"Media and the Making of the Modern State"
Lecture by Don Wycliff, Chicago Tribune Public Editor; from the 2005 University of Chicago Summer Institute for Educators.
Mestres. Aquí, qui mana?
Durada: min. Vídeo. TVC.
Mestres i professors s'estimen més parlar de convivència, de normes consensuades, de mediació de conflictes i de sancions pedagògiques que de disciplina, càstigs i bona o mala conducta. En aquest tercer capítol ens preguntem en què es basa avui l'autoritat Author(s):
Crown Forum: Senior Day
April 26, 2012 Senior Day Crown Forum
Breakingviews: Activism in the toilet
June 4 - Breakingviews editors discuss how Nomura shareholders will vote on matters of bathroom style, armpit odor and "crystal roles" thanks to an activist's snarky approach to the bank's troubles.
educ@conTIC. Las TIC Educativas en Colombia
Durada: 17 min. Vídeo. educacontic.es CC 3.0.
Com ja vam fer amb Argentina, Xile i Mèxic, tornem a mirar cap a Llatinoamèrica per conèixer la realitat educativa en relació a les TIC d'altres companys docents, en aquest cas Colòmbia. Per a això parlarem amb Author(s):
Empresa para Ingenieros Químicos (Curso 2011-2012)
Esta asignatura tiene como objetivo dotar al estudiante de Ingeniería Química de los conocimientos esenciales para la dirección y la administración de una empresa. Para ello, a lo largo de la asignatura se proporciona al alumno unos conocimientos básicos de economía y empresa, el funcionamiento de los mercados industriales y la organización de la actividad empresarial. La asignatura introduce al alumno en el pensamiento empresarial desde el punto de vista del ingeniero, incluyendo el conc
How to change any Bitmap image into GIF or JPEG
This will show you how to change any image, bitmap or not really, to a JPEG or GIf. If you cant read my writing, sorry, then read this.
3.Go to File
4.Select Save as
5.Select Save as type
6.Scroll down and look for JPEG or GIF
Orion: From Factory to Flight
NASA is making steady progress on building the Orion spacecraft, which will take astronauts deeper into space than ever before. Take a look at the latest achievements and milestones in "Orion: From Factory to Flight" as Orion gets ready for its first orbital test flight in 2014.
Comparing Real Wages: the McWage Index [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Orley Ashenfelter | Real wages measure worker welfare and the cost of labour. After providing some historical background and the basis for their interpretation, Professor Ashenfelter reports the results of a decade long study of wage rates at McDonald's restaurants in over 60 countries. Orley Ashenfelter is Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics and director of the Industrial Relations Section at Princeton University.
The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 2/10
History Channel - Documentary - The last stand of the 300 told through re-enactments and scholarly commentary. A quote from the movie: "The 300 Spartans were the Delta Force of the ancient world." Suitable for high school students.
Globalisation and the effect on economies
Second part of the Globalisation and the financial crisis series. Ngaire Woods, Christina Ward and Jeni Whalen discuss what Globalisation is and how governments around the world have adapted to it.
In a Withering Market, Where Will Your Investments Grow?
After losing equity in their homes and stock portfolios, Americans are now scrambling to make up lost savings by moving money into bonds and a host of other investments once considered either risky or unattractive. Although the dramatic shift in investment behavior is unlikely to have a long-term impact on the economy, analysts warn that the new strategies could have a profound effect on individual investors themselves. Wharton faculty weigh in on the potential upsides and downsides that consume
All Sorts of Leaves: A Conversation About Teaching
Practicing teachers and science education professionals reflect on the issues raised in All Sorts of Leaves.
The Circulatory System
Paul Andersen surveys the circulatory system in humans. He begins with a short discussion of open and closed circulatory systems and 2,3, and 4-chambered hearts. He describes the movement of blood through the human heart and the blood vessels. He discusses the major components of blood and the cause of a heart attack. (11:34)
En el taller de proyecto, d?nde est? la arquitectura? [In the Design Studio, Where is the Architectu
This study is placed on the research line of Pedagogical practice and formation of the educator, which theme is related to learning in virtual worlds. The article presents and discusses some aspects of the process of approaching subjects (teachers) to a Virtual World, at a first moment, in a level of exploration, experimentation, interaction as a user, and, at a second moment as a creator, an author of a Virtual World, AWSINOS. The present study takes part of a exploratory/experimental research
The History of the Apple Tree
The history of the apple tree dates back thousands of years,
beginning in the Nile river valley and throughout Europe and the Middle East. In this clip learn about how apples made it to America with information and tips from a sustainable gardener.
How to Grow Plum Trees
This clip explains how to grow plum tress in a sunny area with good drainage by purchasing a plum tree root stock that can begin growing right away. Trim plum trees back one third each year to keep them looking full and bushy.
How to Care for Lilac Trees
A gardener explains how to care for lilac trees by planting them on a hill that has good drainage and full sun and watering them throughout the summer. Prune lilac trees down one third every year to keep the plant even and healthy. Lots of tips and information in this clip about caring for a lilac tree.
Louisiana Flag and Anthem The Louisiana’s flag design consists of the pelican group from the state seal, in white and gold, and a white ribbon bearing the state motto, "Union, Justice, and Confidence", on a field of a solid blue. Flag was adopted in 1912. The anthem: “Give Me Louisiana” was written by Doralice Fontane and composed by Dr. John Croom. With this video you can see the flag and hear the anthem. Good for all students.
The Louisiana’s flag design consists of the pelican group from the state seal, in white and gold, and a white ribbon bearing the state motto, "Union, Justice, and Confidence", on a field of a solid blue. Flag was adopted in 1912. The anthem: “Give Me Louisiana” was written by Doralice Fontane and composed by Dr. John Croom. With this video you can see the flag and hear the anthem. Good for all students.
London and UK trends in Higher Education [Audio]
Speaker(s): Jo Attwool | LSE London's 2013 Lent term seminar series begins on the 14th of January. Speakers from within and beyond academia will focus on many of the implications of the current economic and political environment for London, covering relevant issues such as the road pricing, UK trends in higher education, census data and localism. Presenters include academics and practitioners from relevant fields.