President Cohon Addresses Class of 2012
President Jared L. Cohon delivered the charge to graduates at the 115th Carnegie Mellon University commencement ceremony on May 20, 2012. Carnegie Mellon University's 115th commencement drew visitors from around the globe, celebrating the successes — and promising futures — of more than 4,000 new graduates. For more, visit: http://www.cmu.edu/homepage/society/2012/spring/congrats-class-of-2012.shtml
Up Close with a Zapotec Urn
This article is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn more about the Zapotec people of ancient Mexico.
Breakingviews: Luxury sales lashed by China political winds
May 30 - What does a diamond Rolex have to do with Bo Xilai's ouster? More than you think. Reuters Breakingviews explains.
Science Bulletins: Monitoring Mount Etna -- Magma on the Move
cientists in Sicily are collecting an enormous amount of data to monitor moving magma inside Mount Etna, one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Nearly a million people live on the volcano's flanks, so being able to predict an eruption could be a matter of life and death. In this Earth Bulletin, visit the volcano's snowy slopes and learn how scientists from the Italian National Institute for Geophysics and Volcanology record seismic activity, measure gases seeping up through the ground, s
This lesson introduces the concepts of longitudinal and transverse waves. Students see several demonstrations of waves and characterize them by transverse and longitudinal behavior. This lesson also introduces the Sunken Treasure theme of the Sound and Light unit a continuous story line throughout the lessons.
1.3.5 Diagrams for further analysis and quantitative model building To gain further understanding of the connectivity in a situation, a multiple cause diagram can be converted into a
sign graph by indicating whether the cause has a positive effect or a negative effect by adding the respective signs. Not all multiple cause diagrams lend themselves to this treatment as you need much greater knowledge of the situation to be able to be sure about the causal chains in a situation and the effects they are likely to have. Sign graphs are particularly useful
To gain further understanding of the connectivity in a situation, a multiple cause diagram can be converted into a sign graph by indicating whether the cause has a positive effect or a negative effect by adding the respective signs. Not all multiple cause diagrams lend themselves to this treatment as you need much greater knowledge of the situation to be able to be sure about the causal chains in a situation and the effects they are likely to have. Sign graphs are particularly useful
Tipos de alimentos (en español)
Aquí tienen un video que describe los diferentes tipos de alimentos. El video tiene la canción "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" en el fondo mientras que las imágenes de los grupos de alimentos aparecen en la pantalla. (4:35)
Branding Circles (Interactive)
Identify two-dimensional shapes by attribute (size, shape, number of sides). Identify shapes in different environments (e.g., nature, buildings, classroom, etc.)
3-Minute Mexican Spanish #7 - Do you speak English?
Learn useful Mexican Spanish phrases with SpanishPod101.com’s 3-Minute Mexican Spanish series! In Mexico, manners are important, and this step-by-step lesson teaches you some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking Mexican Spanish. A native Mexican Spanish teacher will explain the simple phrases necessary. In this lesson, you’ll learn how to use the phrase [...]
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
Money Game: Kindergarten
Learn to match the money paid for an item of food and the price requested for the item by moving pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters and dollars to a picture of the food item.
Children's Music- Minuet in G
Notes of different colors scroll across the screen in sheet music from Minuet in G. The soothing music, vibrant colors, and simple animation also make it entertaining for young eyes. The video also be used when teaching younger students how to read music. (01:20)
Importance of the Citizenship Exam
This video provides an overview of why people take the Citizenship test and the meaning and importance of the test. Phrases such as rites of passage may need to be explained to students. Could be used for all classes to have them examine what they may take for granted ;citizenship.(2:23)
Alphabet Fun [Single] From Ms Rubee Music Series
This is the lead single from Ms. Rubee's new Children's Music series - another (jazzy, R & B) version of the alphabet song. (01:30)
Overbrengingen : Zelfstandig werk Zelfstandig werk waarbij de leerlingen in contact komen met eigenschappen van overbrengingen, symbolische voorstelling van overbrengingen enz.
Zelfstandig werk waarbij de leerlingen in contact komen met eigenschappen van overbrengingen, symbolische voorstelling van overbrengingen enz.
The Pennell Center - HARRY H FRAMPTON III
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Collateralized Debt Obligation (CDO)
Introduction to collateralized debt obligations (to be listen to after series on mortgage-backed securities. (9:42)
Studies in Protozoan Population Ecology
This 2-week investigative laboratory introduces students to the basic mathematical models describing exponential and logistic growth in populations of organisms. They consider two- species interactions, such as predation and competition, that may effect population growth. Student groups set up cultures of protistans in order to collect data on population growth and design and conduct an investigation of competition, predator-prey interactions, or some other factor that may limit growth of these
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