Virtual performing arts studio
This learning object is comprising of a series of videos and handouts designed to aid users of the Virtual Performing Arts Studio (VPAS) space in Second Life. The VPAS space is also downloadable from within Second Life here - http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife//29/140/22, as part of the University of Nottingham's Second Life island resource.
Virtual field trip
An interactive map containing computer generated 3D views of the Bowscale and Bannerdale area overlain with geology, and also alternative map data layers for the two study site is available via the 'Virtual Tour' icon on the computer desktops.
Uniform convergence and pointwise convergence
The aim of this material is to introduce the student to two notions of convergence for sequences of real-valued functions. The notion of pointwise convergence is relatively straightforward, but the notion of uniform convergence is more subtle. Uniform convergence is explained in terms of closed function balls and the new notion of sets absorbing sequences. The differences between the two types of convergence are illustrated with several examples. Some standard facts are also discussed: a unif
Power and international order
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010. This module gives students the unique opportunity to study a selected range of fundamental texts, which have a crucial and seminal influence on the development of International Relations, and on the study of war and peace, culture and strategy. Using these texts, the aim is both to analyse the growth of the discipline of International Relations, and assess how these texts reflect a
Gengo Spanish #12 - Do You Have Any Spanish Recommendations?
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College of Charleston Tour -- Part 1 -- Randolph Hall
See all 18 tour locations across campus at: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=8BA474EF7101CCA4 The start of the campus tour and probably the most recognizable building on campus, Randolph Hall is one of the oldest continuously used municipal buildings in the nation and has been used as a backdrop for many films.
Pat Pattison on The Inspiration Behind Creative Writing: Poetry
Find out more about this course at: http://bit.ly/w9CaCM Creative Writing: Poetry is a course for writers—songwriters, poets, and anyone who wants to write more effectively. The course—authored by Pat Pattison, who developed the curriculum for the only songwriting major in the country at Berklee—will give you specific tools to help you craft and control your writing. The course uses musical vocabulary to examine the elements and functions of poetry, exploring how to make things move and
appecon3_part2 Professor Leo Feler
Diversity Lecture Series- Naomi Wolf
Promo for the 17th annual Diversity Lecture Series, where author Naomi Wolf will present.
The Moon Coin Book Trailer
"Part 2: Peer review, benefits and recommendations": An interview with Dr Daniel Schlagwein
In this video Dr Daniel Schlagwein discusses the benefits of peer review for his students and makes recommendations for those considering implementing peer review in their teaching. From the interview Series "Moving Feedback Forward" by Learning and Teaching at the University of New South Wales
DCMME 2011 Fall Operations Conference James Louis Brown
James Louis Brown, President, Bremen Castings Inc.
Open Classroom - 09/21/2011 #3 Q&A
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This week: Markets, Government, and Economic Justice with Steve Nathanson as Guest Speaker
Environments and Ecosystems
Students explore the biosphere and its associated environments and ecosystems in the context of creating a model ecosystem, learning along the way about the animals and resources. Students investigate different types of ecosystems, learn new vocabulary, and consider why a solid understanding of one's environment and the interdependence of an ecosystem can inform the choices we make and the way we engineer our communities. This lesson is part of a series of six lessons in which students use their
Wall St. calmer as G20 pledges support
Sept. 23 - There was a slightly positive bias in early Wall Street trading as investors hope the world's central bankers will step in to save the global economy. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Rhetoric, Fall 2002
For students with a special interest in learning how to make forceful arguments in written form. Studies the forms and structures of argumentation, including organization of ideas, awareness of audience, methods of persuasion, evidence, factual vs emotional argument, figures of speech, and historical forms and uses of arguments. This course is an introduction to the history, the theory, the practice, and the implications (both social and ethical) of rhetoric, the art and craft of persuasion. Thi
Positive Behavior Support Tip for Classroom Management for Teachers
This 1:34 minute video provides simple examples of strategies that can be used in the classroom to impact student behavior and achievement. The video does end with a bit of off-camera talk that may prove distracting.
Look beyond Treasuries for bond values, says TCW's Rivelle
Sept. 23 - TCW's Tad Rivelle says Treasuries aren't attractive but other parts of the bond market are including investment-grade corporate bonds, markets for secured lending to airlines and non-agency mortgages.
Deploying Our Gifts for the Betterment of Humankind: What Would Dr. King Say about Us?
Woven into the fabric of MIT life, says MIT President Susan Hockfield, is the “perpetual striving to be ever better.” To this end, Hockfield has been laboring to create a “true culture of inclusion.” Hockfield now has a tool to aid her efforts: a report on MIT faculty race and diversity -- the result of 2 ½ year