Schoolhouse Rock: Let Freedom Ring
The creator of this video put together all the Schoolhouse Rock videos they could find about the American Revolution and the U.S. Constitution and put them all together into one fun and educational video on the American Revolution. Video includes segments from the following School House Rock: The Preamble, No More Kings, Fireworks, Shot Heard 'Round the World. Run time 07:26.
NYIT Vocational Independence Program (VIP); Part 1 of 2
LI News Tonight Host Dana Arschin talks to Dr. Ernst Vanbergeijk and Terri White about NYIT's Vocational Independence Program (VIP). New York Institute of Technology (NYIT). Part 1 of 2
21A.218J Identity and Difference (MIT)
This course explores how identities, whether of individuals or groups, are produced, maintained, and transformed. Students will be introduced to various theoretical perspectives that deal with identity formation, including constructions of "the normal." We will explore the utility of these perspectives for understanding identity components such as gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion, language, social class, and bodily difference. By semester's end students will unders
Kids' Factory Music-"Who Stole the Alphabet?"
This video by Kids Factory is a really cute way to review the alphabet. The main character is an octopus who tries to find out who stole the alphabet. Beautiful illustrations are shown as the song is sung (3:15).
U.S aircraft carrier in S. Korea
The U.S.S. Carl Vinson calls in at Busan port while small protests greet a vist to South Korea by Japan's defence minister.
Civilians hit by Ivory Coast unrest
Thousands are displaced and markets are grinding to a halt as the political violence continues.
Praying for Haiti a year after quake
As the first anniversary of the devastating quake approaches, victims look for ways to find healing.
Transportation Revolution: A Slideshow
This is a brief slideshow on the transportation revolution. Although it has some good points, it is perhaps best as an example of what students can do as part of their classwork.
Lesson 71 – Coffee Break Spanish
Welcome back to our Coffee Break Spanish listeners who have been patiently waiting for the continuation of the series. In lessons 71-80 you’ll be following a mini soap-opera featuring English student Andrew who is learning Spanish in Spain, and his new friend María-José, who’ll be getting to know him and helping him with h
Economy bouncing back-Fed survey
Summary of business headlines: Economic optimism spreading-Fed report; Geithner urges China to move faster on yuan; Oil gains as blizzard blows; Wall Street ends higher.
18.01SC Single Variable Calculus (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This calculus course covers differentiation and integration of functions of one variable, and concludes with a brief discussion of infinite series. Calculus is fundamental to many scientific disciplines including physics, engineering, and economics.
When Would a Bar Graph Best Be Used?
When Would a Bar Graph Best Be Used?. Part of the series: Math Lessons and Study Tips. A bar graph is best used when someone wants to compare two pieces of data. Use a bar graph to make data more accessible to people with help from an author and tutor.
From Farm to Fridge Part 1
Follow a family of dairy farmers in Florida throughout their work day. Younger students might really enjoy seeing the baby cow being fed by a large bottle. (5:12)
Flooding worsens in Brazil
Aabout 60 miles north of Rio de Janeiro - torrents of mud and water set off by heavy rains left a trail of destruction - toppling houses, buckling roads and burying entire families. Jon Decker reports.
UMMC Employees Celebrate Leapfrog Recognition
This one-minute video showcases footage from the Leapfrog celebration held on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 to honor the Medical Center being recognized as a Leapfrog Group "Hospital of the Decade." This honor came as a result of the Medical Center being named as one of the nation's best hospitals for patient safety and quality of care for the fifth year in a row. The celebration was held in the Medical Center's Weinberg Atrium, where employees had the opportunity to be photographed with the Leapfr
Genocide Conference Panel 1: “Defining the 'Crime without a Name'"
This panel will compare various instances of genocide and explore the possibility of developing models that can be used to prevent the occurrence of genocide. Marie Fleming, Professor of Philosophy, Florida State University; Juan Mendez, President, International Center for Transitional Justice, New York, & former Special Adviser to the U.N. Secretar
The Ignorance of New York Magazine [Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "The Ignorance of 'New York Magazine.'"] On Boxing Day, December 26, New York magazine ran an article — "The Trouble with
[Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "The Ignorance of 'New York Magazine.'"]
On Boxing Day, December 26, New York magazine ran an article — "The Trouble with
It's Your Time - Harrisburg - Why Harrisburg
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Open Classroom: Demography is Destiny 01-13-11 #1 Continued
Open Classroom Series 01-13-11 Demography is Destiny Demographic Change: From the Family to the World Barry Bluestone
Notre Dame Remembers Haiti Earthquake
Members of the University of Notre Dame community gathered at the Grotto for a prayer service on the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010. Learn more about Notre Dame's commitment to Haiti: http://committedtohaiti.nd.edu.