The Hippo and a Friend - Symbiosis Song
In this fun high-quality animated video and song, watch as a hippo and a small tick bird work together to form a profitable, symbiotic relationship.... Additionally, see how crabs and algae, also benefit from mutualism - in this clever and witty animation. (02:39)
Great Decisions Lecture, Feb. 17, "Exit from Afghanistan & Iraq? Ret. Col. Jim Helis, Ph.D.
Dr. Helis discusses the stability, endurance, performance of government institutions in Iraq and Afghanistan, their relationships with the U.S. and Iran, the capabilities of the Afghan security forces and U.S. objectives.
NCPACS: A conversation with Chris Laidlaw, November 2011
Chris Laidlaw in conversation with Professor Kevin Clements, National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, November 2011. Chris Laidlaw is a broadcaster, columnist, author, Regional Councillor, sports commentator and former Rhodes Scholar, Ambassador, All Black and MP.
German Education Index
FIS Bildung Literaturdatenbank (German Education Index) is maintained by the Educational Information System (FIS Bildung), a network of almost 30 documentation institutions, and is hosted by the German Institute for International Education Research (DIPF). It is a searchable index to journal articles, book chapters, reports and other grey literature covering all aspects of education policy, practice and theory. This includes coverage of teaching, the economics of education, and all levels of edu
How to Write a Ballad
When writing a ballad, it's best to come up with a catch phrase to build upon. Write a ballad with tips from writing instructor, Laura Minnigerode, in this video on writing tips.Text that Laura is saying is under the video so students can take notes. (1:50)
Final Plenary/Synthesis Session - 05/31/14
Learning from Detroit: Turbulent Urbanism inn the 21st Century Final Plenary/Synthesis Session Synthesis 1: Robert Beauregard Synthesis 2: Avis Vidal Synthesis 3: Clarence Lang Chair: Angela Dillard May 31, 2014 Rackham Assembly Hall
Cookie Monster's Letter of the Day: B
This classic Sesame Street video introduces the letter 'B' through the words 'beautiful' and 'big'.
An explanation of the whole-language classroom. A whole language classroom is a classroom where children are taught individual skills in a meaningful context. In a whole language classroom, learning is child centered, learning is a social act, the process is more important than the product and much more.
Elementary Education : How to Teach Social Studies to Kids
An important part of teaching social studies to kids is making sure to have access to good reading material. Find out how to use a local leader from the community to help teach kids about social studies with help from a state-certified teacher in this video on teaching social studies to kids.
Expert: Ileana Padilla-Boyd
Bio: Ileana Padilla-Boyd is the director of Bright Starts, an education service in south Florida.
Filmmaker: Paul Muller
What is a Tsunami?
In this brief video, you are provided with an animation of exactly what can cause a tsunami. This animation is an excellent way to see a quick shot of what truly happens during a tsunami.
Philosophy: Third Year Philosophical Projects
Philosophy: Third Year Philosophical Projects
Roosevelt’s Square Deal
This video is accompanied by text. "At the dawn of the twentieth century, America was at a crossroads. Presented with abundant opportunity, but also hindered by significant internal and external problems, the country was seeking leaders who could provide a new direction. The political climate was ripe for reform, and the stage was set for the era of the Progressive Presidents, beginning with Republican Theodore Roosevelt.
Teddy Roosevelt was widely popular due to his status as a hero of t
Intellectual Property Protection
The Utah Entrepreneur Challenge is a business plan competition that is open to 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.
Virtual Maths, Density, Mass, Volume calculator
Interactive simulation, density, mass, and volume calculator
The Vitamin Village is a web-based eLearning package developed between 2001 and 2008 to incorporate vitamins A, C, D, E and K, as well as a basic introduction to antioxidants. It is mainly used in first year teaching of vitamins, but also in the 2nd and 3rd years of the 3 year BSc (Hons) Nutrition and 4 year MNutr Nutrition degrees taught within the School of Biosciences. The creation and development involved staff within Nutritional Sciences (Drs John Brameld, Zoe Daniel & Tim Parr and Profe
Russian Sailors' dance "Yablochko"
"Yablochko" (small apple) Concert in Lakeside, Ohio July 2007
U.S. Energy Project to Give Texas Tech Access to Research Data
Texas Tech and the National Nuclear Security Administration Production Office signed a memorandum of understanding that will allow Texas Tech to use data for research projects.
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, and Tangent
Interactive simulation, formulae for sine, cosine and tangent
Conversion Between Metric Units
Word Problem: How many centiliters are in one dekaliter?
(05:16) The instructor, Sal Khan, uses computer software for demonstration.
Basics of the Metric System
Examine the basic units of the metric system as taught by a math teacher. This video starts with the history of the metric system, then shows how they got the rest of the metric system. Video is good quality and good for all students as a review or initial learning of the topic.