Session 4: Digital Craft
Presentations by Sheila Kennedy and Cat Mazza Recorded on April 2, 2011 at the Mission Bay Conference Center, UCSF
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
The Future of Learning
Although she is committed to boosting interactive digital technology for learning, Diana Rhoten’s talk is framed by movies. Waiting for Superman is the starting point: a good demonstration of how schools are failing our children, but very unimaginative, Rhoten says, when it comes to solutions. In fact, one of the ass
Living Fossils: Surviving through Time (Peter Ward)
Peter Ward, paleontologist and professor of Geological Sciences at the University of Washington, delves into one of the great mysteries of evolution, what Charles Darwin called "living fossils." Ward discusses these unevolved animals with Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar. There is no simple explanation for their survival. Ward shares new theories concerning mass extinctions of species and the aftermath of meteoric impact.
The London DataStore is maintained by the Greater London Authority. It seeks to provide free open access to government statistical datasets relating to London. These include materials relating to business and the economy; political transparency and the work of the Greater London Assembly and Mayor of London (including expenses of the mayor and London Assembly members); crime; the population and demography of London; employment, health, housing and crime rates in London. The site includes statist
Intervention in Libya: A Humanitarian Success?
Professor Alan Kuperman (Texas) gives a talk for the ELAC/CCW seminar series on 24th April 2012.
Virtual Maths, Density formula simulation
Density, mass and volume interactive formula, simulation
History: DaVinci's Outline In The Last Supper?
Did Leonardo DaVinci use his own shadow to create the outline of Jesus in The Last Supper? James Williams speaks with a researcher who has found evidence in Leonardo's manuscripts suggesting that's the case.
Vulnerable patients, safe doctors : good practice in our clinical relationships
This document is one in a series of College Reports (previously known as Council Reports) prepared and made available on the Web by the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych). Published in 2007, this report focuses on the therapeutic relationship and places emphasis on the vulnerability of the patient and on the corresponding responsibility of the doctor to the patient. It sets out the principles that should underlie any therapeutic relationship, whether working with families, couples or indiv
Nuclear Power Explained : Climate of Hope : Part 1
This partly-animated documentary takes viewers on a tour through the science of climate change, the nuclear fuel chain, and the remarkable energy revolution that is under way. Some of the images may be disturbing to younger viewers. (09:16)
Implementation of new EU regulations on GMO's
On the 30th March 2004, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) and the Department for Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra) submitted a written consultation in order to gather stakeholders views on the compulsory implementation of two EU regulations on genetically modified organisms (GMO's). The two regulations were (EC) 1830/2003 on the Traceability and labelling of GMO's (the 'Traceability and Labelling Regulation') and (EC) 1829/2003 on Genetically Modified (GM) Food and Feed (the 'Food and Feed R
The Bible: A Brief History
A brief history of the bible. This video contains scriptural references and how the bible came to be in existence and how it's history is important to clearly understanding it.
City Dwelling and the Cultures of Migrant Urbanism
This Anthropology Departmental Seminar (19 October 2012), is presented by Professor Michael Keith, the Director of the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society, Oxford.
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Grand rules of urdu
Grand rules of urdu.
24 Hours at Clough - It's Always Interesting at Tech
We spent 24 hours straight in Georgia Tech's Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons. Yellow Jackets converge for everything from labs to lectures -- or simply for a caffeine boost with friends. This is a look at the stories we captured on March 11, 2014. See the full story at: http://www.news.gatech.edu/features
Creating quilt squares from construction paper, first graders develop
spatial sense as they discuss and handle different shapes. They connect geometric ideas to number ideas as they cut squares into congruent triangles. NCTM standards: geometry and spacial sense, patterns and relationships, communication, connections.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, rectangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a rectangle
Interdisciplinary Shakespeare Art Curriculum
A series of lesson plans is presented which bridges English and Art Education disciplines with focus on Shakespeare's Hamlet; Student will learn how to engage Shakespeare meaningfully and […]