Interactive-engagement vs traditional methods: A six-thousand-student survey of mechanics test data
The complete report from Richard Hake's long-term study of interactive engagement (IE) techniques and their effect on the understanding of physics by non-physics majors. The study analyzed diverse student populations in high schools, colleges, and universities and used pre- and post-instruction testing to determine the gains in each group. IE techniques were shown to improve student's understanding at a significantly higher rate than traditional instruction. Additionally, these IE techniques are
Radio Lingua Network News: 5 September 2008
The latest news from Radio Lingua including details of Coffee Break Spanish arrangements, new podcasts launched this autumn and the Radio Lingua video contest in which you can win an iPod.
ADDiction Get Squiggling!!--Caterpillars and Butterflies The 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics: Announcement and press conference Multiply with 7 Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008 Promo - One Minute Romanian Sir Winston Churchill Biography SMT312 Session 6 Fall 2012 Nonconservative Forces Market Pulse: Greece & Portugal bonds take a plunge Recordex iMMPad Special Edition Setup Demo When China Rules the World Revisited [Audio] Lesson 10 - One Minute Luxembourgish The FAVOR project - final reports 14.10.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten Breakingviews: RBS tackles toxic hurdle Thomas Jefferson: The Voice of Congress UA School of Music Celebrates Igor Stravinsky
Clear tiles by making sums. Math-tastic! Click on adgacent numbers to create sums. Double click on the answer to clear tiles from t
In this Squiggling video, young artists will learn to draw a caterpillar. Magic makes "Chomps A Lot" come alive and he is hungry. The artists draw some lettuce leaves for the caterpillar. They visit a Farmer's Market. This is a great resource to use in conjunction with a lesson/unit on insects, farms, drawing, etc. (14:13)
Announcement of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics by Professor Staffan Normark, Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, on 9 October 2012. Following the announcement is a presentation of the work of this year's laureates: Serge Haroche and David J. Wineland who received the prize "for ground-breaking experimental methods that enable measuring and manipulation of individual quantum systems." More video and information at http://www.nobelprize.org
After students learn the 2-times through 6-times tables, they can use the commutative property to recite the easy 7-times facts through 7 x 5. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review multiplication in the elementary classroom. (2:04)
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
Hello! My name is Roxana and I'd like to welcome you to One Minute Romanian from the Radio Lingua Network. In this podcast I'm going to be teaching you the basics of Romanian. The great thing about this language course is that you'll be learning all you need to know in just 60 seconds - or thereabouts! Each one minute language lesson will equip you with just enough Romanian to help you get by in lots of situations, either on holiday, or on a business trip to Romania, or just to impress your Roma
Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born November 30th, 1874 into a prominent family, and overcame a severe speech impediment to become a war correspondent as he grew older. His political career began in 1900 with a Conservative Parliamentary seat, and from there he ascended to nationwide prominence. Though he was credited with some terrible decisions during World War I, he became an invaluable wartime leader during the Second World War. Churchill, along with U.S. President Franklin Delano Roo
Natural Disasters with Don Gauthier 10/14/12
Oct. 15 - Their descent may not be as fast as Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner but Greek & Portuguese bond yields are falling fast.
Recordex iMMPad Special Edition Setup Demo
Recordex iMMPad Special Edition Setup Demo
Speaker(s): Martin Jacques | Martin Jacques renews his assault on conventional thinking about China, above all, the failure to grasp how China is different and how this difference will come to shape the world in a very different way from the Western era. With Western thinking lagging well behind the curve of China’s rise, he explains how the Western financial crisis has dramatically accelerated China’s global impact and influence. Martin Jacques is the author of the global best-seller When C
In lesson 10 of One Minute Luxembourgish you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Languages at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Luxembourgish is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.
The FAVOR project - final reports.
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Syrien hat türkischen Fluglinien das Überfliegen seines Luftraums verboten. Das Außenministerium in Damaskus erklärte, dies sei nach dem Prinzip der Gegenseitigkeit eine Reaktion auf eine Entscheidung der Türkei. Am Mittwoch hatten türkische Kampfflieger ein syrisches Passagierflugzeug auf dem Weg von Moskau nach Damaskus zur Landung in Ankara
Oct. 17 - RBS ditches its toxic asset insurance, but this is just one step in the many hurdles the bank faces in order to get out of state ownership say Breakingviews.
In this video clip, learn more about how at the Second Continental Congress in June of 1775, Thomas Jefferson flaunted his writing abilities and proved that he had a voice in Congress that could hold its own. (1:48)
The UA School of Music celebrated its 5th annual Composers Festival in honor of Igor Stravinsky. Each year, the school chooses one world-renown musical composer to be the focus of festival. This year's selection was Stravinsky, in honor of the 100-year anniversary of his most famous performance, "The Rite of Spring."
Get Squiggling!!--Caterpillars and Butterflies
The 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics: Announcement and press conference
Multiply with 7
Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Promo - One Minute Romanian
Sir Winston Churchill Biography
SMT312 Session 6 Fall 2012
Market Pulse: Greece & Portugal bonds take a plunge
Recordex iMMPad Special Edition Setup Demo When China Rules the World Revisited [Audio] Lesson 10 - One Minute Luxembourgish The FAVOR project - final reports 14.10.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten Breakingviews: RBS tackles toxic hurdle Thomas Jefferson: The Voice of Congress UA School of Music Celebrates Igor Stravinsky
When China Rules the World Revisited [Audio]
Lesson 10 - One Minute Luxembourgish
The FAVOR project - final reports
14.10.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Breakingviews: RBS tackles toxic hurdle
Thomas Jefferson: The Voice of Congress
UA School of Music Celebrates Igor Stravinsky