Clarence Darrow Puts the State on Trial [The new introduction to Clarence Darrow's Resist Not Evil (1903; 2011)] You always remember books that change your mind, because these books are so few and far between. We're drawn to boo
[The new introduction to Clarence Darrow's Resist Not Evil (1903; 2011)]
You always remember books that change your mind, because these books are so few and far between. We're drawn to boo
Volcker: Common sense must prevail in U.S. debt debate
July 14 - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker says the risk of the U.S. defaulting on its debt obligations is real, but Washington will avert a default as common sense should prevail.
Tech analyst Clay Moran discusses Google earnings call
July 14 - Clay Morgan, senior tech analyst at Benchmark, discusses Google's second-quarter earnings and CEO Larry Page's comments on the company's conference call.
Creating harmony between historical and contemporary art
Michael Rush, founding director of the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, talks about the unique harmony of historical and contemporary art that will be displayed at the Broad Art Museum. For more with Rush, read http://news.msu.edu/story/9574 and watch http://youtu.be/9ZEoFtXqA7Q.
Benjamin Franklin, Part 1 of 4
(NOTE: This is essentially a nine-minute podcast. There are no moving images. However, podcasts are sometimes better suited to a particular classroom environment.) This segment starts with his activities in Paris, but then moves into his early life and his relationship with his father, Josiah Franklin.
What is the most efficient way to develop a school safety plan?
This video goes through four basic steps to creating s safe school safety plan. It is a good starting place for all schools. Note: The video is in several sections and should be previewed before being shown as it covers a great many aspects of school safety.
In this video from WVIZ Cleveland, learn about Michael Salinger, a leading Spoken Word performer, and his students as they prepare to compete in a national poetry slam.
In this video from WOSU Columbus, learn about the field of Veterinary Medicine and other animal-related careers.
In a class discussion format, the teacher presents background information about basic human genetics. The number of chromosomes in both body cells and egg and sperm cells is covered, as well as the concept of dominant and recessive alleles. Students determine whether or not they possess the dominant allele for the tongue-rolling gene as an example.
Issue Tracking: Methodology for an Action Project
Details of a methodology that students can use to follow and explore an issue or topic in newspapers, television or radio over a period of time (1-2 weeks).
Learn Vocabulary with New Bleach Ending Theme!
Catchy voice and beautiful lyrics, new Bleach ending theme has become a huge hit in Japan! The song is called, アオイトリ (Aoi Tori) by Fumika. There are so many great vocabulary in this song and I am sure you will have a lot of fun learning while listening to this awesome song! The course starts [...]