John Minns - Protecting the Amazonian rainforest of Ecuador
Dr John Minns discusses a world-first project led by ANU researchers looking at whether pristine rainforest can be preserved from oil extraction. This video accompanies a feature in the Spring 2012 edition of ANU Reporter, the quarterly magazine of The Australian National University. To read the article go to: http://news.anu.edu.au/?p=16421 To view an online version of the magazine: http://issuu.com/anureporter/docs/anu_reporter_spring12
Afghanistan panel discussion - John Blaxland, Paul Lushenko and Daniel Marston
It's the United States' longest-running war and has been called Australia's second Vietnam. Three military experts - John Blaxland, Paul Lushenko and Daniel Marston - offer their insights on the war in Afghanistan, why Australia joined in and what the future may hold for the war-torn state.This video accompanies a feature in the Spring 2012 edition of ANU Reporter, the quarterly magazine of The Australian National University. To read the article go to: http://news.anu.edu.au/?p=16471 To view a
Advertising Jingles 1
Children listen to several jingles recorded from television or radio and comment on them in terms of given criteria.
Authors at Google: Rob Reid, "Year Zero: A Novel"
An alien advance party was suddenly nosing around my planet. Worse, they were lawyering up. . . . In the hilarious tradition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Rob Reid takes you on a headlong journey through the outer reaches of the universe—and the inner workings of our absurdly dysfunctional music industry. Low-level entertainment lawyer Nick Carter thinks it's a prank, not an alien encounter, when a redheaded mullah and a curvaceous nun show up at his office. But Frampton and Car
Introduction to the Multilingual App Toolkit The Multilingual App Toolkit will help you to create your apps in mulitple languages to reach more markets.
The Multilingual App Toolkit will help you to create your apps in mulitple languages to reach more markets.
Portion Control for Heart-Healthy Living
Nutritionist Jane Hedges shares tips to help kids understand what a portion is and how to fill their plates with the right amounts of healthy food choices. She also shares tips to help kids eat the right amounts of foods when dining out.
Effective Searching, Part 2 - Khan Academy
Sal Khan, with a friend, show how to conduct a more challenging search on the Internet. In this clip, Sal Khan tries to find the population growth of India and the US. (08:21)
Economy 2012: Harman CEO say China's lux demand not dead yet
Aug 27 - There are no signs of a slowdown in luxury sales in China with consumers still buying high-end car brands like BMW, Porsche and Audi, according to Harman CEO, Dinesh Paliwal.
Disciplinary Thinking - Themes overview & Resource listing
Description: An overview of all resources within the themes for the Disciplinary Thinking project. Theme: Overview of all themes Subject: HE - Education Author: Colleen McKenna and Jane Hughes: HEDERA, 2012 Owner: The University of Bath Audience: Educational developers within accredited programmes and courses in higher education. Issue Date: 6/09/2012 Version: Final License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License. (CC-BY-SA 2.0) Keyword
Responsible Tourism Marketing Short Version
Title: How to market and communicate your sustainability efforts in tourism and hospitality- 12 minute video This video will make you see sustainability differently. It explains why your current sustainability messages make little impact on your customers, and how integrating sustainability in your company strategy will give you more meaningful, customer focused results. Read the report www.visitengland.com/keepitreal (25min) Like the video? Then take a half day course. We will work together t
Gestión y estructura de investigación en ciencias sociales y fuentes de información en el estudio
Este contenido aporta los conocimientos necesarios para saber planificar, regular y evaluar qué técnicas, cuándo y cómo, por qué y para qué, se han de aplicar unos contenidos determinados con el objetivo de aprenderlos y que el alumno se vuelva estratégico.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Students - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS undergrads and alumni from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
TED407 Session 2 Fall 2012
U.S. Morning Call: AIG creeps away from Uncle Sam
Sep 10 - U.S. Treasury launches $18 billion AIG stock offering, and Chinese trade data points to global slowdown.
Foreign Policy School 2012: Turkish Perspectives on Middle East Developments
Professor Kemal Kirisci of the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Boğaziçi University, Turkey, gives his presentation at the 47th Otago Foreign Policy School on the topic of “Turkish Perspectives on Middle East Developments”. 23 June 2012.
Foreign Policy School 2012: Israeli Perspectives on Middle East Developments
Professor Meir Litvak of the Moshe Dayan Centre for Middle Eastern and African Studies, Tel Aviv University, Israel, gives his presentation at the 47th Otago Foreign Policy School on the topic of “Israeli Perspectives on Middle East Developments”. 23 June 2012.
Intro to Singapore Math with Char Forsten--Part 1
This is an excellent professional development resource for schools who are implementing Singapore Math in their classrooms. Singapore Math encourages algebraic thinking, reduces complexity, promotes deeper understanding, and enhances problem solving skills. The CPA approach by Jerome Bruner is discussed (concrete, pictorial, abstract)(14:39)
Place Value Is Like Magic Amy Schofield BA (Hons) - Primary Education Residential
Place Value Is Like Magic
Place Value Concept Demonstrated
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Amy Schofield BA (Hons) - Primary Education Residential