Computers in the Classrooms
The Animal Boogie-Story in Song-Barefoot Books
Down in the Indian jungle, the children and animals are learning about actions like leaping, stomping, shaking and flapping while meeting different jungle creatures. Sung by Fred Penner. (4:25)
Surviving the Holocaust: Yaakov Hollander's Story
Ya'akov Hollander was a ten-year-old boy living in Krakow, Poland, when WWII broke out. Deported from his home and eventually crammed into the Krakow ghetto, where everyone in his family was murdered by the German Nazis. This 2:37 long video is in Hebrew with English subtitles. It features an interview with him and quite compelling for students to watch to get a look at what happened from the standpoint of one of survivors. There are other such stories on this site.
ISS Update - August 31, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Aug. 31, 2011.
Estonians dance away the miles
Aug. 24 - Thousands of Estonian folk dance enthusiasts take part in a non-stop dance relay, covering all Estonia's counties to mark 20th anniversary of the country's independence. Elly Park reports.
Soft nanotechnology, Lecture I, Azzaroni, Omar, Research Institute of Theoretical and Applied Physical Chemistry (INIFTA), Argentina
This 9:25 long video has a narrator using a smart board to show students how to do measure a slope.
USGS: Earthquakes for Kids
This site provides comprehensive information about earthquakes for students. Teachers will find animations, images, and real-time data of earthquake activity, and students will learn about the career of a geophysicist and how seismology works. Games, puzzles and quizzes provide additional learning opportunity.
Teacher Tipster-Rock Phonics Game-Making Words Center Idea
Here's another cheap and easy manipulative idea for your class. Use aquarium or planter rocks to make a set of phonics manipulatives. Mr. Smith writes letters and phonetic chunks on each rock (backwards). This is a great idea for a center game to make words. Students will have fun with this. (3:32)
Classroom-Management Tips for Teachers
Educators share how to keep it all together in class. (4:34)
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.
Welcome to Penn State
All of Penn State's campuses are getting ready for the start of a new school year. Take a behind-the-scenes look at some of the preparations.
Officers value preparation Penn State training offers
Do you know someone who always has your back -- someone you can rely on to show you the ropes? For many county sheriff departments across the state, Penn State takes on that role. Scott Henry, a deputy in the Berks County Sheriff's Department, points out how Penn State's Deputy Sheriff Academy, the only program of its kind in Pennsylvania, teaches deputies effective ways to protect the public.
Guide to the Papers of David Leo Lawrence, 1959-1966
David Leo Lawrence was a politician in Pittsburgh. A native of Pittsburgh, Lawrence served as the city's mayor (1945-1959), state governor (1959-1963), and as a special assistant to the President (1963-1966). This collection contains: biographical materials; personal correspondence; materials from his trip to Japan in 1962; and materials regarding local and state Democratic Party political activities, 1960-1966.
Welcome University of Minnesota Class of 2015
President Eric Kaler is excited about the Class of 2015 and so are many others on campus. From Coach Jerry Kill to Coach Tubby Smith, Goldy Gopher and even the cows - everyone is excited to welcome the Class of 2015 to campus. Share your tassel photo with us on Facebook and tag "University of Minnesota"
Executive MBA alumni explain why the Cranfield MBA was the right course for them.
The Cranfield Executive MBA (Defence)
Dominic McEvoy, Executive MBA (Defence) 2011 describes the course format and benefits.
Liquid crystal and polymer nanocomposites for fast-switching display
Liquid crystal and polymer nanocomposites for fast-switching display, Lecture IV, Chien, Liang-Chy, Kent State University, United States