Examples of Accounting for GDP - Khan Academy
Sal Khan thinks about how different types of expenditures would be accounted for in GDP. (05:57)
Google Earth - Curriculum Development Workshop
Ken Shelton presents a workshop on ways to use Google Earth in your curriculum. Ken teaches middle school in Los Angeles Unified School District. This video covers amazing techniques and inspiration for using the Google Earth application to enhance your curriculum and engage students in learning for almost any topic. (2:36:38)
Einstein's General Theory of Relativity | Lecture 2
In this lecture, Professor Leonard Susskind of the Stanford University Physic's Department discusses dark energy, the tendency of it to tear atoms apart, atoms apart, and Gauss's Law. (1:47:37)
Einstein's Theory (PHY 27) discusses the different applications of Einstein's Theory of Relativity in particle physics, including Newtonian, Galilean, and Guassian laws; particle attraction and repulsion; gravitational fields; and dark energy.
Cosmology | Lecture 8
Lecture 8 of Leonard Susskind's course on Cosmology. Recorded March 16, 2009 at Stanford University. This Stanford Continuing Studies course is the fifth of a six-quarter sequence of classes exploring the essential theoretical foundations of modern physics. The topics covered in this course focus on classical mechanics. Leonard Susskind is the Felix Bloch Professor of Physics at Stanford University. (1:58:42)
U.S. Morning Call: Exclusive-Big banks got tall order
Aug 10 - U.S. regulators directed five of the country's biggest banks to develop plans for staving off collapse if they faced serious problems.
Start your career with Illinois State's Career Center
Seeking a career or internship in 2013? The Illinois State University Career Center invites Illinois State students to join the Career Center for the Fall Career Fair. The Internship Fair is Tuesday, September 18, 2012 from 4-7pm. The Career Fair is Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 11am-2pm. Both are in the Bone Student Center. Check out http://careercenter.illinoisstate.edu/ for more information.
Kindergarten Readiness - Reading and Writing Skills
This is a video about reading and writing readiness for Kindergarten. The video has many suggestions for things to do to prepare your child to read and write including: reading at night, having children tell stories, and becoming familiar with the alphabet. (02:39)
This is a creative intro for a persuasive writing unit. The video covers what persuasive writing is and ways for young writers to get their point across effectively. It uses pop culture to express the ideas and has pop music playing throughout. (03:32)
Making Fantastic Presentations Using Prezi
This tutorial can be used by teachers or by students (if you would like to assign students to use Prezi for a class project). It is a little long, but, after watching this tutorial, you will be able to add text and objects, create frames and groups, edit the look and feel of the Prezi, edit text and objects, and edit the path of the Prezi. (18:20)
La costurera malvada - cuento de Argentina
Aquí tienen un cuento de Argentina. En este cuento, una costurera engaña a sus clientes, pero sufre un castigo al final. Bueno para principiantes y estudiantes de nivel intermedio de español. (.53)
El codigo del karateka
Una historia de Alejandro, un joven que está siendo intimidado en la escuela. Su padre lo lleva a clases de karate, donde Alejandro se entera de respeto y la disciplina. Bueno para principiantes y estudiantes de nivel intermedio de español. 2:02
El amor ciego - cuento Toba de Argentina
Un cuento popular del pueblo Toba de Argentina - dos jóvenes tobas se encuentran enamorados, pero son perseguidos fuera de su ciudad por sus compañeros. Esta historia narra los orígenes del "palo borracho" árbol en Argentina. Bueno para los estudiantes principiantes y intermedios de español. 1:08
El Tio Zorro y el Tio Gallo - cuento de Colombia
Un cuento de Colombia sobre el Tío Zorro y Tío Gallo. Bueno para los estudiantes principiantes de español. 2:35
Japan's economy stalls
Aug. 13 - Second quarter growth half the pace expected as weak Eurozone demand weighs on manufacturers in the world's third largest economy.
3XSQ: Hello, Moto; Goodbye, jobs
Aug 13 - Google's Motorola Mobility has told employees it plans to slash 20 percent of its workforce and shut down nearly a third of its offices worldwide.
History's Priceless Assets
Evolving over 5,000 years of human history, the physical object we now call the book creates a unique connection between the historical past and present-day learners. While digital resources continue to expand, the critical importance and relevance of the book cannot be denied as a tangible record of human thought — a shared experience you can actually hold in your hands.
Large bending of a beam
Calculated by VFIFE(V-5), vector form intrinsic finite element. V-5 is developed by Center for Bridge Engineering Research, National Central University, Taiwan. The element is a 3D frame element.