U.S. faces high probability of recession, says PIMCO's Gross
Aug. 19 - PIMCO's Bill Gross says the likelihood of the U.S. falling back into recession is great, and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke could take steps to help the economy - but don't expect him to act in August.
Preschool Writing Activities
By starting with small symbols, learn how to teach your children
beginning writing skills in this educational video about language
Montessori methods. (02:23)
Fashion; or, life in New York. A comedy in five acts
This website contains a scanned copy of the comedy play Fashion; or, Life in New York. A Comedy, in Five Acts by Anna Cora Mowatt. The scanned copy is from the Walton and Mitchell edition which was published in London in 1850. Mowatt was a nineteenth century American author, public reader, playwright and actress. The play fashion is her best known work. The play was first produced at the Park Theatre, New York, in March, 1845. The play was intended as a good-natured satire upon some of
University of Maryland Face Transplant Press Conference
The University of Maryland released details of the most extensive full face transplant completed to date, including both upper and lower jaws, teeth, and tongue. The 36-hour operation occurred on March 19-20, 2012 at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center and involved a multi-disciplinary team of faculty physicians from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a team of over 150 nurses and professional staff. This video of the March 27 news
Intensive case studies for practice across the foundation stage
This paper will provide an introductory overview of the EPPE methodology and findings and focus upon the particular effects of specific teaching and learning practices in pre-schools. Where settings view educational and social development as complementary and equal in importance, children make better all round progress. Freely chosen play activities often provided the best opportunities for adults to extend children’s thinking, but it seems that a balance between child-initiated play and the
21A.342 Environmental Struggles (MIT)
This class explores the interrelationship between humans and natural environments. It does so by focusing on conflict over access to and use of the environment as well as ideas about "nature" in various parts of the world.
Susan Rogers - Music Cognition Clinic
Susan Rogers is an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the director of the Berklee Music Perception and Cognition Laboratory. Susan is the author and instructor of Music Cognition for Berklee Online. Music cognition explores the mental processes underlying musical behaviors and how emotion, environment, cognitive capacity, personality, individual differences, and other factors influence how we perceive music. Learn more at: http://online.berklee.edu/courses/music-cognition?pi
Plagiarism--A Student's Guide to Avoiding It
What plagiarism is--the different types. Examples of sources used incorrectly and then used correctly.
World Education Research Association (WERA)
The World Education Research Association (WERA) is an association of national, regional, and international specialty research associations aimed at advancing education research as a scientific and scholarly field. Established in 2009, WERA aims to undertake initiatives that are global in nature and thus transcend what any one association can accomplish in its own country, region, or area of specialization. The website includes more details on the governance, membership and constitution of WERA,
The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 10/10
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.
Watch this video about the Microsoft Zune on HowStuffWorks. The Zune is a portable mp3 player that lets you wirelessly send and receive songs with other Zune devices. The problem though, is it never caught on. Learn about Microsoft's Zune in this episode of Technology Evangelist.
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L’intention de participer aux résultats – les clauses léonines (Vidéo) Atomic Bomb Test Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO? SAACS Students - Academic Spotlight Burglary project War and peace. Leo Tolstoy Part 16 Tread your own path to success Job search
Footage of United States atomic bomb test in 1953
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo delivered a public lecture on the 17th of July 2014 at ANU entitled, New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO? Ambassador Azevêdo discussed where the WTO should go next and reflected on how trade issues might play into the G20 process — a timely discussion in the lead up to Australia's hosting of the G20 Summit in November. Ambassador Azevêdo is the sixth Director-General of the WTO. In 2008 he was
Missouri State University's Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society was recently recognized for its activities by the American Chemical Society. ACS recognizes successful student chapters for conducting exceptional programs and activities during the academic year. The award winning chapters, including Missouri State's, were recognized in the November/December issue of "In Chemistry" magazine and at the ACS Student Chapter Award ceremony held at the ACS National Meeting in San Diego
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
A 1956 movie version of Leo Tolstoy's literary masterpiece, War and
Peace, . This epic tale takes place during Napoleon's invasion of
Russia. part 16
Simon Murray, adventurer, entrepreneur and leading businessman, reflects on a life filled with travel and encounters with the unexpected. 80% of the world are followers, the other 20% are leaders. Leaders, he says, need to have the self-confidence to set their own paths.
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
Atomic Bomb Test
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO?
SAACS Students - Academic Spotlight
War and peace. Leo Tolstoy Part 16
Tread your own path to success