General George Washington: A Military Life
In this University of Virginia video, Edward G. Lengel, associate editor of the Papers of George Washington, takes an in-depth look at Washington as a soldier. Lengel explains that the key to Washingtons excellence was his completeness in how he united the military, political and personal skills necessary to lead a nation to war and peace. Based largely on Washingtons personal papers, Lengel paints a vivid portrait of Washington the soldier. (29:09)
Choices in the classroom
Myself 1 - Quiz
The pupils' vocabulary will improve. Encourage the pupils' interest in reading Irish through questioning. The pupils' vocabulary will increase. The pupils will become interested in reading Gaeilge through completing the quiz.
Award winning Politics lecturers
In this video we meet Drs Sue Pryce and Gulshan Khan, who have both scooped top national teaching awards from the Political Studies Association.
An introduction to the computer program design process.
Investors hesitant to take big risks
Aug 22 - Summary of business headlines: Disappointment on Wall Street as rally fades,:Investors look to Fed Chairman Bernanke to provide catalyst, Gold hits record above $1900; Ford and Toyota will work together to develop hybrid trucks and SUVs. Carmen Roberts reports.
Magnitude 3.0 aftershocks likely for US East Coast: geologist
Aug. 23 - In the wake 5.9 earthquake that shook the U.S. East Coast and as far west as Cleveland, Ohio, David Oppenheimer, seismologist at U.S. Geological Survey, expects aftershocks of 3.0 for months.
Understanding Professional Development - Professional Development Planning
These resources support a module on Understanding Professional Development. They focus on Professional Development Planning.The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
Understanding Professional Development - a module summary
Understanding Professional Development, summary of module resources, with links
Fra Informationsmodel til en DTD
En præsentation af opbygning og brug af en DTD med udgangspunkt i en informationsmodel
CETL - All Adjunct Day 2011 Part 1
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege The Center of Excellence for Teaching and Learning is holding the college's first All Adjunct Day Saturday, Aug. 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the EpiCenter. More than 100 adjuncts from all disciplines and campuses have registered. The morning features speakers targeting college resources to improve teaching: WITS/Instructional Design Technologists, Libraries and LSC Tutoring, Disabilities Resources, QEP and CETL. The afternoon sessions are hands-
Evaluating and Distinguishing Primary and Secondary Source Material
This module defines primary and secondary sources, offers examples of each, and provides criteria for distinguishing between these two types of sources. In addition, the module offers strategies […]
Molecular Principles of Biomaterials, Spring 2003
Analysis and design at a molecular scale of materials used in contact with biological systems, including biotechnology and biomedical engineering. Topics include molecular interactions between bio- and synthetic molecules and surfaces; design, synthesis, and processing approaches for materials that control cell functions; and application of state-of-the-art materials science to problems in tissue engineering, drug delivery, biosensors, and cell-guiding surfaces.
The Mummification Process
The ancient Egyptians developed a sophisticated method to preserve a dead body for the afterlife: mummification. This clip provides a brief explanation about how it was done. (02:44)
Experience Brussels! : Tentoonstelling De naam van de tentoonstelling zegt het zelf al! Kom Brussel (her)ontdekken tijdens een bezoek aan deze interactieve, ludieke en didactische tentoonstelling. Vergeet al je vooroordelen over traditionele musea, een verrassende …
De naam van de tentoonstelling zegt het zelf al! Kom Brussel (her)ontdekken tijdens een bezoek aan deze interactieve, ludieke en didactische tentoonstelling. Vergeet al je vooroordelen over traditionele musea, een verrassende …
Finding Jealousy - Music Roll Tango
Piano arrangement on hand-punched paper by Frank Milne. A dynamic, mesmerizing piano roll rendition of Jalousie, a tango. Performed and interpreted on a player piano from the 1920s. A Tribute to 'Finding Empathy' at the MIT Saxe Lab. Note the fitting lyrics.
Texas Tech Researchers Test New Building Blocks
Texas Tech researchers are testing a new type of building block from Mason Greenstar. The new material called Blox are marketed as an energy efficient and environmentally friendly building material. The blox are made partially from recycled shredded Texas Lottery tickets and shredded phone books. Students from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas Tech are conducting the research.
privacy versus veiligheid
You can follow a radio report on a business event
Attack dogs of the West Bank
Aug. 31 - West Bank settlers want to put teeth into their security with attack dogs ahead of Palestinian bid for statehood. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.