The Multilingual Classroom
This 14 minute British video shows the techniques that are used to teach students how to teach English from students from a variety of countries. The videos shows a variety of strategies to support English Language Learners. A good video for all ESL teachers to view.
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Drop Me Off in Harlem
What happens when great minds congregate in the same time and place? How do creative individuals both reflect and influence the places and time periods in which they live? Drop Me Off in Harlem explores these questions in the context of the vibrant, complex, and unique moment in time that was the Harlem Renaissance.
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"Math Snacks" Atlantean Dodgeball
Ratio errors confuse one of the coaches as two teams face off in an epic dodgeball tournament.

See how mathematical techniques such as tables, graphs, measurements and equations help to find the missing part of a proportion.

Atlantean Dodgeball addresses number and operations standards, the algebra standard, and the process standard, as established by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM). It guides students in:

Understanding and using rati

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One-Sided Limits - Free Math Video by Brightstorm
A limit is the value that a function approaches as the input of that function approaches a certain value. In Calculus, sometimes functions behave differently depending on what side of the function that they are on. This video explains how a one-sided limit is the behavior on one only one side of the value where the function is undefined. (3:02)
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Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Ten
This selection contains part ten of the movie version of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall.  This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book, including the aftermath of the storm.  The movie differs from the book in that the movie focuses more on Jacob's loss of his wife than the book does. ( Teachers may not want to show minutes seven-twelve because they deal with childbirth.) ( 12:09)
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Sarah, Plain and Tall, The Movie, Part Eleven
This selection contains the conclusion of the movie version of the movie of the Newbery winning book, Sarah, Plain and Tall.  This selection could be used to strenghthen students' understanding of the characters and setting in the book.  ( 10:38)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part one
This selection contains part one of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall. ( The movie is a bit unsteady.)  This selection contains the birth of Sarah's cat's kittens that teachers may wish to not show.  ( 10:01)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part Two
This selection contains part two of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall.  ( The movie is a bit unsteady.)     ( 1:12)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part Three
This selection contains part three of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall.  ( This segment is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( 1:31)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part Four
This selection contains part four of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall.  ( The movie is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( 4:03)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part Five
This selection contains part five of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall.  ( Parts of the segment are blurry and unsteady.) ( 4:21)
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Skylark, The Movie, Part Six
This selection contains part six of the movie Skylark.  Skylark is the sequel to the book Sarah, Plain and Tall.  Although the video is brief, it does show the beginning of an important conversation between Jacob and Sarah.         ( Video is a bit blurry and unsteady.) ( :26)
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The Definition of the Derivative - Free Math Video by Brightstorm
This video describes the derivative as the slope of a line that lies tangent to the curve at the specific point. The derivative is a function, and derivatives of many kinds of functions can be found, including linear, power, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions.  (2:09)
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Derivative Definition - Problem 1
This video works through a problem that involves finding the value of the derivative.  The definition of the derivative is the slope of a line that lies tangent to the curve at the specific point.  The derivative is a function, and derivatives of many kinds of functions can be found, including linear, power, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions.  (2:31)
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Biology Definition - Free Science Video by Brightstorm
This video describes the different subdivisions of the study of biology.  Biology studies everything from the basic building blocks of life to the interactions between communities and populations. Biology depends on many elements of Chemistry, since important physical processes rely upon chemical reactions. (1:53)
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Lawrence Krauss Discussion (6/12) - Richard Dawkins
See more at http://RichardDawkins.net Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss sat down for a public discussion at Stanford University on Sunday, March 9th 2008. The focus was on Science education, but the discussion also covered religion, physics, evolution and more. This video will be released on DVD soon at RichardDawkins.net , along with other unmoderated discussions with Richard Dawkins. Credits: Filmed by Josh Timonen and Wayne Marsala Edited by Josh Timonen
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Bangkok river close to the brink
Oct.29 - The Thai capital's main Chao Phraya river threatens further flooding as high tides and flood waters swell its waters. Paul Chapman reports.
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Markets rally as Greece backs down
Nov 3 - Wall Street had its best gains in a week as Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou backed down from a vote that could have thrown global financial markets into a tailspin. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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The Castle by Edwin Muir (poetry reading)
Your enemy might not fight fair, so don't be too complacent. All it takes to defeat you is for someone you trust to be corruptible. The paintings are just to provide atmosphere. The first is Dunstanburgh Castle, Northumberland. The second by Diego Rivera shows Cortez taking a bribe. Photograph of Edwin Muir was by Mark Gerson: http://www.npgprints.com/image/404606/mark-gerson-edwin-muir All through that summer at ease we lay, And daily from the turret wall We watched the mowers in the hay
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Ostwald Ripening in Ice Cream
Ever wondered why your ice cream gets harder in the freezer over time, losing its creamy texture? Ostwald Ripening is the culprit, an observed thermodynamic phenomenon described in this video.
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