Since the advent of democracy in 1994, issues at the heart of the land question in South Africa
Tourism Series, Lesson 4: Transportation
In this lesson you will learn some basic vocabulary and phrases related to transportation. This lesson intends to help you get around more easily in Brazil
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P4 Klartext 20110201
Klartext handlar idag om att demonstrationerna i Egypten nu är större än någonsin. Uppemot två miljoner personer protesterade idag mot Egyptens president. Vi berättar också om att många barn i Sverige lever i fattiga familjer, som har svårt att ha råd med kläder, mat och pengar till hyran. Du får höra mer när du lyssnar på programmet.
11.439 Revitalizing Urban Main Streets: Mission Hill & Egleston Square, Boston (MIT)
Revitalizing Urban Main Streets focuses on the physical and economic renewal of urban neighborhood Main Streets by combining classroom work with an applied class project. The course content covers three broad areas:
an overview of the causes for urban business district decline, the challenges faced in revitalization and the type of revitalization strategies employed;
the physical and economic development planning tools used to understand and assess urban Main Streets from physical design and ec
About the Film "What's on Your Plate?"
In “What’s on Your Plate,” Sadie and Safiyah, who are two eleven-year-old, African-American city kids, go on this journey to understand their place in the food chain. The film is inspired by them looking at food and going around to stores and seeing, “Where does this food come from?” Like, “Why are we getting potatoes from Canada, when there are potatoes grown 100 miles away?” And along the way they talk to farmers and food activists and policy makers an
Trash Patch Catch
This is a traveling fellowship devoted to track and document marine debris around the world.
As shifting ocean currents discharge large quantities of plastic waste
into strategically located beaches, the multidisciplinary group will
focus on collecting and transforming some of the found plastic into art
installations that are to serve as stages to open up conversations about
plastic pollution. These events are devoted to bring the public and
1910-12-16: Higginson, Henry L., to A. Lawrence Lowell
This image is a letter from Henry L. Higginson to A. Lawrence Lowell. The writer describes a conversation with fundraiser John Cadwalader about his solicitation of a donation from Mrs. Sage for dormitory construction at Princeton University.,Harvard trustee Henry Higginson confides in Harvard President A. Lawrence Lowell about a conversation with Princeton fundraiser John Cadwalader where the latter described how easy it had been to get Olivia Sage to give an enormous sum of money to Princeton U
Mapping the Human Genome: Ten Years After
On February 15, 2001, the first draft sequence and analysis of the human genome—the blue print for a human being—was published in the journal Nature. On the tenth anniversary of that transformative moment, Harvard hosted an interdisciplinary, multi-institutional forum on the genome project's origins, promise, and significance to society.
Sayre High School and Penn: Jill - Extended Interview
Jill Bazelon is the Director of Education at the Sayre Health Center. This interview was conducted on July 20, 2010, for the documentary "The Sayre High School". Watch the documentary here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ph6_5rCptLY
Interviewed by Kurtis Sensenig, Producer
Other Extended Interviews:
Coalition for Community Schools Forum Speeches: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4QxLbHwqGU
Chaka Fattah's full speech at the Forum: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9teMmMuChAw
Jill Bazelon - extende
"Clean Up Robot" Song
The Clean Up Robot Song teaches students about clean up time in a different, creative way. Some of the lyrics include----"I am the clean up robot. Having so much fun putting toys away. Doing what my teachers say. Throwing trash away," etc. This would be a good teaching resource for the beginning of the year when elementary students are learning procedures and routines. This would be well suited for young students and/or special education students. (2:04)
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