William Ury, "Getting to Yes with Yourself" | Talks At Google
Renowned negotiation expert William Ury visited Google's Cambridge, MA office to discuss his book, "Getting to Yes with Yourself (and Other Worthy Opponents"). The author of the international bestseller "Getting to Yes", he has taught tens of thousands of people from all walks of life how to become better negotiators. Over the years, he has discovered that the greatest obstacle to successful agreements and satisfying relationships is not the other side, but our own selves—our natural tendency
Kerry outlines U.S. and UK strategies to tackle militants
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry outlines strategies for the international community to tackle threats from militants, following meetings with his British counterpart in London. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). 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 aro
A Meme’s Memory: A Meditation on the Viral Spread of Ideas
Ken S. McAllister Charlie the Unicorn. Honey Badger. Coke and Mentos. Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. No Impact Man. The Cinnamon Challenge. Gangnam Style. These and dozens of other internet memes over the years have entertained and amazed us, often many times over. What strange dynamo drives their circulation across geo political boundaries and with such alacrity? McAllister will pursue these and related questions by way of a meditation on the compulsions of memory, the innovations of imitation, a
Checklist - Work Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Book review : creative tasks De leerlingen kunnen uit deze bundel met acht taken twee taken selecteren om op een creatieve manier te bewijzen dat ze een bepaald boek gelezen hebben. De opdrachten zijn een bundeling van ideeën die ik via bijscholingen ontvangen heb.
De leerlingen kunnen uit deze bundel met acht taken twee taken selecteren om op een creatieve manier te bewijzen dat ze een bepaald boek gelezen hebben.
De opdrachten zijn een bundeling van ideeën die ik via bijscholingen ontvangen heb.
The Explorers - Studying the air above Greece
Katerina Bougiatioti, a post-doctoral fellow in the Georgia Tech School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences and School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, shows off the various instruments at Finokolia Station on the island of Crete.
Making Shakey, Peter E. Hart
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Search for clues, bodies in German Airbus crash
Lufthansa's CEO describes "shock and sadness" following the Germanwings Airbus crash that killed all 150 people on board as investigators scramble to find answers. Vanessa Johnston reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
Lower Beginner #18 - Dining Out in Japan
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’re taking a girl you just met on a first date, and you’ve chosen an excellent Japanese restaurant for the occasion. The staff seats you at a prime table, and you and your date begin some idle chatter in Japanese as you look over the menu. It’s a good thing that [...]
Internet Scout Project
A good online resource from the California Academy of Sciences is the Morrison Planetarium Web site. The What's a Planetarium? page is an interactive activity geared towards young kids in which they learn the very basics of how a planetarium works and what happens there. This is achieved by clicking through slides that consist of hand-drawn illustrations and a few lines of easily read text that are perfect for early childhood learners.
Fostering Simulation-based Learning in Medical Education with Collaboration Script
Active participation of learners is considered a major benefit of simulation-based learning. However, in most courses only few persons can act simultaneously in the simulator while the remaining group observes the running scenario. We investigated how these observation phases can be instructionally designed for more active participation. Research in educational psychology suggests the use of collaboration scripts to structure these observation phases. A collaboration script is an instruction tha
Auburn vs. Alabama (1953)
"The two best teams in the SEC met for their annual intrastate battle in Birmingham with a "Winner Take All" situation facing them. Both teams had strong offenses and stout defenses. The defenses played the major role in the game however, as neither team could muster more than one touchdown drive. The X and Y teams played outstanding ball and deserved to win this, the most important game of the season. Dooley's x unit was probably the more effective that afternoon, but Vince was injured in the t
Papers of George Washington
In this section of our site, we have endeavored to provide teachers and students with useful primary and secondary materials to help foster understanding of early America through the life of George Washington. These resources can work on several levels. First, the twelve slides themselves provide a general chronology of the life of George Washington as well as secondary information on the larger historical context. Ideally, this background material reiterates your own class text readings and dis
Cervical Myelopathy - Cranial Nerves Exam - Hypoglossal (CN XII) Nerve Sub-exam - Patient 13
This 46-year-old African American male presented with progressive weakness of the lower extremities for three months. He had increasing difficulty with walking and balance and now is unable to walk without assistance. He also complained of numbness and "pins and needles" sensation in the upper extremities with clumsiness and decreased dexterity in his right hand. He did not have neck or radicular pain and had no bowel or bladder problems or sexual dysfunction, but did have some urinary urgency.
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De student is in staat om aan de hand van een invulformulier gegevens over zijn/haar medisch verleden in te vullen.
Rocking the Boat
The concepts of stability and equilibrium are introduced while students learn how these ideas are related to the concept of center of mass. They gain further understanding when they see, first-hand, how equilibrium is closely related to an object's center of mass. In an associated literacy activity, students learn about motion capture technology, the importance of center of gravity in animation and how use the concept of center of gravity in writing an action scene.
Discovering Important Statistical Concepts Using Spreadsheets
The Discovering Important Statistical Concepts Using Spread Sheets (DISCUSS) project is a modified and supplemented web-based implementation of the initial DISCUS materials for teaching elementary statistics at the introductory level. The site aims to integrate the powerful interactive capabilities of Microsoft Excel with the convenience of web-based resource materials using Microsoft Internet Explorer. There are several modules within the project. Modules include, [no comma] charts and graphs,
Young girl on a couch with a dog
A young girl in a short dress and a dark colored dog lounge on a floral patterened couch. The girls wears a large bow in her hair and has one leg dangling off the couch and the other leg tucked up under her dress. The dog appears to be sleeping.
Building for the Big One
Using this activity, students will learn about the effects of earthquakes and how various soil types react during an earthquake. This lesson gives students first-hand experience in making design decisions similar to those made in the real world.