MoLeNET Project - ESOL Teacher's Feedback This video was recorded as part of the ESOL MoLeNET Project at The Manchester College. An ESOL Tutor talks about her experience.
This video was recorded as part of the ESOL MoLeNET Project at The Manchester College. An ESOL Tutor talks about her experience.
Undertaking HRD research in HE
This presentation explores the challenges encountered in researching the impact of enterprise modules in HE on students own perceptions of self efficacy and motivation to particular career intentions
End of the Slave Trade: An Interview with Adam Rothman
History professor Adam Rothman discusses the 200th anniversary of the end of the world wide slave trade and his book which traces the trafficking of slaves from Africa to North and South America.
Peace or Justice in Africa: Does the ICC Help or Hinder? (with Villa-Vicencio and Moghaddam)
Charles Villa-Vicencio discusses his recent book, 'Walk with Us and Listen: Peace and Reconciliation in Africa.' Dr. Villa-Vicencio addressed the need for more complementarity between the ICC and African mechanisms for justice and peace-building.
Biodiversity in Pasture Management. Rural Development Programm in Austria, BMLFUW Vienna
lfz Raumberg-Gumpenstein. Presentation. Austria. 2009
Caplan on the Myth of the Rational Voter
Bryan Caplan, of George Mason University and blogger at EconLog, talks about his book, The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies. Caplan argues that democracies work well in giving voters what they want but unfortunately, what voters want isn't particularly wise, especially when it comes to economic policy. He outlines a series of systematic biases we often have on economic topics and explains why we have little or no incentive to improve our understanding of the world
Collier on Democracy and Violence
Paul Collier of Oxford University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in his new book, Wars, Guns, and Votes, a study of democracy and violence. Collier lays out the incentives facing a dictator who is considering the seductive appeal of holding an election. He defends his empirical work that forms the basis for many of the policy ideas in the book. Collier then makes the case for international military intervention to support democracies in poor countries.
Munger on Cultural Norms
Michael Munger of Duke University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about cultural norms--the subtle signals we send to each other in our daily interactions. Mike, having returned from a four-month stint as a visiting professor in Germany, talks about the challenges of being an American in a different culture with very different expectations on how people will interact. Our speech patterns, how we wait in line, how we treat each other at the grocery, the interaction between a teacher and a s
Willingham on Education, School, and Neuroscience
Daniel Willingham of the University of Virginia and author of the book Why Don't Students Like School? talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about how the brain works and the implications for teaching, learning, and educational policy. Topics discussed include why we remember some things but not others (and what we can do about it), the central role of memory in problem solving and abstract reasoning, the current state of math education in America, and what makes a good teacher.
U.S. - Mexico Border Relations: Expert Commentary by Katherine Benton-Cohen
Katherine Benton-Cohen, assistant professor of history, discusses her latest book ?Borderline Americans: Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands.?
Pietro Metastasio : drammi per musica
The "Pietro Metastasio: drammi per musica" ["Pietro Metastasio: musical dramas"] project makes available online full-text of musical dramas produced by Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782). Twenty-six librettos in various editions - amounting to a corpus of one hundred and forty-one versions - are accessible. Metastasio often adapted or rewrote the same texts according to various criteria, including the suggestions received by his patrons. The "Didone abbandonata", for example, appeared in nine differe
Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Pointer separating left anterior vena cava & carotid artery, (si
Rat anatomy, Either male or female, Pointer separating left anterior vena cava & carotid artery, (side/lateral view)
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
Is there a Crisis in World Journalism? Professor Jeff Jarvis
Jeff Jarvis is an American journalist and an associate professor and director of the interactive journalism program at the City University of New York’s new Graduate School of Journalism. He writes a new media column for The Guardian and hosts its Media Talk USA podcast. Jarvis is the creator of the popular weblog BuzzMachine, which tracks developments in new media. Prior to that, Jarvis was creator and founding editor of Entertainment Weekly; Sunday editor and associate publisher of the New Y
Blood, Iron and Gold: How the Railways Transformed the World - Christian Wolmar
Christian Wolmar is a British journalist, author, and railway historian, best known for his popular books and commentary on transport, especially on Britain’s railway network. Here he discusses his latest book 'Blood, Iron and Gold: How the Railways Transformed the World'.
Cridlebaugh and Cook 2010
Lectures & Interviews - 2009/10 Lectures & Presentations - Cridlebaugh and Cook 2010 - Central Washington University > Activities, Performances, Guest Speakers, Sports > Lectures & Interviews > 2009/10 Lectures & Presentations > Cridlebaugh and Cook 2010
8.4 Assessing your work
Table 1 below gives the outcomes (italic) and criteria for assessment of your work. Alongside the criteria is a checklist to help you consider and assess your work. Continents and Oceans Krista Tippett, Founder and host of American Public Media's "Speaking of Faith": "Reading from 'Spea Histology, pituitary vls (rat) x4, (direct/above view)
Teachers talks about the continents(7), oceans(7), and other parts of the map including the lines that divide the earth.
The founder and host of American Public Media's "Speaking of Faith" will read from her book. Leigh Schmidt (Department of Religion), Matt Hedstrom (Center for the Study of Religion), and Judith Weisenfeld (Department of Religion) will be the panel participants. Carolyn Rouse, Department of Anthropology, will serve as moderator. A journalist and former diplomat, Krista Tippett conceived the idea for "Speaking of Faith" while consulting for the ecumenical institute of St. John's Abbey, Collegevil
Histology, pituitary vls (rat) x4, (direct/above view). Rat dissection stills taken from FARID (Functional Anatomy of the Rat [Interactive Dissection]). This resource was authored by Megan Quentin-Baxter and David Dewhurst, with Graham Irving and Stephen Mera at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Table 1 below gives the outcomes (italic) and criteria for assessment of your work. Alongside the criteria is a checklist to help you consider and assess your work.
Continents and Oceans
Krista Tippett, Founder and host of American Public Media's "Speaking of Faith": "Reading from 'Spea
Histology, pituitary vls (rat) x4, (direct/above view)