NCLD's RTI Leadership Forum - Nancy Ventrudo
Race and Student Achievement
Meteors: Crash Course Astronomy #23
Today Phil helps keep you from ticking off an astronomer in your life by making sure you know the difference between a meteor, meteorite, and meteoroid. When the Earth plows through the stream emitted by a comet we get a meteor shower. Meteors burn up about 100 km above the Earth, but some survive to hit the ground. Most of these meteorites are rocky, some are metallic, and a few are a mix of the two. Very big meteorites can be a very big problem, but there are plans in the works to prevent us f
Engaging students, engaging industry and engaging enterprise
This reflective case study and poster relates to a specific event staged by students and examines the phases and critical points within the whole process. It identifies some key learning outcomes for all involved
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx | Talks at Google
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx stops by the Googleplex for a conversation with Eric Schmidt on a new analysis from the U.S. Department of Transportation, “Beyond Traffic," which anticipates the trends and choices facing our transportation system over the next three decades.
Troubles close pyramids
Pyramids shut because of Egyptian unrest.
Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This unit will help you to realise that essays are not to be feared. You will learn how important it is to answer the question that is set and that your style of writing is as communicative as possible.
Simmons Luminary Award Interview-Ed Neuhaus
Neuhaus Education Center was the regional recipient of the SMU Simmons Luminary Award for 2010-11 for its extraordinary commitment to improving people's lives through education.
Clinical impact of changes in drug clearance
Examines some of the factors which affect total body clearance of a drug and how this, in turn, influences a drug's clinical impact.
Asking the right question
This RLO outlines why asking the right question can help in the search for evidence, and explains how to construct good questions using the PICO technique.
Action of drugs that target enzymes
To describe how enzymes function and how drug inhibitors block this action.
Explains the appropriate use of gloves in a clinical environment
Anger over German austerity plan
As officials from International Monetary Fund inspect Greece's finances resentment smoulders over Germany's austerity plan for the euro zone.
Calculating medicines for children: applying standard formula
This RLO is aimed at providing examples of how to calculate medicines, specifically for children but it relates well to any aspect of calculating medicines.
Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
Video demonstrating how to measure the density of a brick using the water displacement method.
How ligand-gated ion channel receptors communicate messages
This learning object explains how ligand-gated channel receptors signal messages.
Measuring peak flow
This learning resource explains how to use peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR) to measure respiratory function.