Bond Learning Center naming ceremony
On June 17, Missouri State University and the William H. Darr School of Agriculture dedicated the new Christopher S. Bond Learning Center at a naming ceremony recognizing Senator Bond. According to the resolution passed by the Board of Governors, the naming honors Bond's "long and distinguished career in public service" and "his advocacy for agriculture in Missouri and at Missouri State." Attendees at the event included Senator Bond; representatives from the offices of Senator Roy Blunt, Senato
Collaborate to Innovate
In this climate of cuts, Keith Goffin discusses an innovative way forward: new partnerships between the public sector and commercial organisations. This combines the capabilities of public and private partners in a unique way that enables the generation of new services (which neither partner could develop alone), and in a way that the revenues are shared. He discusses examples from the Met Office and the health services.
The Crystal Capers: #4
Breaking news: Eagle Eye TV is reporting that Aubie is still on the loose with the crystal football. Tommy Dawson, city of Auburn police chief, is asking the public to call the secret witness line with any information they might have on Aubie's whereabouts. http://www.auburn.edu/caper
MH17 black boxes handed over
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine hand over black box flight records from downed airliner to Malaysian officials. Paul Chapman 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 the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and interna
ICSE 2011: Victor Pankratius - Developing Manycore Applications with Concurrency Auto-Tuners Continuing on with our coverage of ICSE 2011, meet Dr. Victor Pankratius. Dr. Pankratius heads the Multicore Software Engineering investigator group at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. He also serves as the elected chairman of the Software Engineering for parallel Sys
Continuing on with our coverage of ICSE 2011, meet Dr. Victor Pankratius. Dr. Pankratius heads the Multicore Software Engineering investigator group at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. He also serves as the elected chairman of the Software Engineering for parallel Sys
Assessing Students at Masters Level Internationally - Differentiation
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Double-Digit Division by StudyJams
Even when you have a two digit divisor, you are still just breaking an amount of something into smaller, equal groups. Master a few simple steps, and no number will be too big for your dividing skills. Learn more about dividing double-digits with this step-by-step, interactive cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz and song are also included with this link.
Divisibility Rules - by StudyJams
Divisibility rules can help you easily identify which numbers are divisible by other numbers. That is especially helpful when you have to divide a big number. Memorize these rules, and you will be a dividing dynamo! This video uses cartoon animation to provide step-by-step instructions. A short, self-checking quiz and song are also included with this link.
Single Digit Division - by StudyJams
Division breaks the amount of something into smaller, equal pieces. Learn more about basic division with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz and song are also included with this link.
2014 2.007 - Ricky
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Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
New Orleans Second Line Post Katrina
The first official Second Line in New Orleans post Katrina
3.1 Health and low income
This unit considers two ideas: that health is an ever-present factor in our lives, and that health is something difficult to define. But how can we say that health is everywhere if it is so mysterious? How do we recognise health if it so difficult to define? There are no easy answers to these questions! In this unit we explore this paradox, not just because it is a fascinating dilemma but because understanding health in all its multifaceted complexity is a prerequisite to working for health in i
Olympian Gods of Ancient Greek Mythology
This seven minute video is an excellent overview of the Greek Gods. A list of the gods so that the students could take notes would be of benefit. Summary:
There are 12 gods and goddesses who reside in Mount Olympus, these gods have influenced everything today such as the battle
of Troy. The War God, Ares, is bloodthirsty and loves war. He is ruthless and feared by many. Another god, Hephaestus, was one of the only ugly gods on Mount Olympus. It is said that Zeus, the god
BBC Schools - Science Topics - The Periodic Table - Part 1 of 2
Excellent video about how we came to have the periodic table: why the elements are placed where they are, and the people who contributed to it.
According to owner: "Apologies for the erratic picture but the video tape is very worn." Yes, very jumpy and erratic at the beginning. Overall, images are not digital-crisp, but the information is so good it is worth the inconveniences.
Beginning of actual program is at 1:18, and the roughness eases around 2:20, but is still a b
Periodic Table and Chemical Elements
This video presents the different structures of bimolecular compounds including elements, the periodic table, pH scale, ionic bonds, covalent bonds, and polar bonds. (3:10)
Grammar Errors Costing Companies Billions
U.S. workers' grammar, punctuation and spelling are so bad that Fortune 500 companies spend more than $3 billion a year training employees in basic English. NBC's Roger O'Neil reports on this growing epidemic. The video reflects on how the computer has impacted American language. Some examples of common errors are also explained. This might be a nice, motivational video to show students or to help reinforce the importance of grammar in the classroom. (03:03)
Right Triangles and Trigonometric Functions
In this video, the instructor talks about trigonometric functions as they relate to right triangles. He defines each function and how to find it using the different sides of right triangles. Then, he does example problems using the definitions of the trigonometric functions defined at the beginning. There is a buzzing sound in the background of this video, but the instructor is still able to be heard well.
Changes in Today's World: Statistics Show a New World Emerging
A three minute video that shows how the world is truly becoming global in terms of jobs and some startling facts that ALL students need to see. Remarkable collection of data.
After completion of this module, participants will be able to: • Learn to validate perception-based assumptions by asking questions about your observations and interpretations and those of others. • Note the difference between describing external events and internal interpretations. • Practice formulating “perception checks” that offer others opportunities to help clarify meanings. • Find activities that can be used to teach about perception in the classroom.