Within These Walls
Within These Walls...tells the stories of five families who lived in this house over 200 years and made history in their kitchens and parlors, through everyday choices and personal acts of courage and sacrifice. In this online exhibition from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, students will learn how the Smithsonian acquired the house at 16 Elm Street Ipswich, Massachusetts and saved more than a dozen family stories and 200 years of American social history. They will also lea
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How 'Mainstream' Economics Miseducates About Money and the Fed
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Deep Brain Stimulation Therapy for Movement Disorders
New tools are enabling neuroscientists to break therapeutic ground against daunting disorders like Parkinson’s Disease (PD). Andres Lozano is one “of a small group of heroes,” in Ann Graybiel’s estimate, whose work is yielding astonishing advances on a variety of fronts.

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7.4.1 The introduction of a report
Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect. This unit is designed to help you develop the skills you need to write effectively for academic purposes. You will learn how to interpret questions and how to plan, structure and write your assignment or report.
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Turkey shoots down Syrian plane
Turkey's armed forces shoot down a Syrian plane after it crosses into Turkish airspace. Gavino Garay reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation fo
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4.7 Putting topics into order for the main body of your presentation
Effective communication is the key to a successful presentation. This unit will provide you with a systematic approach to develop the necessary skills. It is important to understand that effective presentation skills can be practised and learned. It is the content of your presentation, and the simple delivery of clear and reasoned arguments, which will help you to achieve your objectives.
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4.6 Generating ideas for the main body of your presentation
Effective communication is the key to a successful presentation. This unit will provide you with a systematic approach to develop the necessary skills. It is important to understand that effective presentation skills can be practised and learned. It is the content of your presentation, and the simple delivery of clear and reasoned arguments, which will help you to achieve your objectives.
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Benign Violations: Making Immoral Behavior Funny
Benign Violations: Making Immoral Behavior Funny
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1.7 Conclusions
How do we learn? Understanding ‘how’ is the key to learning more effectively. This unit looks at the three main categories of theories: the acquisitive, constructivist and experiential models of learning. There is no right way to learn but developing an active approach will ensure that you are open to new ideas.
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PKSOI Transitions Conference: Dr. Rich Yarger
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La didattica della modellazione
progettare per modelli e trasmissione nella didattica di questa competenza,to plan for models and transmission in the didactics of this competence,Istituzione universitaria di secondo e terzo livello (ciclo II e III) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Disegno industriale,Misto (blended),Interazione con il tutor/doc
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A+ Click K-12 Math Test
A+ Click is an interactive collection of more than 1000 mathematical problems and answers for K-1 K-12 school program. It defines the personal level of math knowledge. You move up into the next level if you give 5 correct answers in a row.
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George Rigler Personal War Sketch Form
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Personal War Sketches of the Members of Geo. H. Chapman Post No. 209
Title page to a bound volume of war sketches from members of the G.A.R. Geo. H. Chapman Post in Indianapolis. The illustrations on the page show three American flags and an open book.,The G.A.R. Geo. H. Chapman post was active at least from 1883 to 1913. The post historian initiated a project to get a "personal war sketch" from each member, then combined them into an account. The post was named for Brevet Major General George Henry Chapman of the 3rd Indiana Cavalry.
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Reception of the Ninth Indiana Volunteers at Danville, Kentucky, After Driving Out the Rebels
The 9th Indiana Volunteers are marching down the street in formation. Civilians are greeting them, some waving Union flags. A church is in the background.
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IL CORPO COME POTENZIALITA’ SIMBOLICA ED ESPRESSIVA NELLA RICERCA ARTISTICA CONTEMPORANEA,Istituzione universitaria di secondo e terzo livello (ciclo II e III) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Spiegare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Storia dell'arte,Teoria dell'arte,Misto (blended),Interazione con il contenuto,Guidato,Risorsa per studenti,App
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Il linguaggio come strumento della mente. In che senso l’apprendimento precede lo sviluppo. (terza
Come ha inizio la mente. L’interazione sociale è processo di apprendimento che precede lo sviluppo: l’influsso di Vygotskji. Il linguaggio come strumento della mente. In che senso secondo Bruner l’apprendimento precede lo sviluppo.,Language seen as a mind instrument. In what sens learning comes before the development.(Third lesson)How mind gets started. Social interaction is a learning process that comes before the development: Vygotskji's influence. Language seen as a mind instrument. In
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Common Values and Federalism in Europe
David Hannay, Peter Sutherland and Peter Luff participate in a discussion on Common Values and Federalism in Europe. Part of the Europaeum Conference recorded at St Anthony's College in September 2010.
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Why is Nanotechnology Multidisciplinary? A perspective of one EE
The field of nano-science and nano-technology covers a broad area of expertise. Classical fields of Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, Electrical/Mechanical/Chemical Engineering all are involved in the "new" field f nano. Research and development in that area is by its very nature multi-disciplinary, since I bridge a large length scale from atoms to systems and timescales from femto seconds to eternity. This presentation will give a personal perspective of an electrical engineer in the area o
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