A private high school's staff responses to a Web 2.0 and abundant digital media presentation
This presentation sums up questionnaire feedback from fourteen South African private high school staff This follows a talk I gave on abundant digital culture and its potential benefits and hazards for their school. LOUD Speaker image by woodleywonderworks shared under a CC-BY license
The Land Question in South Africa:The challenge of transformation and distribution
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Virtual Maths Shapes, Space and Measure, Levelling Survey - Rugby pitch
Interactive simulation using a level to take measurements to calculate the volume of earth to be excavated to create a flat rugby pitch.
T4 Tips Podcast #14 - System Software Updates (Mac/PC)
Are you updating your system software regularly? If not perhaps you should be. Let's look at how.
T4 Tips Podcast #33 - Beginning iWeb (Mac)
This is an actual working version of the podcast. A look at Apple's iWeb.
T4 Tips Podcast #42-Poison Dart Frogs
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Entrepreneurship: inspiring ambitions
Entrepreneurs need to have plenty of self-confidence and be passionate about their projects – not just when starting up their own businesses but also when innovating within large corporations.
CAD Interfaces to the ARROW Manufactured Product Server
The UK national project ARROW (Advanced Reusable Reliable Objects Warehouse) provides an Internet based framework through which it is possible to identify any of a range of manufactured products meeting specific design criteria. This open framework (based upon the IAI's IFCs) provides a mechanism for users to search for products from any participating manufacturer or supplier based both on specific attributes of a product or on any of the textual descriptions of the product. The service returns
Evaluation of 'Advanced Database Management' module
This paper focuses on a discussion on the approach taken in analysing evaluation design for a specific faculty module on enterprise education
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation demonstrating bending moment of uniformly distributed load
Enseñanza de las actividades en la naturaleza en la Educación Física escolar. Base de datos para
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Counter-terrorism and its Ethical Hazards
Since the terrorist attacks by Islamic militants upon the US and UK in the early 2000s, a host of anti-terrorist measures have been introduced which raise conceptual and ethical issues that have serious implications for practical politics. Since the terrorist attacks by Islamic militants upon the United States (and Great Britain) in the early 2000s, the drive to prevent further such attacks has produced a host of anti-terrorist governmental measures, including new laws and amendments to old ones
A Brief History of Aviation' at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art
The Importance of QEP for Texas Tech Students
The Texas Tech Quality Enhancement Plan empowers students to communicate effectively with people around the world. The TTU QEP focuses on a communication-enhanced, globally-focused learning experience.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Elipse simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating formula for calculating the area of an elipse
Duke to Offer Online Courses for Credit
Duke University students will be able to take online courses for credit from Duke and nine other selective American institutions under a new agreement. The 10 colleges and universities will each contribute a small number of online courses to the venture, called "Semester Online." Their students will be able to enroll and earn credit from the courses, regardless of which school developed them. Along with Duke, the member institutions are: Brandeis University, Emory University, Northwestern Univ
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Space Experts Discuss the Search for Life in the Universe at NASA
NASA space-based observatories are making unprecedented new discoveries and revealing worlds never before seen. During a televised panel discussion of leading science and engineering experts at NASA Headquarters on Monday, July 14, a scientific and technological roadmap to lead to the discovery of potentially habitable worlds among the stars was addressed. The agency's next step, the James Webb Space Telescope (Webb telescope), was featured as a new tool that will continue to help scientists rew
Duke Medicine Profiles: Vishwanath H. Hande, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's internal medicine providers.
Rescue begins for 28 miners, China
Rescuers race against the clock to free 28 miners trapped by a flood in a coal mine in Sichuan province.