Alfie Kohn vs Dwight Schrute: Incentives for Students?
If Alfie Kohn watched The Office, this is what I think he would say about Schrute Bucks. This is really about incentives with a touch of humor. (2:09)
CI Days at Purdue 2010 What is CI?
What is CI? session on December 8, 2010 with Russ Hobby, Internet pioneer, Internet2 Program Manager for Science and Engineering, and Chief Technical Architect of the End-To-End Performance Initiative for Internet2.
Hoofdbewerkingen : Wandplaat Op deze wandplaat vind je de vier hoofdbewerkingen: optellen, aftrekken, vermenigvuldigen en delen. Bij elke bewerking staat een oefening. Onder elk getal van de oefening zien leerlingen de juiste benaming.
Op deze wandplaat vind je de vier hoofdbewerkingen: optellen, aftrekken, vermenigvuldigen en delen. Bij elke bewerking staat een oefening. Onder elk getal van de oefening zien leerlingen de juiste benaming.
Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Amazon Tree Frogs
This video shows the glider tree frog of the Amazon and its mating rituals. Great illustrations and commentary but not appropriate for younger audiences (running time: 3:01). Excellent photography.
Lesson 70 – Coffee Break Spanish
In lesson 70 of Coffee Break Spanish we’re dealing with one of the trickiest things to do in a foreign language: make telephone calls. When you can’t see the person to whom you are speaking, it makes things that bit more difficult! In this episode you’ll learn the standard phrases used when making phone calls [...]
Survival Phrases #54 - CSP 4 - What do you think about your Japanese fans
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! If it weren’t for your fans, you wouldn’t be famous in the first place, right? So when you wanna show a little love to your fans, try out some of these gems for maximum impact! You’ll probably even pick up a few more by showing you try harder [...]
Colombia siezes 6 tonnes of cocaine
Colombia police intercepts three containers of cocaine destined for the U.S.
Estonia to adopt euro
Estonia will become the 17th member of the eurozone when it adopts the common currency on January 1, but some in the Baltic state are critical of the timing.
CAPUT 007 GRAMMATICA JANUALIS COMENII
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
This video teaches the action verb as one part of English grammar. If you can do it, it's a verb. The students will be moving along with the song. Clap, jump, shake. Run time 04:05.
African Rock Art engravings and carvings in the Sahara Africa
This video shows examples of African Rock Art and engravings in the Sahara. There is some narration, but the teacher must provide context and a map of the area would help students understand better.
Pope targets Pakistan blasphemy law
Pope Benedict calls on Pakistan to repeal its controversial blasphemy law that condemns those who speak against Islam to death.
This sing-along video features students performing a Rounding Rap song that describes the basic steps for rounding numbers. (2:40)
STAR TRACK Program Provides HIV-Positive Youth with Access to Care
The Adolescent Special Teens At-Risk, Together Reaching Access, Care and Knowledge (STAR TRACK) Program offers outreach, education and prevention services to youth, young adults and their communities in Baltimore City. It is an interdisciplinary program within the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine designed to address the complicated needs of adolescents who are infected with HIV. In this six-minute video, staff members John Flannery, Chakeisha Dickens and Mayo McClinton talk about
4.1 Introduction Let us turn now to the problem of consciousness. What exactly is the issue here that so divides philosophers and is the focus of such vigorous debate? In broad terms, it is the question of the place of consciousness in the world – the question of how it arises and how it is related to processes in the brain. It is hard to deny that consciousness is closely dependent on the brain. Changes in the brain can affect consciousness (think of the effects of anaesthetics and psychedelic drugs), and
Let us turn now to the problem of consciousness. What exactly is the issue here that so divides philosophers and is the focus of such vigorous debate? In broad terms, it is the question of the place of consciousness in the world – the question of how it arises and how it is related to processes in the brain. It is hard to deny that consciousness is closely dependent on the brain. Changes in the brain can affect consciousness (think of the effects of anaesthetics and psychedelic drugs), and
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
Rioting in Algiers
Security forces in Algeria clash with protesters over food prices and unemployment. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.