Kanu O Ka Aina Learning Ohana
Kanu o ka 'Aina teaches the young and old about the sustainable traditions of the Hawaiian people while instilling a sense of pride and responsibility. See how heritage and modern life are blended into a rich, community-driven education system. (1:59)
OER and Health Education: the Potential of Openly Licensed Digital Content This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
Most people would rather stick pins in their eyes than draw up a budget. They may have a point. If you're the type of person who always has plenty of cash, knows exactly where every penny goes, and never has trouble paying bills, skip this lesson. You're either too rich or too smart to need it. For the rest of us, unfortunately, making -- and sticking to -- a budget is the essential tool for ensuring that our money gets used the way we need it to.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Coordination Exam - Lower Extremities Sub-exam - Patient 3
This 42-year-old man complains of poor balance and frequent falls for 6 years. Imbalance has been progressive; he cannot ambulate independently at present. He experiences tremors and weakness. Imbalance has been progressive and he now cannot ambulate independently. He is in good general health except for heavy alcohol use. For the last 10 years, he has consumed a quart of vodka and 5 beers daily. On awakening, he feels "shaky" and calms himself with a morning drink. He has not had blackouts or
2011 McColl School Investment Forum at Queens
Queens Trustee Alex Porter moderated an enlightening discussion with economists and investment experts who spoke about domestic and global opportunities and current trends in the investment world. Panelists included Joe Bossong, managing partner of ASI Healthcare, an independent research firm assisting institutional money managers with investment in the healthcare industry; Harry Bowen, Ph.D., professor of international business and finance, McColl School of Business; Randy Kincaid, Ph.D., profe
Exploring the Moon
Future astronauts return to the lunar surface in this animation. For larger resolution and downloads see: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/
Microsoft promotes "Kinect Effect"
Nov. 3 - As Microsoft celebrates the one year anniversary of its Kinect motion sensor gaming product, the company is showcasing the Kinect Effect, highlighting uses beyond gaming. Bobbi Rebell reports.
15.341 Individuals, Groups, and Organizations (MIT)
This class develops basic concepts for understanding individual, group, and organizational behavior through the critical analysis of important works in the field. Among the areas covered are: individual affect and cognition; group process and performance; and organizational culture and adaptation. The class also emphasizes the use of behavioral science concepts for stimulating new and useful organizational behavior research.
Syrian forces kill 10 in Homs, day after Arab deal
Nov. 3 - Syrian security forces killed 10 people in Homs on Thursday, activists say, and there was no sign yet of troops leaving cities under an Arab League agreement to end bloodshed after seven months of protests against President Bashar al-Assad. Katharine Jackson reports.
The Epic Journey Begins - The Gecko's Journey Commercial
This 30 second commercial from Geico uses humor to relay a persuasive message to the audience. Commercials are not only relevant to students, but can also be used for a variety of comprehension skills such as: perspective, point of view, cause and effect, compare and contrast, context clues, drawing conclusions, fact and opinion, inference, summarizing, and sequencing.
"Splat" written by Rob Scotton-(Splat the Cat Series)--Book Trailer
It’s Splat’s first day at cat school, but instead of jumping joyously out of bed, he hides under the covers, tail and paws peeping out and round eyes just visible beneath the sheet (an extremely clever touch). Alas, Mom’s not buying the ruse, so Splat is soon on his way to school, mouse pal, Seymour, in his lunch box. He’s welcomed enthusiastically by his cat classmates, and lessons go smoothly—until he learns that cats are supposed to chase mice
Elon University physics robot competition
Students in Jochen Fischer's class constructed robots and pitted them against each other with the goal of knocking the opponent off the playing surface.
Shoppers flee mall under siege in Mexican resort town
Oct. 30 - Frightened shoppers flee mall in Mexican resort town aftern police chase two suspected drug cartel members . Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Derivative Definition - Problem 2
This video works through a problem that involves estimating the value of the derivative. The definition of the derivative is the slope of a line that lies tangent to the curve at the specific point. The derivative is a function, and derivatives of many kinds of functions can be found, including linear, power, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions. (2:13)
2011-12 Valpo Men's Basketball Intro Video
2011-12 Valpo Men's Basketball Intro Video Special thanks to IMC, Valpo Men's Basketball, Valparaiso University Communications Department, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, Brad Swanson, Jenny Garrett, Scott Ochander. Produced by Steve Booth, Zach Huey & William Liu Music by 300 Violin Orchestra-Jorge Quintero
The '43 Group and Battling Anti-Semitic Groups in Britian
This 15 minute video has interviews The 43 Group was an English anti-fascist group set up by Jewish ex-servicemen in the immediate wake of World War II when, on their return to London, they encountered British fascist organisations. The activities of these fascist groups included antisemitic speeches in public places, inciting racial hatred, and from the rank-and-file fascists, violent attacks on London Jews and Jewish property. The 43 Group worked to try and stop this hatred. A good video to sh
ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
Titre : ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
Intervenant(s) : Laure GARBACZ (doctorante – Ethique de la Santé et médecine légale), Frédérique CLAUDOT (MCU-PH, Faculté de Médecine de Nancy Service de Médecine Légale ; Responsable des affaires juridiques - CHU de Nancy)
Résumé : Ensemble d’informations et de données à caractère personnelles qui retracent l'histoire d'une maladie ou de l'ensemble des épisodes ayant affecté la sant
Titre : ELES 2011 – Le Dossier Médical Personnel : que dit le Droit ?
Use of Behavioral Economics to Improve Treatment of Acute Respiratory Infections
SCANNER External Advisory Board Meeting 2011 October 10, 2011 Presented by Daniella Meeker, RAND Corporation Dr. Meeker is an Associate Information Scientist at RAND Corporation. She has experience in architecting and implementing several systems that apply near real-time data processing and analysis, as well as merging large databases and creating networked applications. She is the lead investigator of the SCANNER-BEARI collaboration.