"Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi--The Pick of the Week from 60 second Recap®
In this video, teenage students will be introduced to "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. Summary--Those who make their homes in the West might have a hard time identifying Iran as much more than a nuclear threat—let alone a beloved homeland. Well, prepare to have your eyes opened. In this startling—and startlingly beautiful—graphic novel, you'll discover a complex society that has seen more than its fare share of oppression, brutality, and dramatic upheaval. Marjane—the nar
Flow is a multi-screen, surround-sound installation commissioned by curator Claire Staunton for Inheritance Projects. It was made specifically for the Herb Garret, in the roof of St Thomas' Church near London Bridge, where medicinal herbs were stored and cured starting in the early 18th century. Next door, also in the roof, is Europe's oldest surviving operating theatre where, in the 19th century, operations such as amputations were performed without anaesthetic. The installation uses mate
Boeing Dreamliner comes true
Sept. 26 - In an official ceremony, Boeing delivered the first of its 787 Dreamliner jets to Japan's All Nippon Airways after a three-year wait. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winners, - Hillier, Neal, Spoor
Mark Hillier, Martin Neal & Chris Spoor
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winner, - Jim McKenna
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The Sleep Book by Dr. Seuss, Part 1 of 2
Narrated by Madeline Khan, this animated video of Dr. Seuss's illustrations does not show the words from the book. Part 1 of 2 (8:53)
How to Make Tortilla Chips From Scratch
Make some homemade tortilla chips with directions from a
professional chef. The chef gives instructions on how to cut either white corn or yellow corn tortillas into large triangles, tossing them in a bit of oil, spreading them out evenly on a cookie sheet and baking them at 400 degrees until golden and crispy.
Day 2 of Jackson manslaughter trial
Sep. 28 - More testimony is offered up in day 2 of the Michael Jackson's manslaughter trial. John Russell reports.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
Beer and Whiskey
In an age when water was suspect, sometimes beer was the safest thing to drink. Food historian Frank Clark discusses the brewing process common to most colonial homes and recreated in Historic Area kitchens.
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?)
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?).
UR School of Law - Public Sector Employment in Times of Crisis Conference - Panel 2
Panel 2: Collective Bargaining, Existing Frameworks and Recent Changes Moderator: Professor Peggie R. Smith, Professor of Law, Washington University Law School Panelists: Professor Martin H. Malin, Professor of Law and Director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology Professor Joseph Slater, Eugene N. Balk Professor of Law and Values, University of Toledo College of Law Professor Ann C. Hodges, Professor of Law, University o
Games Technologies for Learning
The Games Technologies for Learning report explores the ways in which games technologies can be used to enhance teaching and learning, and provides advice for schools and colleges wishing to introduce...
Tekeninglezen met Card 3 Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
Constitution Day Panel Part 2
Part 2 of the The Constitution Day Panel presented on 9/20/2011. Moderators include: Keith St. Clair, Gordon Vurusic, Yan Bai, and Heather Forest.
The Impact of mobile learning
Phase one of MoLeNET (2007/08) involved 75 colleges and 18 schools, approximately 10,000 learners and 2,000 staff, in 32mobile learning projects. The Learning and Skills Council provided funding for h...
"Sensation And Perception, Spring 2009"
"This course provides an introduction to important philosophical questions about the mind, specifically those that are intimately connected with contemporary psychology and neuroscience. Are our concepts innate, or are they acquired by experience? (And what does it even mean to call a concept 'innate'?) Are 'mental images' pictures in the head? Is color in the mind or in the world? Is the mind nothing more than the brain? Can there be a science of consciousness? The course will include guest lec