Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 21 - 1706-1707
Covers the period October 1706 to December 1707, and also contains introductory matter and accounts for the year 1706.
Faculty of Law: Cyber Bullying: Do we need new law for cyber-bullies?
Steven Price and Thomas Beagle discuss the issues of cyber bullying and address the key questions “Is it possible for the internet to be both safe and free? And, if not, how do we strike the right balance between those qualities?”. Steven Price is a barrister specialising in media law, and an adjunct lecturer in media law at Victoria University of Wellington’s law school. Thomas Beagle has had a long involvement with computers and the IT industry. He is the co-founder of digital civil lib
Life after Steve Jobs: What to Expect from the Next Generation at Apple
The death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs jolted the tech industry and prompted questions about where the visionary company goes from here. With Tim Cook now at the helm, the company is expected to shift from a focus on one figure at the top to more of a team approach. But can Apple sustain the culture of innovation that Jobs cultivated -- and continue its string of hits in an increasingly crowded market?Author(s):
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
Chinese southern diaspora studies
The Australian National University, Canberra, publishes Chinese Southern Diaspora Studies as a freely available online journal each year. The resource covers the activities and history of Chinese speaking communities in Australasia, Southeast Asia, and the Southwest Pacific. From the main page, users can read about the mission statement of the journal, and consult guidelines for potential reviewers and authors. The journal itself is made up of three main sections, featuring more lengthy research
Digital Story - Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms
This is a digital story explaining and showing examples of synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms. There is no voice narration in this clip. Images and text are shown on slides showing examples of synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms. The slide show moves slowly with very long pauses between slides, but there is a lot of information on this clip.
History of Thanksgiving
This video discussed the history of Thanksgiving when the pilgrims celebrated by having food to eat, and giving thanks to the Indians that helped them make it through their first winter in this new land they now call home. This could be a helpful resource to use in conjunction with non-fiction texts on holidays in the middle school classroom. (2:39)
Idiom in ASL - Penny for Your Thoughts
English idioms are presented in American Sign Language through skits that demonstrate the meaning of the idiom. A project from Kentucky School for the Deaf. *Open captioned for hearing students. (01:50)
Race to preserve the world's oldest submerged town - Part 2
Underwater archaeologists surveying the worlds oldest submerged town have found ceramics dating back to the early Bronze Age.
Phisick Medical Antiques
A carefully photographed collection of antique medical instruments forms the basis for this web site. The items are arranged into categories; Medicine, Surgery, Bleeding, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Apothecary, ENT, Dental, Quackery and Archive. They are mainly from the 19th Century. Notes on the use, manufacture and construction of the instruments make fascinating reading.
History of New Year's Eve Celebrations
In a History of the Holidays video, discover the origins of New Years Eve and learn how the celebration did not always take place on the same date; in fact, some cultures celebrated New Years Eve in spring and fall. This video traces this custom from 1200 BCE. Run time 03:29
Decisions, Recommendations and other Instruments of the OECD
Database of legal instruments adopted by the Council of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The instruments include decisions, recommendations, and conventions; they can be browsed by subject, type, title, date, reference number or committee. There are also basic and advanced search facilities. The database is available in English and French.
Robert Adams on the novel Herzog by Saul Bellow.
Robert Adams, author of A Love of Reading, discusses the 1964 novel Herzog by Saul Bellow.
Reform Movements 1800s
This seven minute video discusses the reform movement in regard to mental illness and prisons of the 1800s. The work of Dorothy Dix is explained and its importance. The modern public education movement under Horace Mann is explained, too. The 18th amendment's passage and the causes are also examined and its failure. A good overview of the progressive movement and those responsible for its improvements.
How Junk Food Affects the Body (Part 1 of 4)
A video series that goes over the problems that can occur when people don't consider what they are eating. This is a good video to show students in schools where there is an problem with overeweight children. The video moves slowly at first. Showing all the takes under ten minutes. This video is one of four parts and does not show the results of project unhealthy. Run time 02:30.
IDS350 Gardens of California 05 Sp14
A 14 week three unit college course taught by Jerry Turney, Chief Arborist for Los Angeles County, for horticulturists and people who enjoy gardening Please Subscribe www.youtube.com/csudhtv
Theory and Practice in Chemical Systems
This program shows how a theoretical understanding of the driving force for chemical systems can lead to further development of new technologies and to the discovery of new phenomena, in practice. In teaching, this is done through the creation of a close relationship between the science and mathematics of chemical processes, through problem-solving activities. These acti
Lesson 10 - One Minute Luxembourgish
In lesson 10 of One Minute Luxembourgish you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Languages at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Luxembourgish is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.
2008.03.05 - New Horizons (Audio)
New Horizons spoke about Microsoft's new certifications and their new teaching schedule for this year.
Becoming an Effective Leader
The UEC is a business plan competition for any university or college student in the State of Utah. Every year, the Challenge awards over $100,000 in cash and in-kind services to the top finalists in the competition.