Developing Coaching Skills: Module: overview and supporting resources
Summary of module resources, with links
Llenguatge audiovisual i multimèdia
La democratització de les noves tecnologies i el canvi en la manera de consumir la informació centren el nou paradigma de la comunicació, on la fragmentació del contingut, la xarxa d'usuaris, la interactivitat i la personalització juguen papers fonamentals. Sorgeixen així nous formats de caràcter multiplataforma i gèneres híbrids pels que cal adaptar el discurs periodístic tradicional.
136: Can your business plan survive this stress test?
The road to success is littered with the wreckage of strategies gone awry. Here is a six-step stress test for your strategy.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Motor Exam - Muscle Tone Sub-exam - Patient 3
This 42-year-old man complains of poor balance and frequent falls for 6 years. Imbalance has been progressive; he cannot ambulate independently at present. He experiences tremors and weakness. Imbalance has been progressive and he now cannot ambulate independently. He is in good general health except for heavy alcohol use. For the last 10 years, he has consumed a quart of vodka and 5 beers daily. On awakening, he feels "shaky" and calms himself with a morning drink. He has not had blackouts or
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Lighting Up: Analysis Of Yeast RAS Genes Using A Chemiluminescent Southern Blot Procedure
Genomic and plasmid-encoded RAS2 genes from Baker's and brewing yeast strains will be analyzed using a shortened Southern blot procedure employing chemiluminescence. Unique parts of this procedure are the gravity-driven "upside down" transfer and a rotisserie-like hybridization oven, which greatly facilitate shortening the transfer time to 45 minutes and the hybridization step to 60 minutes. Chemiluminescence obviates problems associated with radioisotopes without sacrificing sensitivity: the pl
How much do you know about our trees? - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about native Irish trees by Una Hurley
GoNU.TV Interview - Carlos Pena
Former Northeastern baseball player and current Major Leaguer Carlos Pena returned to Friedman Diamond on May 21 to help honor former teammate Greg Montalbano. GoNU.TV spent time talking with Pena in this exclusive interview. Pena and fellow teammates returned to Northeastern for a special number-retirement ceremony for Montalbano, who lost a courageous battle with cancer in 2009. [You can read more about the special Montalbano ceremony here.] Pena, who was in Boston for the Chicago Cubs' fir
URI for Japan Relief Panel Discussion
The program will include a panel discussion among experts on tsunami, nuclear power, societal response to disasters, business effects, and Japanese history. The discussion also features a live phone interview with a URI alum who lives in Sendai, the city closest to the epicenter. Refreshments will follow the event.
Comment on Colombian politician to discuss citizenship culture at Vanderbilt by Ted Fischer
We are hosting Antanas Mockus on campus today--the man who changed Bogota. He hired 420 mimes to control traffic in Bogotu00e1u2019s chaotic streets and shut down the corrupt transit police. And traffic fatalities fell 50%. He asked citizens to put their power to use with 350,000 u201cthumbs upu201d and u201cthumbs downu201d cards that his office distributed. The cards were meant to approve and disapprove of other citizensu2019 behavior. He asked people to pay an extra 10% in voluntary taxes
Next steps After completing this unit you may wish to study another OpenLearn Study Unit or find out more about this topic. Here are some suggestions:
After completing this unit you may wish to study another OpenLearn Study Unit or find out more about this topic. Here are some suggestions:
TRMM Rainmap Anomalies: Hurricane Mitch and Honduras
Rain maps derived from nearly three years of TRMM operations.
At the end of this unit you can write about family matters in a personal letter.
"You Are My Sunshine" (song)
The audio is Anne Murray's classic performance of the song. The video is just a static picture of the sun with the words on screen, and some distracting word animation in the background. (2:44)
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Imagine That - Elevator
In this video Huckle and Lowly Worm ride an elevator. An elevator is a machine that moves people up and down. The video shows how an elevator works. Elevators help us to move lots of things. This is a good teaching resource for a unit on simple machines (pulleys, levers, etc.). Elementary students will enjoy this video (1:06).
The Water Cycle - By Students For Students
This short video contains stop motion animation cartoons
on the stages of the water cycle. This was created by a teacher's class. It would be helpful for early elementary school students.
Turning Points in History - Hammurabi's Code of Laws
Hammurabi's code was one of the "first attempts to institutionalize law. Writing the code allowed it to become public knowledge. Hammurabi combined the many different laws of the different city-states, and this is the story of how he did it and the code's impact on law even today. This three minute video also shows a teenage court in Texas thus bringing together the past to the present. Excellent of students studying law or history.
The Respiratory System by StudyJams
Your lungs pull in oxygen through your nose, mouth, and throat. Then, in the lungs, the oxygen is transfered to the blood vessels and the lungs draw waste, carbon dioxide, out of the veins. You can then exhale all of the waste! Learn more about your respiratory system with this slide show from StudyJams. Detailed images are set to music and information is printed under each photo. A short, self-checking quiz is also provided with this link.
Identifying Minerals : Garnet
Garnets are a specific type of mineral that is most commonly found in metamorphic rocks, and they come in different colors and sizes depending on their chemical composition. Discover how garnets are examples of a fairly hard mineral with help from a lab manager and research scientist in this brief video from the Colorado School of Minds. Run time 0:50.