Proper and Improper Fractions with Sal Khan
This video helps explain the difference between proper and improper fractions. Story problems and pictures are used to help reinforce the concept. The instructor, in his conversational tone, uses a black screen as a 'chalkboard.' Different colors and pictures are used for clarification.
Sea-level rise in a 4 degree world
Second presentation of the fifth session (Vulnerable people and places 1) of the 4 Degrees international climate conference.
REINVENTING THE WORKSHOP: Ana Božiĉević and Sophia le Fraga [Part II]
In this workshop reinvention, "The Lines of Others: On Poetic Performance," Ana Božiĉević and Sophia le Fraga provide a survey of poetic performance modes and offer a brief workshop that foregrounds performance itself as the primary means of critique. Date: April 2, 2014 For more information, visit hcl.harvard.edu/poetryroom.
Equations with Decimals
In this video they start with easy word problems using decimals. Then they move on to multi-step word problems using decimals. This problem is complicated and a little confusing if you are not completely competent in decimals. Video is good quality and good for all students as a review or initial learning of the topic.
How to Begin a Public Speech
As a student, you will be required to give presentations to your teacher and professors. This gentleman gives three excellent tips to BEGIN your speech or presentation. (01:19)
Joseph Boyden, voix amérindienne (Vidéo) Avec ses racines amérindiennes, écossaises et irlandaises, Joseph BOYDEN
établit une passerelle entre le monde amérindien et le reste du Canada.
Joseph BOYDEN nous a fait l’honneur de faire escale
à l’université de Caen Basse-Normandie avant d’entamer sa tournée européenne
pour le lancement de son dernier roman The Orenda (Dans le ...
Avec ses racines amérindiennes, écossaises et irlandaises, Joseph BOYDEN établit une passerelle entre le monde amérindien et le reste du Canada.
Joseph BOYDEN nous a fait l’honneur de faire escale à l’université de Caen Basse-Normandie avant d’entamer sa tournée européenne pour le lancement de son dernier roman The Orenda (Dans le ...
How to Write a College Paper: The Revision Process
This video explains how to revise your college paper, whether it's for a thesis, essay, or story. (2:01)
STS.320 Environmental Conflict and Social Change (MIT)
This graduate-level class explores the complex interrelationships among humans and natural environments, focusing on non-western parts of the world in addition to Europe and the United States. It uses environmental conflict to draw attention to competing understandings and uses of "nature" as well as the local, national and transnational power relationships in which environmental interactions are embedded. In addition to utilizing a range of theoretical perspectives, this subject draws upon a se
OCWC Global, 4 awards for TU Delft
In April the OpenCourseWare Consortium organized the annual OCWC Global conference, this time in the beautiful city of Ljubljana. After winning two awards in 2013 , TU Delft was lucky enough to have been awarded no less then 4 awards this year: Anka Mulder (vice president education & operations and former president of the OpenCourseWare […]
Energy Flow in Communities
In Session 1, we saw that one characteristic of life was the need for a constant supply of matter and energy. Why is this? What’s the difference between the two? The next two sessions explore these questions. Session 7 focuses on energy and life, while Session 8 focuses on matter and life
Authors@Google: Phillip Zimbardo What makes good people do bad things? How can moral people be seduced to act immorally? Where is the line separating good from evil, and who is in danger of crossing it?
What makes good people do bad things? How can moral people be seduced to act immorally? Where is the line separating good from evil, and who is in danger of crossing it?
Learning space evaluation
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
Is the global market economy broken?
Paul Walsh, Chief Executive of Diageo, offer his perspective on why the global economy isn't broken
District of Literature Festival - "Yet I Do Marvel: Black Iconic Poets of the 20th Century"
A day-long celebration reflecting DC's literary past, present, and future (first evening session). Speakers included Henri Cole, Camille Dungy, Terrance Hayes and Marilyn Nelson. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6263
The Life and Death of Malcolm X
Beware of the ad at beginning of this five minute video about Malcolm X. It moves rapidly and uses many excerpts of speeches that he gave and why he changed his name to X. He was in opposition to the Civil Rights movement and his comments about President Kennedy. A good video to gain insights into his beliefs. Three Nation of Islam member were convicted of his murder.
Kerry: U.S. is hitting the ground in Nigeria to aid search for abducted schoolgirls
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary John Kerry says the United States will work with Nigeria's government to locate over 200 abducted schoolgirls and "counter the menace of Boko Haram." Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe a
Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
Teen survivor of Boko Haram attack meets U.S. lawmakers
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Deborah Peters, a 15-year-old Nigerian girl who survived a 2011 attack by Boko Haram, tells members of the U.S. Congress that the militants killed her father that night for refusing to renounce his Christian faith. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news prov