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
FREN 441-01, Femmes Ecrivains et Ecriture Féminine, Spring 2006
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Ce cours est un survol de l’écriture de femmes, françaises et francophones, du 12e siècle à nos jours. Qu’est-ce que cela veut dire que d’être femme écrivain dans la tradition française ? Comment est-ce que différentes femmes de différentes périodes historiques ont assumé le rôle d’écrivain, d’une perspective professionnelle, personnelle, émotionnelle… ? Nous nous dem
SFCO 2011 – Exérèse robot du méso rectum
Titre : SFCO 2011 – Exérèse robot du méso rectum.
Intervenant (s) : Jean-Michel TORTUYAUX (CH Saint Charles – Toul)
Résumé : vidéo
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiées dans la référence citée.
Conférence enregistrée lors du Congrès de la Société Française de Chirurgie Oncologique (SFCO). Session : vidéo forum «comment je fais ?» : Innovation et recours. Modérate
Titre : SFCO 2011 – Exérèse robot du méso rectum.
Science Sticky Explains the Water Cycle
In this video, Science Sticky uses visuals to explain the 10 steps of the water cycle. There is no audio but there are sentence cards explaining the steps. The word purified is misspelled in one slide. At the end, a cool numbered diagram is shown. This is a great resource to help students master this important skill. It would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on this subject. (1:19)
Bonds forecast economic woes, stocks confused: Bianco
Sept. 27 - As bonds continue to approach record lows, Bianco Research President Jim Bianco says the credit market is sending a message of negativity, while range-bound equities only reflect confusion.
.NET 4.5: David Kean and Mircea Trofin - Portable Libraries The Portable Class Library project enables you to write and build managed assemblies that work on more than one .NET Framework platform. You can create classes that contain code you wish to share across many projects, such as shared business logic, and then reference those classes from different types of projects. Using the Portable Class Library project, you can build portable assemblies th
The Portable Class Library project enables you to write and build managed assemblies that work on more than one .NET Framework platform. You can create classes that contain code you wish to share across many projects, such as shared business logic, and then reference those classes from different types of projects.
Using the Portable Class Library project, you can build portable assemblies th
Beginner - Taking a nap In today's increasingly fast-moving world, some people have found it necessary to have naps at unusual times to help boost the body's required energy to go that extra mile. We teach you how to say you're taking a nap among other useful phrases around the subject.
In today's increasingly fast-moving world, some people have found it necessary to have naps at unusual times to help boost the body's required energy to go that extra mile. We teach you how to say you're taking a nap among other useful phrases around the subject.
Members of Clemson's Ag Mech student organization rebuilt a John Deere tractor so that the inside mechanics are visible. They travel across the state with their cutaway tractor, teaching and showing others how the farm machine works. Learn more about the cutaway here: http://features.clemson.edu/creative-services/students/2011/teaching-stude nts-about-farming-‹-investigating-the-spokes-and-switches-beneath-the-john -deere-green
First Continental Congress: America the Story of Us
This three-minute video clip provides background on why this event occurred and why the Proclamation of 1763 was created. Part of a series.
Robert Sabuda and the Pop-Up Book
In this video, a student interviews Robert Sabudo, a famous pop-up book engineer and artist. He describes how he became interested in pop-up books, how he designs his books, and demonstrates making a simple pop-up book. ( 4:19)
Concentrate on Distracted Driving: A Challenge to MIT Students from U.S. Transportation Secretary Ra
From the MIT News Office:
Research has shown that talking on a phone while driving, even with a hands-free cell phone, causes as much of an impairment to driving ability as being drunk. And yet, says U.S. Secretary of Transportation
Ray LaHood, while the nation has successfully cracked down on drunk driving, when it com
This three minute video is about this mountain and data about it and its celebrated status in Japan.