Carl Sagan on Human Brain
In this video, which is suitable for older middle-school and high school students, Carl Sagan discusses the human brain.
Breakdown of Blood Retinal Barrier In Diabetic Retinopathy
This is description of how the retinal pigmented epithelial cells maintain the barrier between blood and the retinal tissue. Simple animation with text and computer-generated narration. Grades 9-12. 1:13 min.
CVC Words and Silent E
This is a demonstration showing how Phonic Faces cards can be used to show the rule of short vowels, and how a silent "e" changes the vowel to a long vowel sound. Models a strategy for teaching CVC and CVCsilet"e" rule. Story is a bit long for young children. Teacher adds "uh" to some initial consonants which can be confusing for some learners. (1:25)
The Arm, Shoulder and Hand
Professor of Clinical Anatomy Peter Abrahams demonstrates the arm, shoulder and hand with this example from the University of Warwick's collection of plastinated specimens.
9.12 Experimental Molecular Neurobiology (MIT)
Designed for students without previous experience in techniques of cellular and molecular biology, this class teaches basic experimental techniques in cellular and molecular neurobiology. Experimental approaches covered include tissue culture of neuronal cell lines, dissection and culture of brain cells, DNA manipulation, synaptic protein analysis, immunocytochemistry, and fluorescent microscopy.
History of Special Education on Vimeo
This seven minute video is a slow loader and is an overview of major events in the history of Special Education within the United States. This is a lecture and reviews the major Supreme Court decisions impacting all education, including special education.
Workshop 1: What is Energy?
Interviews about energy with children, scientists, and people on the street reveal the wide range of concepts that teachers encounter. In this session, you will look at the differences between the everyday language of energy and the scientific concept, see highlights of its history, and learn its importance in our understanding of the world.
How to Draw Arms on a Cartoon Girl
In this clip the arms are added to the character. Step-by-step narration by artist Danny Page. English captions. (2:15)
Algemiene Fryske underrjocht kommisje (AFUK)
The Algemiene Fryske Underrjocht Kommisje (AFUK) (General Frisian Education Committee) website is full of useful information and contacts for those who want to learn Frisian or want to know how to use the Frisian language in different social contexts. The site can be accessed in Frisian, Dutch, and English in slightly different versions. The AFUK's main aim is to stimulate the use of Frisian by means of different projects, such as organising Frisian courses (mainly in Friesland) and publishing b
Interactions entre élèves autour des tablettes numériques à l'école : pratiques ... Journée d’étude organisée par l’EHESS en collaboration avec le ministère de l’éducation nationale 8 avril 2014, Salle des Conférences, Lycée Henri IV, 75005 Paris Maintenant, les objets communicants font partie de l’environnement
des enfants dès leur naissance. Si ces objets ne sont pas entre les mains des
jeunes enfants, ils sont omniprésents chez ...
Journée d’étude organisée par l’EHESS en collaboration avec le ministère de l’éducation nationale
8 avril 2014, Salle des Conférences, Lycée Henri IV, 75005 Paris
Maintenant, les objets communicants font partie de l’environnement des enfants dès leur naissance. Si ces objets ne sont pas entre les mains des jeunes enfants, ils sont omniprésents chez ...
This course provides a study of research methodologies with appropriate practical application in relevant problem solving. Specific research types, including action research will be emphasized.
OER and Health Education: the Potential of Openly Licensed Digital Content This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
The History of Roman Catholicism
This is a brief history of Roman Catholicism. It is narrated by a woman as historical pictures are flashing across the screen.
Understanding the Rise of China
Speaking at a TED Salon in London, economist Martin Jacques asks: How do we in the West make sense of China and its phenomenal rise? The author of "When China Rules the World," he examines why the West often puzzles over the growing power of the Chinese economy, and offers three building blocks for understanding what China is and will become. (21:31)
Live from Downing Street: The inside story of power, politics and the media [Audio]
Speaker(s): Nick Robinson | Live from Downing Street is the BBC’s political editor’s colourful and personal account of the relationship between the men and women who wield power and those whose job it is to tell the public what they are doing which he will speak about in this lecture at LSE. Nick's book focuses on the key milestones in the long and rocky relationship between politicians and broadcasters: the prime ministers who pioneered broadcasting live from Downing Street – Baldwin and