Improving Literacy of Low-Achieving Pupils (March 2001)
A report on a project to devise teaching strategies to improve the literacy of low-achieving pupils at Key Stage 2
Fighting Fake Online Reviews
Elixir Interactive CEO Fionn Downhill talks Nov. 17, 2010, at Thunderbird School of Global Management about building and managing online reputation. http://www.thunderbird.edu/knowledge
lo spazio dei musei
Il museo è il luogo dove il tempo si “accumula”, insieme luogo di tutti i tempi e, in progetto, fuori dal tempo, perché gli elementi in esso raccolti (in tempi eterocliti) sono le gettanti di una determinata weltanschauung, memoria fondativa da trasmettere alle generazioni future e quindi, teoricamente, permanenti (tempo eterno).,The museum is the place where the time is “accumulated", but, also, place of every time and, in project, out of the time, because his elements (accumulated in
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONT
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONTEMPORANEE,Istituzione universitaria di primo livello (ciclo I) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Illustrare,Padroneggiare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Storia dell'arte,Misto (blended),Interazione con il contenuto,Guidato,Lesson plan (Piano per u
E-Center TV - November 22, 2010
A big update for the short week leading up to Thanksgiving!
TIPSHEET: Expert on surveillance can comment on National Opt-Out Day
Torin Monahan, associate professor of human and organizational development and medicine at Vanderbilt University, is available to discuss how and why resistance to surveillance is on the rise in the United States and ways in which surveillance has developed in recent years.
EQUATOR Network: promoting transparent and accurate reporting of research studies
Professor Douglas Altman of the centre for Statistics in Medicine (Oxford) gives the first in the 2010 Research Integrity seminar series, looking at the ways in which transparent and accurate rporting in medical research can be accomplished.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities at the University of Memphis in chemistry.
U of M students are working on cutting edge research in the fight against cancer.
The paper discusses mathematical form generation as an academic methodology to develop new approaches to architectural design. The academic design studio ?Math objects? investigates the relationship between complex 3d-surfaces and mathematics in order to expand the formal repertoire of architecture. It claims that the process of form generation can be seen as an autonomous entity, which is independent from an overall strategy or any a priori meaning. Architecture has always originated from a co
Cold War: Spies - part 1/5
1944 - 1994 Early CIA attempts to penetrate the Iron Curtain are thwarted. The U.S. reacts with increasingly sophisticated technological intelligence - the U-2 spy-plane, satellite reconnaissance and eletronic eavesdropping. Yet human spies remain important. Sometimes betrayers, sometimes betrayed, many spies pay with their lives.
Structure Dependence, the Rational Learner, and Putnam’s Sane Person
Young children say many surprising and funny things – funny, often, because how they say it is not quite right in an endearing way. “My friend goed to the playground,” and “I ated two desserts” both demonstrate errors that we readily understand, sympathize with, and are confident will go away with further listening
The Human Body - The Digestive System
This video consists of still images only. Images have parts of the body labeled. There is no narration, just music.
Fundamentals of paper model design
'Fundamentals of Paper Model Design' is a free 2010 ebook by Angel David Guzman. Freely available in PDF format with additional Blender scripts, the 226-page book details how folded paper sculptures can be created using advanced 3D software such as the free open-source Blender suite. The book also gives an overview of other software used to create complex paper models. The book is clearly written and illustrated, and will be of use to a range of professions including contemporary fine artists,
Indian Craftspeople Nicole Huo - Driven to Discover Video Contest Learning Quotation Marks - Phonic Faces Value Investing Conference 2010 - Part 1 Conjunctions
Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde
11th Place U of M is a pretty campus which has distinct looks in four colorful seasons. In spring, U of M is a newborn baby; In summer, U of M is a vigorous teenager; In autumn, U of M is a genius artist; In winter, U of M is a wisdom man with silver hair. This video is part of the Driven to Discover video contest where students were asked to explain what they were driven to discover at the University of Minnesota.
Learning to use quotation marks is a mystery to many children. Using visual strategies to SHOW them what they mean quickly clears the confusion. Materials available at ElementOry.com
UVA's Darden School of Business Dean Robert Bruner and McIntire School of Commerce Dean Carl Zeithaml welcome the participants and guests. Dean Bruner speaks on "Reset vs. Recovery: Contrasting Points of View of the Economic Outlook Facing Investors" at the 2010 Value Investing Conference at the University of Virginia.
This live action movie and slide show is an introduction to conjunctions. Examples of conjunctions appear as captions. Shows both coordinating (and, or) and subordinating (until) conjunctions, but does not explain the difference. (1:08)
Nicole Huo - Driven to Discover Video Contest
Learning Quotation Marks - Phonic Faces
Value Investing Conference 2010 - Part 1