Learn about The History of the Korean War
This 3:19 is an overview of the war and the most important aspects of the war. It does not provide much insights into the events, but does explain how China entered the war and how the war never ended. It does explain how the original war ended with a truce. A good video, but the graphics are weak.
March Monthly Sea Ice Concentrations for 1979-1998 (White)
Arctic sea ice concentrations in March of each year from 1979 through 1998
The History of Baseball Opening Day
This two minute video explains some of the history of the opening day of the baseball season and some of the decisions that go into it. Narration by students with just a few specific facts, but most students will not be able to relate to the names.
[20110907 Interview with Christina Bharara–Creator of the Learn Hindi iPhone App.
Learn Hindi on the iPhone or iPod! This application gives an introduction to the Hindi Script (Devanagari) and pronunciation. Speakers are native. More then 400 words and phrases in over...
How Did the Universe Begin?
This fun Web site is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn about the work of Edwin Hubble and how his work contributed to the formation of the Big Bang Theory.
Ronald DePinho, M.D., on employee expectations
On Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, Ronald DePinho, M.D., began his presidency of MD Anderson Cancer Center. Here he shares his expectations of MD Anderson employees. DePinho is internationally recognized for basic and translational research in cancer, aging and age-associated degenerative disorders. He's the fourth full-time president of MD Anderson. DePinho succeeds John Mendelsohn, M.D., who remains on MD Anderson faculty, returning to clinical and translational research as co-director of a new In
Learn About the Explorer Ferdinand Magellan
This 2:17 long video tells the story of how Magellan found the resources for him to try and sail around the world. A good overview.
This seven minute video enables students to find the distance between two points on a line. The lecture format may have to be stopped at times to allow the students to review what was covered.
Digital ?serial vision? - new approach in urban composition teaching
The paper discusses the following problem: How can digital technology are integrated with urban composition teaching to provide a better understanding of the aesthetical and emotional aspects of the city? It argues for the current need for an integration of computer modelling and the approaches developed form the work of K. Lynch, G. Cullen, R. Krier, F. Ching. The paper is based on the experience in design studio teaching and an experiment completed with students. The exercise shows the student
Zin Zin Zin a Violin! - Elementary Performance
Students from Pleasant Grove Elementary perform the poem "Zin, Zin, Zin a Violin!" by Lloyd Moss. The audio quality is good, considering it is being taped from the audience. Students will enjoy watching the choreography that goes along with their performance. (05:01)
Tense Cairo after mob attack on Israel embassy
Sept. 10 - Israeli officials say an attack on their Cairo embassy threatens regional security as well as its relationship with Egypt. Jessica Gray reports.
How To Start Jogging
This two minute video is a lecture about how to prepare to start jogging and does not demonstrate how this is done, relying on a spokesman.
Teaching Organic Chemistry with Blogs and Wikis (JCBMarch07)
This is my first talk at the American Chemical Society conference in Chicago on March 25, 2007. I describe the evolution of my teaching practices using technology over the past few years, involving blogs, wikis, podcasting, vodcasting, games and class workshops.
audio podcast (mp3)
Diamond planet found orbiting a pulsar
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/08/planet-sized-diamond-found-in-orbit.html
LISE08 talk on Second Life in the Chemistry Classroom
I talked about Second Life in the chemistry classroom at the Chemical Heritage Foundation on April 29, 2008. This was part of the 8th Annual Leadership Initiative in Science Education (LISE 8). Most examples involve work done in collaboration with Andrew Lang. At the end I invite the group to an in-world meeting on May 6, 2008 at 13:30 EDT on ACS
Discussion for September 8, 2011
Discussion about historical figures in the history of psychological science as well as various schools of thought and theoretical and conceptual issues that have followed us to the present.
Cunniff, D. (September 2011). University Partnerships with Teachers and Students to Enhance the Teac
This paper examined the role of partnership relationships as they related to school districts and universities. It highlighted programs and delivery modes that could be used to improve […]
11.520 A Workshop on Geographic Information Systems (MIT)
This class uses lab exercises and a workshop setting to help students develop a solid understanding of the planning and public management uses of geographic information systems (GIS). The goals are to help students: acquire technical skills in the use of GIS software; acquire qualitative methods skills in data and document gathering, analyzing information, and presenting results; and investigate the potential and practicality of GIS technologies in a typical planning setting and evaluate possibl
Iran's Ahmadinejad slams West, prompts walk-out
Sept. 22 - Diplomats from the United States and other western nations walk out of the United Nations General Assembly as Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad delivers his address, referring to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York and the Pentagon as a pretext for U.S. attacks on Iraq and Afghanistan. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Rocky tells us how to donate to UTC3
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