Georgetown Daily 5, Part 1
This selection contains a video of a teacher describing strategies she uses for read to self and read to someone in her classroom. Several tips are provided for helping students achieve success including keeping students on-task and a framework for defining unknown words. ( 7:26)
Implementing Kronecker Products Efficiently
This collection of modules is from a Rice University, ECE Department Technical Report written around September 1994. It grew out of the doctoral and post doctoral research of Ivan Selesnick working with Prof. C. Sidney Burrus at Rice. Earlier reports on this work were published in the ICASSP and ISCAS conference proceedings in 1992-94 and a fairly complete report was published in the IEEE Transaction on Signal Processing in January 1996.
The week ahead: August 11th 2011
An important anniversary for currency markets, a poignant ceremony for Berliners and a dangerous horse race for the Sienese
Empowering the future
Dr Bill Nuttall and Professor Robin Grimes discuss options for a "Two-Stage Nuclear Renaissance" in the journal Science. We need to prepare and plan for expansion now in order to have sufficient options for nuclear power in the future, says Dr Nuttall.
Young Giant Pandas Playing
This very short video shows young Giant Pandas playing on a swing. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 1 Minute)
Permission to Play: Game Changing Research
Are there now too many issues attached to the practice of play for it to be just plain fun? Nickelodeon executive Jane Gould describes a study on kids’ play that reveals real tensions within the family on the subject. Although parents feel confused and conflicted, and kids stifled and controlled, families are managing to find
ECU Myalup Beach Planting
Generators: Three Mile Island vs. Hoover Dam
Students are given a history of electricity and its development into the modern age lifeline upon which we so depend. The methods of power generation are introduced, and further discussion of each technology's pros and cons follows.
Function Homework -- Problems: Composite Functions
This module provides practice problems designed to develop some concepts related to composite functions.
The Rise of Al Qaeda. Guest: Peter Dale Scott Fall 2007
The Rise of Al Qaeda - Guest: Peter Dale Scott, Emeritus Professor of English, UC Berkeley. From IAS 180: Issues in Foreign Policy after 911 - Fall 2007. This course provides an opportunity to study and discuss issues and events having recent international impact and/or interest. The course will present a multidisciplinary perspective on specific subjects with the intent of linking students with the scholars and scholarship involved in understanding and explaining current international issues, e
2014 Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Dr. Joshua Spitz
2014 Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics Dr. Joshua Spitz
SBS318 Session 12 Summer 2011
SBS318 Immigration and Citizenship - Session twelve 08/06/11 Mike Fraga
Making Modern Bagpipes
Bagpipe making is an evolving art -- and one that is increasingly becoming modernized with such techniques as high tech design. The McCallum Bagpipes factory in Kilmarnock is one of the first to take the high tech road. The company's Kenny MacLeod, long-time friend of SFU Pipe Band pipe sergeant Jack Lee, explains how it's done.
Facing the Giants: Field Goal Winner
With seconds left on the clock and down by two points, Coach Taylor puts the fate of their season into the hands of the team's field goal kicker. This movie clip addresses the themes of leadership, confidence, and facing challenges. ( 3:15)
Mountain Bike Tips: Nutrition
This 2:20 video is a review of what foods are recommended for extreme mountain bike riding.
Profile: Ravi Kant, Vice Chair, Tata Motors David Grayson - The Business Case for Responsible Business Robert - 60 Second Impressions, Mature Students' Summer School U.S. Foreign Policy and the War on Terrorism - US Foreign Policy After 9/11 San Jose/Campbell Assemblywoman Rebecca Cohn - Undergraduate Colloquium on Political Science
Ravi Kant, discusses his career and his role as Vice Chair of Tata Motors
A joint 9-month research project between the Doughty Centre and Business in the Community identified 7 key benefits that can be realised from being a responsible business. A report written by Nadine Exter and Charlotte Turner is available in the Centre website library www.doughtycentre.info
We run a number of events throughout the year, giving potential mature students the chance to visit Cambridge, to find out more, and to have their questions answered. The Mature Students' Summer School offers a taste of university life and the wide variety of courses available to study at Cambridge, including lectures, practical work and social activities. In this 1 minute film, Robert, a student who participated in last year's Mature Students' Summer School, explains what it's like to try out
US Foreign Policy after 9/11 - Spring 2006. Lecture - Ian Lustick, Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania. This course provides an opportunity to study and discuss issues and events having recent international impact and/or interest. The course will present a multidisciplinary perspective on specific subjects with the intent of linking students with the scholars and scholarship involved in understanding and explaining current international issues, events, and crisis. The subj
This course features a guest speaker each week discussing an issue currently in the news. Some of the topics include political issues facing the state of California, the United States, or the international community.
David Grayson - The Business Case for Responsible Business
Robert - 60 Second Impressions, Mature Students' Summer School
U.S. Foreign Policy and the War on Terrorism - US Foreign Policy After 9/11
San Jose/Campbell Assemblywoman Rebecca Cohn - Undergraduate Colloquium on Political Science