24.01 Classics in Western Philosophy (MIT)
This course will introduce you to the Western philosophical tradition, through the study of major figures such as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Hume, and Kant. You will get to grips with questions that have been significant to philosophy from its beginnings: questions about the nature of the mind or soul, the existence of God, the foundations of knowledge, ethics and the good life. In the process of evaluating the arguments of these philosophers, you will develop your own philosophical and analyt
21F.404 German IV (MIT)
This course focuses on development of interpretive skills, using literary texts (B. Brecht, S. Zweig) and contemporary media texts (film, TV broadcasts, Web materials). The emphasis is on discussion and exploration of cultural topics in their current social, political, and historical context via hypermedia documentaries. It also covers further refinement of oral and written expression and expansion of communicative competence in practical everyday situations.
Creation and Contemporary Science: The Legacy of Thomas Aquinas
Dr William Carroll : Seminar
Maths and the making of the modern world
Professor Chris Budd describes the maths behind Google and the Ipod and shows how maths has led to the modern information revolution.
George W. Bush's artistic pursuits on display
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Former U.S. President George W. Bush puts brush to canvas, unveiling a new exhibit on a familiar subject --- world leaders --- undeterred by jibes, joking criticism from his family. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around
Slope Part 2: Finding the Slope of a Line from a Table
Math instructor demonstrates on white board how to find the slope of a line from a table. Uses colored markers for clarification.
Common Cockle--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Common Cock in its natural environment. Students will enjoy listening to the ocean sound as they watch the close up views of this amazing creature. This well-known edible cockle has a solid shell, consisting of two valves, which feature prominent ribs and concentric growth-lines. The outer surface of the shell is off-white, yellowish or brown, and the inner surface is white. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge a
The Battle of Lexington and Concord
In April 1775, when British troops are sent to confiscate colonial weapons, they run into an untrained and angry militia. This ragtag army defeats 700 British soldiers and the surprise victory fuels their confidence for the war ahead. The battle of Lexington and Concord marks the first steps towards American independence. This clip contains commentary from a notable historian. (1:58)
Lespakketten Music For Life : Geef je mening In november 2011 lanceerde het Rode Kruis twee lespakketten rond Music For Life ‘We do give a shit’. Er was een pakket voor het lager onderwijs en een voor het secundair onderwijs. Beide …
In november 2011 lanceerde het Rode Kruis twee lespakketten rond Music For Life ‘We do give a shit’. Er was een pakket voor het lager onderwijs en een voor het secundair onderwijs.
Who Are Today's Citizens of the World?
They are young, multi-lingual, multi-cultural, multi-national. Meet the “Global Cosmopolitans".
World War I Firsts
World War I may have been the war to end all wars, but it was also the beginning of many military and civilian technologies. In this video clip, learn about many technologies that weren’t seen until this massive world war began. (1:18)
Without Geometry, the Dog Would be Free - Part 2 - Area
This series of videos was created to help middle school and early high school students understand the concepts and math of perimeter, area, and volume and how they can be used in a real life situation - in this case, a brother and sister want to build a new dog pen for their new puppy. This series of videos was created to be colorful, animated, and funny, so that students will want to watch the videos. This video concentrates on finding the area of the floor of the new dog pen, so the brother an
Civil War Technological Advances
The American Civil War saw many major advances in the technology of warfare. The creation of railroads made it quicker and easier to transport large amounts of soldiers to battle areas. The long rifle made shooting much more precise and also brought out the use of different war tactics. (2:17)
NAO: Driving Climate Across the Atlantic
This interactive feature story is part of Science Bulletins, an innovative online and exhibition program that offers the public a window into the excitement of scientific discovery. Published in September 2004, this EarthBulletin examines what scientists have recently learned about the North Atlantic Oscillation climate pattern. It includes the following components: Four online essays -- NAO Who?, How NAO Does Its Thing, NAO Data Hunting (and Gathering), Forecasting the Unpredictable -- each ava
Stem Cells in Cancer: Do they matter? John Dick, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
John Dick, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
12 Important Resume Tips
Powerful overview of 12 important aspects to consider when preparing your resume. Tips are written in bright colors on a black screen and video is set to music. The video could also be paused and discussed in class. (03:39)
Best Practices in Teaching Socio-Emotional Learning
In this Best Practices Weekly video, teacher Elliott reviews an article from Better Evidence Based Education on socio-emotional learning. Best practices include the following: logical, integrated order in skill progression, activity oriented, focused, and explicit and clear learning goals. This is a great resource to help build appropriate social skills in the classroom. (4:31)
Ballimartin to Killinallan - linear, cross-country walk
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Motivating Subjects: Data Sharing in Cancer research
By: ucsd_idash Presented by Jennifer Tucker