Passing Notes to Exchange Ideas
Lesson ObjectivePass notes to share ideas about a quotation and generate discussion. Questions to ConsiderHow does this strategy help students build on each other's ideas?What about this strategy helps students participate in the follow-up class discussion?How could you use this idea with a variety of concepts?
We Sign Animals: A Song About Animals in Sign Language
In this video, an instructor demonstrates using sign language to sign a song about a parade of animals. She then performs the song with sign language as she sings along. The animals in the song are a rooster, horse, cow, goat, pig, and mouse. ( While the song is appropriate for young children, anyone learning sign language could benefit from this video.) ( 2:25)
On Exploitation [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Hillel Steiner, Dr Nicholas Vrousalis | Child labour, sweatshops and low wages: there are many market exchanges that strike us as morally problematic because they are exploitative. But what exactly is exploitation? And how could a voluntary and mutually beneficial exchange be morally wrong? Hillel Steiner is professor of political philosophy at the University of Manchester. Nicholas Vrousalis is assistant professor in political philosophy at Leiden University, Netherlands.
Lecture 5 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Lecture 5 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Luxury car sales boost BMW
Jan. 9 - BMW has posted record car sales for 2011 and forecast a boom in luxury cars would keep it ahead of rivals this year. The world's number one maker of luxury premium cars is enjoying strong demand from China and the United States. Hayley Platt reports.
Renault-Nissan sales could see slight drop in Europe
Jan. 9 - Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn says the automaker's sales could drop three percent in Europe due to the ongoing debt crisis. He adds though he doesn't see the euro collapsing.
PhrasalVerbWorkout App for iOS
'PhrasalVerbWorkout is an interactive study aid which helps learners find paths through the forest of English phrasal verbs.Over 600 separate phrasal verbs, distributed on four levels from core up to advanced, are practised in small groups which share a common adverb and meaning.More than a hundred workouts incorporate thousands of samples handpicked from literature, music, film and popular culture.Notes on semantics and syntax, and a searchable phrasal verb database complete an entertaining and
Four Quarts make a Gallon
See what a: cup, pint, quart and gallon are in this short video clip. This silly (yet informative) video uses a 'Singing Rubber Chicken' to describe these common liquid measurements.
Thunderbird Tower Event 11.11.11
A look at the rededication of the Tower at Thunderbird School of Global Management on November 11, 2011. The video includes interviews with Thunderbird graduates and a former WWII pilot who trained at Thunderbird Field in the 1940's.
David Beckham will be doing a live Google interview on Thursday, January 19th at 9am PST / 12pm EST / 17pm GMT. Watch the interview live on youtube.com/atgoogletalks. As an added bonus, hangout with David directly after, right on his Google+ profile at 10:30am PST / 1:30pm EST / 18:30pm GMT. Add him to your circles now for all the latest updates: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108846998869637201361/
The Story of ICH-GCP: An introduction for investigators and site staff
Dr Roma Chilengi, Head of Clinical Trials at the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)/Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kilifi, Kenya gives an introduction to ICH-GCP. This overview covers the historical background, context and evolution to ICH-GCP, summarises its key principles and describes the role of regulatory authorities. The talk highlights some of the accomplishments of ICH-GCP but also critiques some aspects of GCP application in non-pharmaceutical settings.
Gestión Financiera en el Sector Turístico
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Politics and Religion. Let's talk about it.
As the nation ramps up for another presidential election, it's time to confront that unspoken social nemesis - the specter of politics and religion. Associate professor, Matthew A. Sutton, addresses this issue in a thoughtful, nonpartisan manner through in depth studies on the origins and history of religion and politics in America. Hoping to make history relevant to his students and the wider public, Sutton publishes in many venues, including a recent op-ed in the New York Times. His book, "A
This video promotes energy and water conservation, which are two concepts pertaining to sustainability. The song, "Conservation Man", was composed and performed by Clemson University volunteer Matthew Phillips. The audio was recorded at the Clemson University radio station studio (WSBF 88.1 FM). The video was produced by a group of students engaged in a client based technical writing class (English 314 * Professor Mike Pulley). For students' names, please see the credits at the end of the vid
Clinton calls Assad speech "chillingly cynical"
Jan. 11 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said an Arab League monitoring mission in Syria cannot continue indefinitely and dismissed a recent speech by Syria's president as "chillingly cynical." Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Water-skimming ball leaps from surface
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/11/-brightcovecreateexperiences.html