A Presidential Perspective- April 29,2011
In this show, Dr. Jacobs discusses what's happening around The University of Toledo. He discusses recent progress in hiring a new provost, Graduation logistics, the formulation of the Fall 2011 Budget, and the budgetary/workforce reductions the University will be making.
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This three minute video slowly explains the process in green plants and certain other organisms by which carbohydrates are synthesized from carbon dioxide and water using light as an energy source. Most forms of photosynthesis release oxygen as a byproduct. The importance of light is also explained. A good introduction.
Spurring Sweet Success
Thanks to Michigan State University, a sweet partnership has helped resurrect Michigan's $444 million sugar beet industry. In 1996 the industry was in peril. Yields hit an all-time low due to pest, disease and production issues that greatly reduced crop health. Farmers were looking to get out of sugar beet farming and switch to more profitable crops. Industry representatives reached out to MSU to help solve the problem.
In this activity, students create a web to identify and demonstrate the interactions among the living and non-living parts of an environment. This information allows students to better understand what an environment is and to also consider how engineers use teamwork to solve problems.
Food Glorious Food
Lesson involving a brainstorm on why we eat with a follow-up worksheet entitled "Balance your Diet" demonstrating the food groups.
Support community participation
This competency has the following elements of competency. 1. Work with individuals and the community to promote participation. 2. Support existing community activities.
International Perspectives on Police Education and Training
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educationa
Discovering U.S. Empire through the Archive
This module explores 19th-century relations between the U.S. and Mexico as well as the U.S. and Native Americans through the travel journal of Mirabeau B. Lamar, the second president of the […]
"Modern Blacksmithing and Physical Metallurgy, Fall 2008"
"Physical metallurgy encompasses the relationships between the composition, structure, processing history and properties of metallic materials. In this seminar you'll be introduced to metallurgy in a particularly "physical" way. We will do blacksmithing, metal casting, machining, and welding, using both traditional and modern methods. The seminar meets once per week for an evening laboratory session, and once per week for discussion of issues in materials science and engineering that tie in to t
3.3 The role of the basilar membrane in sound reception
Hearing is a familiar and important human sense that is a topic naturally of interest to those who are curious about human biology. This unit will enable you to relate what you read to your own sensory experiences – and indeed many of the questions asked have exactly that function. This unit will be best understood by those with some biological understanding.
Relatie tussen tijd, ruimte en afstand De animatie laat zien hoe op afstand wordt vertegenwoordigd door het gebied van de VT grafiek. Eenvoudig en intuïtief, maar gebruikt alleen de wiskunde taal die universeel is.
De animatie laat zien hoe op afstand wordt vertegenwoordigd door het gebied van de VT grafiek. Eenvoudig en intuïtief, maar gebruikt alleen de wiskunde taal die universeel is.
Electricity - Crossword
Short online crossword testing some basic definitions and a few facts.
Hit The Brakes
Animation by UNSW Arts graduate Sabrina Woo for the Climate Change Simply Explained Series. It's about the ongoing effects even after we put the brakes on damaging behaviour that could impact on our climate.
Spijbelaanpak in de basisschool Samenvatting Hoe start je als basisschool in een kansarme buurt concreet een integraal spijbelbeleid op? Een integraal beleid begint altijd met probleemdetectie en -analyse, het zet sterk in op preventie, organiseert waar …
Hoe start je als basisschool in een kansarme buurt concreet een integraal spijbelbeleid op? Een integraal beleid begint altijd met probleemdetectie en -analyse, het zet sterk in op preventie, organiseert waar …
Impact and Influence in Contemporary Criminology: The Question of Feminism
The 2011 Roger Hood Annual Public Lecture was delivered by Professor Frances Heidensohn of the Department of Sociology at the London School of Economics. The lecture addressed the range of forces that shape the impact of criminological research using feminist perspectives in criminology as a case study.
Careers in Computer Science
Faculty members at Columbia University discuss career opportunities in Computer Science. (04:37)
PediNeuroLogic Exam Quiz
Thirty question quiz covering all six age groups in the PediNeuroLogicExam tutorials. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.