Zappers: why you should be using them
Zappers: why you should be using them - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:Personal response systems
Things to do with your first personal tutorial
Things to do with your first personal tutorial - Hugh Davis Keywords:Tutorial
Projecting Yourself On-Line
Projecting Yourself On-Line - Hugh Davis Keywords:Personal Web Page
Toward India 2020: Challenges and Opportunities
People sometimes ask Montek Singh Ahluwalia questions loaded with “aspirational objectives,” such as when India will “get rid of poverty.” Few are as well equipped to respond as Ahluwalia, one of the architects of India’s breathtaking economic transformation.
The current income of an average Indian cit
What’s New at the MIT Center for Future Civic Media?
Based on this roster of speakers, the MIT Center for Future Civic Media exists in a constant state of productive ferment, if not adrenaline rush. In a series of brief, timed talks, 13 (!) researchers describe projects to help communities leverage self-knowledge into useful change or even transformation.
SeaWiFS Biosphere: Whole Earth
A composite of data from September 97 to June 99, SeaWiFS views the living, breathing Earth, taking a record of natural and human activities.
Space to Ground - 02/21/14
NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station. Got a question or comment? Use #spacetoground to talk to us. Learn more about Orbital Sciences' Cygnus: http://www.nasa.gov/orbital Learn more about Spinal Ultrasound: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/research/experiments/944.html Follow the ISS crew on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/NASA_Astronauts Mike Hopkins: http://www.twitter.com/AstroIllini Rick Mastracchio: http://www.twi
This unit will help you to identify and use information in maths and statistics, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of organ
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation demonstrating bending moment of uniformly distributed load
History Channel - Biography: Lord Byron Part 4 of 5
NOTE: Educators/Parents: Because of the nature of Lord Byron's life. this biography is suitable for older high school students only. An episode of the series Biography on History Channel dedicated to Lord Byron and produced in 2004. 'George Gordon Byron, later Noel, 6th Baron Byron of Rochdale FRS (22 January 1788– 19 April 1824) was a British poet and a leading figure in Romanticism. Among Byron's best-known works are the brief poems 'She Walks in Beauty', 'When We Two Parted,' and 'So, We'll
"The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday: Unexpected Encounters in t
A talk by New York Times journalist Neil MacFarquhar. His book, "The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday" reveals a cross-section of unsung, dynamic men and women pioneering political and social change. There is the Kuwaiti sex therapist in a leather suit with matching red headscarf, and the Syrian engineer advocatin
Creating New Billion Dollar IT-based Business in the 21st Century
University of Washington president Mark Emmert welcomes multi-disciplined academics, PhD students and leading company innovators to the inaugural University of Washington Seattle Innovation Symposium & Research Series. In this program, David Croson describes the importance of sustained innovation and emerging technologies to the survival of companies in the 21st century. David Croson, PhD, associate professor, Southern Methodist University 09/13/2005
IT Innovation: Investments, Process, and Results
University of Washington professor and Chair of the Computer Science and Engineering Department, Ed Lazowska provides an overview of the ongoing process of innovation that has made America the world leader in information technology. For more than 50 years, a complex partnership of industry, academia, and government has driven the field forward. Today's industry product innovations build upon previous research results, largely funded by the federal government and carried out in university labs. I
Development of Patient-Centered Views of Laboratory and Pathology Reports
Development of patient-centered views of laboratory and pathology reports" will review local efforts to apply patient-centered outcomes research methods to the construction of pathology reports that are understandable and meaningful to patients. These efforts will be framed in the context of federal legislation mandating the "Meaningful Use" of electronic health records, which includes development of patient-facing personal health records, through which patients will be able to access health inf
Adam Shankam: "Rock of Ages", Talks at Google
"Adam Shankman is a film director and choreographer. He has been a judge on the television program ""So You Think You Can Dance,"" directed several films like ""A Walk to Remember,"" ""Bringing Down The House,"" and a remake of ""Hairspray,"" and choreographed many things including one of the Spice Girls' tours. He recently joined us here in Mountain View to discuss his latest film ""Rock of Ages,"" which is set in 1987 Los Angeles. It's about two young people chasing their dreams in the big
How to Mend and Hem Clothes : How to Use a Hand Sewn Blind Stitch to Fix a Tear
Learn how to use the hand sewn blind stitch to repair a tear in clothing with expert step-by-step instruction in this clothing repair video clip. (3:27)
citizED Primary Strand: Primary Design & Technology and Citizenship
An article from the Citizenship Initial Teacher Training Professional Resource Network (citizED) giving a personal view of some of the links between Design & Technology and Citizenship.
1.1.2 Key Resources
This unit will help you to identify and use information in Science and Nature, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of organis
Design and technology
Design and technology Can you help? I have to write a personal rationale that sets out a coherent philosophy for the learning and teaching of design and technology (textiles and food) in the secondary school. I must refer to the work of prominent and recent D&T (food and textiles) educators and practitioners, and was hoping you could recommend a good place to start.
Personal digital assistants
Personal digital assistants For my dissertation I am concentrating on the area of: How do PDAs (Personal Digital Assistants) enhance the teaching and learning in the Primary classroom? Please email any links that could benefit my research. Regards.