What is a Primary Source
Geisel Productions Web Series Defines primary (versus secondary) sources of information. UCSD Social Sciences & Humanities Library http://sshl.ucsd.edu
This video uses the assassination of JFK as examples, including some of the live video and radio footage. May not be suitable for young students.
2014 MIT Excellence Awards
2014 MIT Excellence Awards
How to Say the Colors of the Rainbow in Spanish
Learn the colors of the rainbow in Spanish.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The Ohio Reading Road Trip video series from ThinkTV Dayton is an exciting literary journey across Ohio and through time. It takes students inside the novels, short stories, and poems of some of Ohio's most famous and beloved writers. In this video learn about author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Living in Cincinnati prior to the Civil War, she met the Underground Railroad Conductors who lived in and around the small town of Ripley, Ohio, along the Ohio River. From them she learned of the pli
Education For Whom and For What?
Noam Chomsky, a world-renowned linguist, intellectual and political activist, spoke at the University of Arizona on Feb. 8, 2012. His lecture, "Education: For Whom and For What?" featured a talk on the state of higher education, followed by a question-and-answer session. Chomsky, an Institute Professor and a Professor Emeritus of Linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he worked for more than 50 years, has been concerned with a range of education-related issues in recent
Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring
The intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring service works to identify new neurological impairment during surgery to allow for prompt correction, provides functional guidance to the surgeons and ultimately the best patient outcomes. Related Links: Perioperative Services http://www.umm.edu/perioperative-services/ Department of Anesthesiology http://medschool.umaryland.edu/anesthesiology/ UMMC Division of General Surgery http://www.umm.edu/general_surgery/
THON: Penn State students make a difference
THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. Penn State students make it happen to support children with cancer and their families. See what it's like to be a part of it, and dance for the kids!
Act Big: Dare to See - Kaia Stern - Harvard Thinks Big
Kaia Stern Director of the Prison Studies Project Visiting Faculty at Harvard Divinity School Visiting Faculty in Sociology at Harvard University Visiting Faculty in African and African American Studies at Harvard University
Rational Exponent Rules - Problem 1 of 4
This video is a continuation and presents an example that demonstrates how to apply the rules for rational exponents. This example explains how to simplify a rational expression with fractional exponents. (2:17)
Rational Exponent Rules - Problem 4 of 4
This video is a continuation and provides an example that demonstrates how to simplify a higher degree radical expression by applying the rules for rational exponents. (1:44)
Simplifying Radicals Using Rational Exponents
This video explains how to simplify roots that are either greater than four or have a term raised to a large number by rewriting the problem using rational exponents. Remember that every root can be written as a fraction, with the denominator indicating the root's power. When simplifying radicals, since a power to a power multiplies the exponents, the problem is simplified by multiplying all the exponents together. (1:44)
Simplifying Radicals Using Rational Exponents - Problem 1 of 2
This video is a continuation and provides an example problem that demonstrates how to simplify roots that have a term raised to a large number by using rational exponents to rewrite the problem. (1:23)
Choosing the Right College
This short video interview goes over the major points to look for when selecting a college. A good overview.(Scroll down for the video.)
The Hunger Games - Official Theatrical Trailer + Review
This selection contains the official trailer for the film The Hunger Games based on the novel by Suzanne Collins. Set in the future in Panem, which was once known as North America, the capitol keeps the people in line by sending one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. ( 3:40)
Rediscovering the Daguerreotype
Working from scratch, artist Jerry Spagnoli reinvented the complex 19th-century daguerreotype process, a unique and highly detailed photographic image captured on a mirror-like, silver-coated copper plate. Spagnoli's images are permeated with a disti...
Militants in Falluja say they will "punish" Iraqi government supporters
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Militants who have seized the Iraqi city of Falluja say they will "punish" those supporting the government led by Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, while plans for a military offensive are underway. Jillian Kitchener reports. Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics includin
We didn't Start the Fire
Video slideshow of a brief history of America with musical accompaniment by Billy Joel's "We Didn't Start the Fire." At best a little entertainment. Goes too fast to be of value as a learning tool. Students will not know most images.
The Fall of Rome part 6 - Docudrama series
After the battle, the Emperor's army is defeated. Alaric's men want revenge. They want to destroy the city. Alaric marches into Rome and tries to get people´s support.
Rezept (and key to grammar exercise)
Rezept (and key to grammar exercise).
75th Anniversary of "These Are Our Lives"
The 75th anniversary of "These Are Our Lives," a book of life histories from the Federal Writers' Project and a seminal volume from the New Deal era was celebrated during a Books & Beyond program. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6429