Improving West Corridor Design
This lesson uses the FasTracks Living Lab, a web portal to interactive train (transit) traffic data for a major metropolitan city. In this lesson, students will first evaluate whether a particular section of the transit system is functioning in an efficient manner and whether it is meeting design requirements. Then, students will suggest design improvements and evaluate whether they make a positive impact on the performance of the transit system. Throughout this lesson, students will work with r
Hear a CMU student give a snapshot of what goes on inside Doherty.
Application Letter for a Job
This is a conversation lesson to revise careers agus the requirements which go with them agus the layout of a letter so that the pupils will write their own application letter for a job.
English Tutorial on Jane Schaeffer Body Paragraph Format
This nine minute video explains the Jane Schaeffer body paragraph writing format and includes the purpose of each of the eight sentences and provide a sample paragraph. Unfortunately, this video is all talking and there isn't any examples shown. A good overview to start this process.
Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Lower the Debt Ceiling [An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.] Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
[An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.]
Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
The Best Preparation for the SATs
The Best Preparation for the SATs - Gaston Caperton, president and CEO of The College Board, talks about how doing your homework everyday is the best preparation for the SAT. (02:22)
Make a Pendulum
Worksheet with instructions on how to make a pendulum and exploring its properties. Also provides opportunities for the recording of predictions and measurements.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Open Surgery (Spanish)
This patient education program reviews wrist anatomy, the symptoms, causes, and treatment options for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, particularly the benefits and risks of surgery. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
WMAP: The First Detailed Full Sky Picture of the Oldest Light in the Universe
This site allows users to study maps and read a description about the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP), which has made a new determination of the age of the universe and collected data on the oldest light in the universe, microwave "light" captured from 379,000 years after the Big Bang.
William and Kate take Hollywood by storm
July 10 - Britain's Prince William and Kate elicit screams from fans at a Hollywood dinner to promote British film and television talent. Lindsey Parietti reports.
Cairo activists block government building
July 10 - Egyptian demonstrators holding a sit-in in Cairo's Tahrir Square shut down an important government building and vow to escalate the protests until their demands are met. Simon Hanna reports.
Patient Education Classes for Cancer Patients
Like many patients, Chanel was having bothersome side effects from chemotherapy. While waiting for an appointment, she noticed the Patient Education Class Calendar, and decided to attend the upcoming class, "What You Can Do About Treatment Side Effects." The Patient Education Office collaborates with clinical staff to provide cancer patients, caregivers and the general public with accurate, reliable information to help them make intelligent decisions about cancer care. Services include patient
The week ahead: July 21st 2011
Rupert Murdoch fends off criticism over his leadership, America grapples with its debt ceiling and Peru inaugurates a new president
Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management
A public health seminar delivered January 24, 2011 by Dr. John Billimek, Ph.D. Seminar title: Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management.
Oma of opa als oppas?
At the end of this unit you can derive pros and cons by listening to a plea, for instance about grandparents providing child care.
Speech exercise: Savon de Marseille
You will be able to explain the make-up and function of several products. You will be able to recommend suitable products using the right arguments.
Une excursion à Dinant: een uitstap naar Dinant
Als secretaris/ secretaresse van een bedrijf breng je je collega's schriftelijk op de hoogte van de activiteiten die door de directie georganiseerd worden. Je geeft ook aan of deze activiteiten je aanspreken of niet.