Interview with James Martin
Dr James Martin is a computer scientist and founding benefactor of the James Martin 21st Century School.
Ghosts, Witches and Portents in Early Modern Europe: Seminar 19: The Crime of Witchcraft validated b
Ghosts, Witches and Portents in Early Modern Europe: Seminar 19: The Crime of Witchcraft validated by a monarch
Kevin Mitnick tells us about his life as a computer hacker
Anthony De Rosa talks to Kevin Mitnick - once considered the most-wanted computer criminal in the United States.
Saludos y presentaciones en chino
Escucha algunas de las frases más comunes para una primera charla con alguien. (1:30)
I learn best when... pt 4 (final)
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Buddy Guy performing "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl"
This video shows Buddy Guy performing "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl" live.
B.B. King on Ralph Gleason's Jazz Casual 1968 Part 2
This video shows B.B. King playing live on B.B. King on Ralph Gleason's Jazz Casual 1968
B.B. King - guitar
Sonny Freeman - drums
James Toney - organ
Mose Thomas - trumpet
Lee Gatling - sax
An animated Koala give information about natural landscapes in this brief video clip.(Only the koala is on the video)
Instructor (who appears to be teaching a high school science class) is using a life-sized model to demonstrate specifics about the circulatory system.
How the Body Responds to Excercise
This video segment adapted from NOVA describes the effect of exercise on the body and defines one measure used to gauge aerobic fitness. VO2 max (maximal volume of oxygen uptake) is a measurement of how well the body gets and consumes the oxygen that muscles need in order to sustain activity. Learn how the entire cardiovascular system benefits from exercise and how the body's response to the demands of physical activity is a survival mechanism. Nice illustration of how the respiratory,circulator
Rotation Lesson, Part 1
This video illustrates how to do a Rotation. An instructor shows the viewer how to do a rotation by demonstrating it using a compass and protractor. The logo for the web site that made the video is across the paper during the entire lesson, making it difficult to see the finer points of the instruction.(04:29)
Puppeteer Kammeraad on Education
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Bowdoin College Franco American Symposium - Nov. 14
Bowdoin College honored its own French roots with the three-day symposium Celebrating the Franco-American Heritage of Maine co-sponsored by the Bowdoin College Multicultural Affairs Program and the departments of Government and Romance Languages.
Libertà di insegnamento e autonomia di insegnamento: evoluzione e paradossi della legislazione - Il D.P.R. 275/99: conquista o problema? - Le difficoltà per un insegnamento non eterodiretto : la sperimentazione dell'autonomia senza didattica - - Finalità e strumenti, passaggio di culture e di poteri - La valorizzazione delle diversità: democrazia e educazione- La complessità del “patto” scuola-società – Selezione e orientamento: urgenze ed istanze - Il ruolo della selezione nella fu
Mechanics: Motion, Forces, Energy and Gravity, from Particles to Planets - Free online course
Want to know more about mechanics, the basis of much of physics, engineering and other technological disciplines? It begins by quantifying motion, and then explaining it in terms of forces, energy, momentum and forces including gravity. This allows us to analyse the operation of many familiar phenomena around us, but also the mechanics of planets, stars and galaxies. Click here to signup for our free course: http://bit.ly/1bKo8Qy
The Perils of Short-Term Thinking
It’s hard to ignore shareholder demands for quarterly earnings miracles. But too often what looks like “success” today can inhibit a company’s competitiveness tomorrow.
In this video, Sal Khan, clarifies some points on evolution and intelligent design. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. Suitable for high school students.
Carl Sagan (Evolution)
A segment from Cosmos in which Carl Sagan discusses his theory on evolution
Human Evolution Overview - Khan Academy
This video clip focuses on the extinction of the dinosaurs to the advent of humanity. Sal Khan uses computer software and photos to accompany his lecture. (12:26)
How to Become a CEO
The best ways to become a CEO are by starting a company or joining one in which there is room for movement and growth. This video explains what a CEO does, but never tells the student what CEO means (Chief Executive Officer). Best used on career day, perhaps.