Abraham Lincoln’s Crossroads
Abraham Lincoln’s Crossroads is an educational game based on the traveling exhibition Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War, which debuted at the National Constitution Center in June 2005. The online game is intended for advanced middle- and high-school students. It invites them to learn about Lincoln’s leadership by exploring the political choices he made. An animated Lincoln introduces a situation, asks for advice and prompts players to decide the issue for themselves, before learnin
An educational animation about the life of bees and the structure of beehives. This video gives great facts about bees and their jobs. The Queen Bee can live up to 2 years while most worker bees live about 13 weeks. There can be over 50,000 bees in a hive. Some of the key words addressed in this video include worker bees, Queen bee, and drones. Written and verbal descriptions are given. This is a good teaching resource for a unit/lesson on insects and would certainly be helpful in building backg
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Science Studio vol 011 - Topic: Species Exploration - Guest: Quentin Wheeler
Course - Group - Science Studio vol 011 - Topic: Species Exploration - Guest: Quentin Wheeler - Arizona State University > Science Studio > Science Studio vol 011 - Topic: Species Exploration - Guest: Quentin Wheeler
Mount Vesuvius Last Eruption
Mount Vesuvius Eruption - In this video, learn about the last eruption of Mount Vesuvius, that took place in 1944, in Naples, Italy. (03:21)
Learn how to creatively use several Polydron® Classroom Sets to make geometric models. This video provides tips for teachers, tutors, and parents of home schooled children.
Cultural led regeneration part I
Dr Jonathan Vickery, from the Centre for Cultural Policy Studies, talks about his study of cultural led regeneration under New Labour. Here he explains the concept and why the Labour government embraced it.
"Flipping the Classroom": An interview with Chris Tisdell
In this video Chris Tisdell, Senior Lecturer, School of Mathematics and Statistics shares how he engages and motivates large mathematics classes at UNSW by creating and sharing YouTube videos, an eBook and broadcasting live interactive classes. Chris believes that using the available technology to facilitate a 'flipped classroom' model has had a very positive impact on student learning.
All the poetry you care to download is free for the asking at PennSound, a project of the University of Pennsylvania. From an office in Kelly Writers House www.writing.upenn.edu/~wh/, co-founders and co-directors Al Filreis and Charles Bernstein take viewers inside PennSound www.writing.upenn.edu/pennsound/. Listen to them on the PoemTalk blog www.poemtalkatkwh.blogspot.com/. Al Filreis' web log is at www.afilreis.blogspot.com/. Charles Bernstein blogs at http://epc.buffalo.edu/authors/bernste
Ways to tie your shoelaces
This video is not silly, it shows how to use the Ian Knott to tie shoes faster and that hold better. It would be ideal for primary teachers as well as coaches.
Searching for a nominee
Predicting the GOP lineup for 2012 is difficult. Mitt Romney and Mike Huckabee lead the early polls, but Sarah Palin is a wild card
Wrest Park Gardens N100579 WREST PARK HOUSE AND GARDENS, Bedfordshire. Trees line a woodland path within the Great Garden.
WREST PARK HOUSE AND GARDENS, Bedfordshire. Trees line a woodland path within the Great Garden.
Brodsworth Hall, Billiard Room K950460 BRODSWORTH HALL, South Yorkshire. The Billiard Room.
BRODSWORTH HALL, South Yorkshire. The Billiard Room.
UW 360 - March 2011: Washington Wineries
Take a look at the business behind Washington's wine industry and meet UW alumni working in this vibrant and economically rewarding industry. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's v
Scot Osterweil receives 2011 MIT Excellence Award
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Professor Roberts the Race Car Champ
Armstrong's Jonathan Roberts isn't just any ordinary professor--when he gets done teaching classes and grading papers, he suits up, grabs his keys, and hits the autocross track. Watch to find out more.
Public Health in Age of Globalization: Case Study Senegal
Understanding the political, cultural, and social implications necessary to develop efficient public health institutions in the developing world.