the issue of health care by reading a single article by Steven Brill: “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us.” Mr. Brill’s article, which graced the cover of Time magazine last year, weighed in at over forty pages. Expect
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
Learning How to Learn: using the Dublin Core Metadata Element Set to support teachers as researchers
This conference paper describes how the extension of the Dublin Core Metadata set by domain-specific vocabulary capable of describing not only learning resources but also the classroom contexts in which they may be used, the strategies underpinning them and associated research evidence has provided the basis of sophisticated knoweldge management tools to support teacher professional development.,79,83,84
#20 Rhythm & Clapping: More Advanced Rhythm, Beats & Clapping
In this lesson I demonstrate more advanced clapping exersizes to improve your overall sense of rhythm. This should help you keep your beat steady when playing more difficult songs / pieces.(20:42)
Volcanic Eruption Song
A song about what happens when volcanos erupt: pressure builds up constantly until an explosion occurs. This is an animated video.
Workshop 2: Intellectual Development
Explore the power of the mind and consider the notion that every child can learn everything. Harvard Professor Eleanor Duckworth discusses the importance of teaching for a deep and lasting understanding and explains why it is important to give students time to work through their own ideas and experience confusion in order to achieve such understanding.
Natural Resource Depletion
Natural resource depletion is loosely defined as when resources are used up in an area. Non-renewable resources (things like oil and trees) will eventually be depleted while renewable resources (things like wind and sun) typically are not entirely depleted. (01:23)
Space mission to measure biomass
This week in the Planet Earth Podcast: Mathew Williams of Edinburgh University and Shaun Quegan of Sheffield University talk about a new earth observation mission recently given the go-ahead by the European Space Agency.
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)
Keynote | Windows Phone Summit Watch the on-demand video of our June 20 press event in San Francisco outlining the past and future of Windows Phone.
Watch the on-demand video of our June 20 press event in San Francisco outlining the past and future of Windows Phone.
Isle of Arran
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In this 1:38 video students are given several good ideas about how to take a test such as should read all instructions, questions, and answers very carefully and plan how long you could take on each problem depending on the amount of time you have and use any space time to check. Don't spend too much time on a question,
so that you could finish other problems that may be worth more than that problem. A good overview.
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
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Seminar 13- USAWC Distance Education Class of 2011
One more challenge faced the senior officers as they celebrated completion of two years of internet-based studies at the Army War College's distance education program. The largest graduation class in college history received their diplomas on a day of record-breaking heat, July 22, at historic Carlisle Barracks.
Ash Wednesday 5:15 pm - 3/5/14 - Jennifer Copeland
Ash Wednesday 5:15 pm - 3/5/14 - Jennifer Copeland
Programa biblioteca escolar "puntedu". Blocs i espais web de biblioteques escolars
Durada: 25 min. Vídeo. Departament d'Ensenyament (Generalitat de Catalunya).
Presentació d'aquest directori que, a iniciativa del Programa biblioteca escolar "puntedu" del Departament d'Ensenyament, vol donar difusió a tots els espais virtuals de biblioteca escolar dels centres educatius de Catalunya i facilitar l'accés a les Author(s):
Eldest by Christopher Paolini
This is clip of a book review. The book being reviewed is Eldest by Christopher Paolini. This is one of the book in the Inheritance Cycle.