Article :: Creating Graphic Symbols in Adobe Fireworks CS6
In this excerpt from Adobe Fireworks Classroom in a Book, you will learn how to convert a simple logo graphic into a graphic symbol.
World Resources 2008 : Roots of resilience : growing the wealth of the poor
This website provides access to "Roots of resilience : growing the wealth of the poor", the World Resources Report 2008, which examines the potential to scale up environmental income to assist the global, rural poor. The report was prepared by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the World Bank, and the World Resources Institute. The report can be downloaded in its entirety or as individual chapters and is available as PDF files.
Learn To Tell Time--What is "Half Past" the Hour?
In this animated video, students will learn about "half past" the hour. Students will easily understand the clear and colorful visuals. They show what each time looks like at half past the hour. This is a great resource for the elementary classroom. (3:27)
The Making of a Sugar Monkey
2:35 Talented Street vendor shows us how he spins, rolls, and cools hot sugar into a little monkey.
Breakingviews: Markets too complacent on likely Hollande French election win
April 20 - Markets are too relaxed with the fact that Francois Hollande is on course to be France's next president, as his policies ignore France's major economic weaknesses, say Breakingviews.
40 years of the Internet
Short video of the internet's 40 year history, from the first message sent over the ARPANET to being the centre of our digital lives. Images and printed information is set to music. (02:23)
Aquariums Relieve Stress for Cancer Patients
By: mdanderson The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has 63 aquariums in waiting areas throughout its campus, three of them being saltwater fish. Employees at MD Anderson share their stories about the calming affects the aquariums have on its cancer patients, care givers, visitors and employees.
Rock the Test: Critical Reading Strategies
A message from Rock the Test author Michael Hickey of the Stony Brook School in New York, talking about Critical Reading Strategies on the SAT. These reading strategies could be adapted to any age and for any test that uses reading passages. Part 1 of 3 (9:53)
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options Moderator: Mr. Nate Freier, U.S. Army War College Panelists: Dr. Steven Metz, U.S. Army War College; Dr. Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, CATO Institute; Dr. Bernard Finel, National War College
Uploading PowerPoint into Moodle
Part of Making the Most of Moodle 2 - Onwards! offered by the New Curiosity Shop at http://www.newcurioshop.com. Making the Most of Moodle is a series of onl...
Breakingviews: Apple won't rot
May 3 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists explain how even a skeptical view of Apple's growth prospects should leave the iPhone maker worth considerably more by 2016.