Workshop 1: The Many Faces of Learning
In this introductory workshop, you will meet the guest educators featured in the series and hear why they think it is important to continually examine the learning process. You will also have an opportunity to reflect on your own personal beliefs about learning and see clips of classrooms that will be presented in more detail in later workshops.
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
Tower Poetry 2014: Annunciation
Winner of the 2014 Christopher Tower Poetry Competition, Dominic Hand, reads his poem entitles 'Annunciation'.
Creating Beautiful Wordpress Sites
More and more teachers are discovering blogging...and using it with their students. Just make sure that students do not give out personal details about themselves. Ann Zerega leads us through an example of converting a static website to a WordPress website, using the Thesis theme.
Personal Space for Young Children
Introduces the idea of personal space to young children with slides of children's drawings. Gives proper social skills associated with personal space. Grades pre-K-3. (1:45 min.)
Example Of A Personal Narrative Essay
A student shares his narrative essay on his middle school experiences. He reads some of the details from his essay and explains how to use tone and details in a personal narrative.
Tech guru David Pogue proves that the iPod is much more than a personal stereo. Shows the other things you can do with your iPod if it is connected to your computer.
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Did you know that you can use the iPod as a hard drive to copy and save data files? Check out the extras menu to find out what else you can do with it. Tech guru David Pogue proves that the iPod is much more than a personal stereo.
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democracy it is! | Responsibilities of Citizens
Young activists show personal and communal responsibility in school and community settings. democracy it is! is a multimedia civics project. Through student re-enactments, student government and student responsibilities are explained. is explained
Economics Lesson Cosby Style
In this 1980's segment from "The Cosby Show" Cliff tries to teach Theo about personal economics (income and expenses). Cliff uses Monopoly money and a touch of humor to help motivate Theo to work hard in school. Run time 04:27.
Debt has now become a part of everyday life, with personal debt in the UK topping £1.1 trillion in 2005. In this unit, you will explore the different types of debt and loans and some of the associated concepts, arming yourself with more information to plan your financial future.
"You've Got A Friend" Duet: Carole King and James Taylor Live At The Troubador
May 3, 2010? (5:16) These two contemporary classic vocalists combine their musical talents to present a hit song recorded by them both individually in 1971. The videography is a bit spotty, but the vocals are true. Very pleasing musical and personal interaction and artistic communication.
Adam Savage Sings Smeagol
At w00tstock 2.5.1 in San Francisco, MythBuster and My Close Personal Friend Adam Savage (TM) sings a song of Gollum. Paul and Storm accompany him.
A Personal Reflection: School Partnerships
In Summer 2007, a Virginia Tech Doctoral cohort completed EDAE 6924, School Community Partnerships. Here is a personal reflection authored by Toni Childress.
A Personal Reflection Paper on the Importance of Self-Analysis of Communication and Listening Skills
In Summer 2007, a Virginia Tech Doctoral cohort completed EDAE 6924, School Community Partnerships. Here is a personal reflection authored by Stanley Jones.
Steve Wozniak, co founder of Apple, is on The Hour. Wozniak's entire life was filled with fooling around with electronics. He wanted a computer that looked like a typewriter. In 1975, in his computer club, he was driven to design something that would become a personal computer.
The Art of Science Advice to Policy Makers: Lessons from the U.S. National Academies
In this installment of the Bloomberg Leadership Series, Dr. Fineberg shares the personal experiences and professional insights that have informed his leadership style and his approach to formulating sound and persuasive policy recommendations.
Instant Publishing (#14)
Maybe you don't need a whole web site, hosting etc… to accomplish what you want to do on the web. Maybe a wiki or a blog is all you need. This video takes a look at some of the instant publishing sites and some of the issues around them like My Space and personal information sharing. [08:34
Jeremy Siegel: Interest Rates Look Stable, but Beware the China Bubble
The U.S. economy may be getting stronger, but that doesn't mean interest rates will go up when the Federal Reserve meets next week on January 31. According to Wharton finance professor Jeremy Siegel, interest rates should hold firm at their current level for quite a while, and "the big question for the market is whether there will be any drops at all this year." He believes there is "a balance in the economy between strength and moderate inflation," and the Fed is unlikely to move interest rates
Student Voices: Cyber-bullying (Part 1)
Student Voices is an Emmy Award winning show produced by Comcast. This segment highlights cyber-bullying where teens discuss their personal experiences of b...