Absolute Value and Number Lines
Using a number line, Sal Khan explores the definition of Absolute Value.   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.  (06:04) There is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen.' 
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Place Value, Part 1 of 3
The instructor breaks the problem down so that the viewer can understand how to: Find the value of the '3' in 4, 356. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. The viewer may wish to open the video to 'full screen' as there is a lot of writing on a small black screen. Sal Khan was the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (02:24)
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Place Value, Part 2 of 3
In this video, the instructor shows how to write a nine-digit number in standard form. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan was the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (04:09)
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Solar Flares
This video starts with questions for students to look for the answers for in the video. It explains the different types of solar flares and how solar activity affects the Earth. Produced specifically for students and is suitable for elementary and older students. 
(This is an Emmy award-winning series of instructional programs that introduces students in grades 3-5 to NASA and integrates mathematics, science, and technology through the use of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), scientific i

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Illustrator E.B. Lewis Talks to Fifth Graders Part 1
Award winning illustrator, E.B Lewis gives a talk to Hidden Oak
Elementary fifth graders on the importance of "Finding Your Passion" in
life. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library District.  He talks to an audience of children about his life, school, and his studio work.

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Illustrator E.B. Lewis Talks to Fifth Graders Part 2
Part 2 of Award winning illustrator, E.B Lewis giving a talk to Hidden Oak Elementary fifth graders on the importance of "Finding Your Passion" in life.

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Searching Google In A Snap
This excellent slideshow (43 slides) shows viewers how to optimize Google searches. Many people use Google every single day and I suspect most don't know how to use it to their advantage. There is no narration, so an educator should supplement the slideshow with more information. The slideshow also demonstrates how educators can set up a individual searching site for their students.
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Planet Earth - Caves
Planet Earth is a multi award-winning 2006 television series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit. Four years in the making, it was the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC.  This episode explores "Planet Earth's final frontier": the world of caves. Run time 9:50
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Planet Earth - Caves 2/5
(Part 2) Planet Earth is a multi award-winning 2006 television series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit. Four years in the making, it was the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC.  This episode explores "Planet Earth's final frontier": the world of caves. Run time 9:51
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Planet Earth - Caves 4/5
Planet Earth is a multi award-winning 2006 television series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit. Four years in the making, it was the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC.  This episode explores "Planet Earth's final frontier": the world of caves. Run time 9:50
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Converting to Slope-Intercept Form
The instructor starts with a very brief review and then demonstrates how to convert linear equations into slope-intercept form and then graph them on a single coordinate plane. 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.  (03:28) There is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen.' 
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Debate Tips: Evaluate Reasoning
Evaluate the other party's reasoning to see if they have a
weak argument. Learn how a soft argument can work to your advantage from a communications and public speaking expert in this
video.


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Solving Percent Problems, Part 1 of 3
This instructor in this video, Sal Khan, discusses how to solve this problem: 150 is 25 percent of what number?

Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen. (06:17)

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Solving Percent Problems, Part 2 of 3
This instructor in this video, Sal Khan, discusses how to solve this problem: 100 is what percent of 80?

Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen. (04:37)

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Solving Percent Problems, Part 3 of 3
This instructor in this video, Sal Khan, discusses how to solve this problem: 78 is 15 percent of what number?

Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen. (05:26)

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Describing the Meaning of Percent, Part 1 of 2
This instructor in this video, Sal Khan, discusses how to solve this problem: Shade 20 percent of the square.  Mr Khan discusses what the word 'percent' means.

Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen. (03:01)

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Describing the Meaning of Percent, Part 2 of 2
This instructor in this video, Sal Khan, discusses how to solve this problem: Show 109 percent by shading the squares.

Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen. (02:22)

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How Much Does a Broadcast Journalist Make?
How much a broadcast journalist makes depends on their specific
job description and on the market size, as a broadcast journalist in Los Angeles can make far more than one in Topeka. Understand the range of journalist salaries with insider information from an award-winning former TV news anchor in this video. Run time 1:23

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How Does Broadcast Radio Work?
Broadcast radio jobs can require attending broadcasting
school, but are much easier to attain today due to the low competition
levels in radio news. Learn about how to become a broadcast radio disc jockey from an award-winning journalist in this video. Run time 2:52

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The Director's Role
Tony Award winning director Doug Hughes ponders his role as a theater director and his responsibility as a voice for the audience.

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Veteran Broadway director Doug Hughes discusses his career and methods with Robert LuPone, the director of the New School for Drama. Hughes is the New School's artist-in-residence for the 2007-8 academic year.

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