Mean Median and Mode video
Video describing Mean Median and Mode from NextVista for Learning. Instructor is working problems on whiteboard while explaining the procedures.
Mulitplyling Decimals - Part 3 of 3
This video is from Sal Khan about multiplying decimals using the problem: What is the cost of 14.6 gallons of gasoline at $2.70 per gallon?
Mr. Khan uses computer software for demonstration. The screen is a little 'busy' so the viewer may want to open the screen to 'full screen' to see all more clearly. (02:32)
Addition and Subtraction of Decimal numbers
The concepts of addition and subtraction of decimal numbers are explained using real life examples. Instructor uses a place value chart for demonstration.
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
This is a student-produced video clip concerning Adding and Subtracting Fractions. (02:45) The students use computer software and a little humor to demonstrate.
Basic Addition on a Black Board
This video introduces the basic concept of addition. One digit addition is demonstrated using two methods. Adding is first demonstrated by combining objects to get a total. Addition is also demonstrated using a number line and moving forward on that line. The video walks the viewer through several addition problems. Run time 09:46.
Multiplication Facts for the 7s
Set to music, students will have the sevens times table memorized in no time. Equations appear, one at a time, on a slide with black background. Singers chant the equations. Motivational quotes appear at random intervals. Repeats facts several times. (5:15)
Dividing by 2 by Peter Weatherall
The jumping bean shows how to divide by the number 2 in this simply-animated video. Demonstration is accompanied by a catchy tune.
Number Sets, Part 1 of 3
Using the question 'What number sets does the number 8 belong to?', the Mr. Khan explains the categories that numbers can belong to. 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. (06:06)
The impact of enterprise focussed modules
This presentation outlines the use of a tested research instrument (Bandura's self efficacy theory) and students own perceptions of their enterprise skills and abilities
Behavioural Economics and Diet [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor George Loewenstein | George Loewenstein is professor of economics and psychology at Carnegie Mellon University. He received his PhD from Yale University in 1985 and has held positions at the University of Chicago, the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, Russell Sage Foundation and Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin.
Professional Series for Educators (1) In the first of our new series, we feature a selection of podcast channels from our category on educational news and items for professional educators. At our Podcast Directory for Educators, you can locate further details of all the featured podcasts, the associated website URLs, RSS feeds and iTunes inform
In the first of our new series, we feature a selection of podcast channels from our category on educational news and items for professional educators. At our Podcast Directory for Educators, you can locate further details of all the featured podcasts, the associated website URLs, RSS feeds and iTunes inform
9.520 Statistical Learning Theory and Applications (MIT)
Focuses on the problem of supervised learning from the perspective of modern statistical learning theory starting with the theory of multivariate function approximation from sparse data. Develops basic tools such as Regularization including Support Vector Machines for regression and classification. Derives generalization bounds using both stability and VC theory. Discusses topics such as boosting and feature selection. Examines applications in several areas: computer vision, computer graphics, t
Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Reproductive System
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Anatomy and Physiology of the Male Reproductive System
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Power, Committees and Debates
Power in the Senate is not as clearly defined as it is in the House, and it is much more widely dispersed. Although the Constitution makes the vice president of the United States the president of the Senate, the real power is held by the majority and minority leaders who dictate legislative agenda. The party whips are the senators who ensure good communication among party members and work with the party leaders to urge members to vote with the party on key issues
MSU Faculty conversations: Bill Parker
Bill Parker, chairperson and professor of the Department of Military Science, talks about the path that led him to MSU and the role he plays in educating students about the U.S. Army and developing cadets into commissioned officers. To read more, go to http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2013/faculty-conversations-bill-parker/
Counting to 13
Bold, colorful, and animated artwork is accompanied by rhythmic music for the numbers 1 to 13 in this Sesame Street video. (:33)
How to Write a Ballad
When writing a ballad, it's best to come up with a catch phrase to build upon. Write a ballad with tips from writing instructor, Laura Minnigerode, in this video on writing tips.Text that Laura is saying is under the video so students can take notes. (1:50)
British Democracy (pt. 3)
Former MP Benn gives a description of Democracy as it exists, how it was
gained, and describes efforts to take it away and to get it back.
(While from a British point of view, it can easily be applied to