1.2.2 Visualisers and verbalisers A major point about diagrams is that some people naturally relate well to them and use them frequently, while others tend to prefer textual material. The former are sometimes referred to as visualisers and the latter as verbalisers. There is nothing wrong with either of these tendencies, but in subjects like systems thinking, social science or technology, where text and diagrams support each other, it is important to be comfortable with both. In addition, it is helpful to rememb
A major point about diagrams is that some people naturally relate well to them and use them frequently, while others tend to prefer textual material. The former are sometimes referred to as visualisers and the latter as verbalisers. There is nothing wrong with either of these tendencies, but in subjects like systems thinking, social science or technology, where text and diagrams support each other, it is important to be comfortable with both. In addition, it is helpful to rememb
Dollar Diversification Helps Euro
June 30 - The diversity of euro zone economies means investors can chose which risk they take on and this should help maintain the single currency's strength despite the Greek debt crisis, two top analysts say.
Historia de España - parte 10 de 12
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El 29 de diciembre de 1874, en las cercanías de Sagunto (Valencia), el general Martínez Campos, ante una brigada del Ejército, proclamó rey de España al príncipe Alfonso de Borbón. Al éxito del golpe contribuyó la aceptación pasiva por parte de la gran mayoría del Ejército y el escasoapoyo civil que encontró el gobierno pr
The Bricks We Stand On (The Story of Slavery and One Family)
Slavery by Another Name starts with the history of a brick factory that was manned by slaves. The narrator explains how his search for some of the past history of the community and the men who built the city provided access to relatives who worked at the brick factory and even one who killed them. Excellent insights into some of history that is often overlooked. There is a description of death in the video. Highly recommended for middle and high school students as it provides as example of how d
The Getting Sorted team - meet Lorna Galdas
The Getting Sorted Enterprise Unit specialises in participatory research with children and young people with type 1 diabetes, their families and healthcare professionals. The aim of this is to develop, influence and enhance service redesign and service improvement in the UK. Our vision is to enable young people with a long-term condition to achieve their optimal health through combined research and enterprise. We work with young people, their families and professionals to deliver a high quality
Richard, Education -- 60 Second Impressions
The '60 Second Impressions' are a series of one-minute films featuring current Cambridge undergraduate students . These students talk about what it's really like to study at Cambridge, live in a College, and take part in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Richard is from Birmingham, and is studying Education. In his 60 Second Impression, he talks about the advantages of being at a mature students' College, representing the University at boxing, and spending time at the Botanical Gar
Northwest PRECEDENT: Contributions to the Daily Practice of Medicine
Keynote speaker, Rick Deyo, MD, MPH from Oregon Health & Science University, discusses of the impact of three decades of practice-based research on the practice of medicine. He explores how dentistry might also benefit by moving research from the "Ivory Tower" of university-based research to practice-based research. View the series online at: http://www.uwtv.org/video/series.aspx?id=22826181
Tour of Kent Hance Chapel
A tour of the new Kent Hance Chapel on the campus of Texas Tech University.
Hitler and the A-Bomb
In this video clip, learn how close was Hitler to launching a nuclear attack against the Allies in World War II. After developing a V2 ballistic missile capable of reaching as far a New York, Hitler made nuclear development his highest priority. (3:45)
Animated Lesson to learn all about Water Cycle
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Science Nation - Cooperative Robots
By: nsf Learning a language can be difficult for some, but for babies it seems quite easy. With support from the National Science Foundation, linguist Jeffrey Heinz and mechanical engineer Bert Tanner have taken some cues from the way humans learn to put words and thoughts together, and are teaching language to robots. This innovative collaboration began a few years ago at a meeting at the University of Delaware. One goal for this project is to design cooperative robots that can operate autonomo
Coaching using Behavioral Theory (Version 1)
Student nurses at Kamauzu College of Nursing simulate a counseling technique that uses Behavioral Theory
De wet van Ohm : Practicum In dit practicum onderzoek je de elektrische weerstand en ga je na of er zich wetmatigheden voordoen. De werkbladen voor dit practicum zijn gestructureerd …
In dit practicum onderzoek je de elektrische weerstand en ga je na of er zich wetmatigheden voordoen.
De werkbladen voor dit practicum zijn gestructureerd …
Emily, Engineering -- 60 Second Impressions
The '60 Second Impressions' are a series of one-minute films featuring current Cambridge undergraduate students. These students talk about what it's really like to study at Cambridge, live in a College, and take part in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Emily is from North London, and is studying Engineering. In her 60 Second Impression, she talks about what Cambridge is like as a city, activities she has been involved with, such as charities and language learning, as well as the a
Franklin D. Roosevelt on American Progress in World War II
With the United States now entered into World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt uses the occasion of Washington’s Birthday to broadcast to the nation on February 23, 1942, an outline of America’s progress in the war. (1:00)
Sherlock: The Hounds of Baskerville
This video drama is based on the classic story by Doyle. There are some advertisements that pop up without warning and implied violence. It may be too intense for younger students. Well acted and asking the students to keep track of Homes reasoning would be of value in teaching them the value of inductive reasoning. This is a modern version and the audio is extremely dramatic. Preview highly recommended. (1hour :23)
Science Bulletins: The Moon's Fragile Oasis
A NASA lunar probe reveals that the Moon stores more ice at its poles than previously thought.
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Asteroids, the rocky remnants left over from the formation of planets in the Solar System, offer scientists a window into the dynamics of this early period. Scientists from around the world are currently exploring asteroids with a small fleet of unmanned spacecraft designed to collect images, samples, and other data.