This video concerning the characters of a story is by a college professor, however, the information presented by the instructor will be readily understood by middle and high school students. Instructor: Assistant Professor Adam Crowley, Husson University.
Networks: Theory and Application
SI 508 has been taught in various forms from 2006 to 2008 to masterŐs students at the University of Michigan School of Information. The course covers topics in network analysis, from social networks to applications in information networks such as the Internet. I will introduce basic concepts in network theory, discuss metrics and models, use software analysis tools to experiment with a wide variety of real-world network data, and study applications to areas such as information retrieval.As a ne
Networked Computing: Storage, Communication, and Processing
SI 502 - To appreciate the opportunities and make wise choices about the use of technology, information professionals need to understand the architectures of modern information systems. In alternative system architectures, storage, communication, and processing substitute for and complement each other in different ways. This course introduces students, at several different levels of abstraction, to sets of functional components and alternative ways of combining those components to form systems.
Michigan Journal of Social Work and Social Welfare
The Mission of the Michigan Journal of Social Work and Social Welfare is to promote dialogue about knowledge, values, skills, and social justice-related issues by providing students the opportunity to contribute to the social work body of literature. Founded by students at the University of Michigan School of Social Work in 2010, this journal aims to also serve as a forum for students to express their perspectives and their learning in a way that contributes to our profession and is committed to
Saft Says: Good U.S. jobs report muddles ECB plans
Aug 3 - Reuters Columnist James Saft says the good U.S. jobs report actually slows ECB action on economy. Saft adds, U.S. is not on brink of recession but jobs market is healing really slowly.
Sound Wave Experiment
In this fun and simple experiment, children will learn how sound travels from one end to the other. The words are on the screen as the narrator says them. Simple animation and easy-to understand narrative. (03:37)
Strategic Choices for Success
David Molian, Programme Director of the Business Growth & Development Programme (BGP) talks about how to make successful strategic choices in growing businesses.
Promethean Tips - Flipchart Pages
Former UGA track athlete Jarryd Wallace willingly opted to have his leg amputated at age 20 after several years of battling chronic compartment syndrome. Driven by his faith, Jarryd overcame physical barriers and continued to train and compete. In the summer of 2012, two years after his surgery, he was chosen to represent the U.S. in the Paralympic Games in London.
Lichtenstein, Rouen Cathedral Set V, 1969 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Roy Lichtenstein, Rouen Cathedral Set V, 1969, oil and magna on canvas, 3 canvases: 63-5/8 x 141-7/8 x 1-3/4 inches or 161.61 x 360.36 x 4.45 cm (SFMOMA). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, (03:10).
The Exchange: Exxon is America's Energy Policy
Rob Cox talks to Steve Coll, author of "Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power," about the pros and cons of the world's biggest private oil company.
Inherited and Acquired Traits (Traits of Livings)
This informative video teaches students about inherited and acquired traits. Each trait is defined and examples given. Eye color and freckles are inherited traits. Learning how to read and playing football are acquired traits. This is a great resource to use in conjunction with non-fiction texts and lessons on this topic. (1:33)
Slavica and Rossica
The Library of the Congress has one of world's largest collections of Slavic items. Jefferson's library, bought by Congress in 1815, contained a number of books about this distant region. However, Slavic items were hardly collected for the next century. The purchase of the Yudin Collection in 1906 signaled a turning point in collecting Slavic items with the help of many Russian-born scholars including Babine, Vinokouroff and Yakobson. Since that time, Slavic collections grew rapidly and constant
Blanca Nieves - película completa (parte 2)
Aquí tienen una version completa de la película, Blanca Nieves, dividida en seis partes. Toda la película está en español, sin subtítulos. Esto sería ideal para una clase de español ... tal vez el nivel 3 o 4. Cada parte tiene aproximadamente 15 minutos. 14:57
Monasterio de San Pedro de Cardeña - en español
Situado muy cerca de Burgos, el Monasterio de San Pedro de Cardeña está muy vinculado a la vida del Cid. En este recinto fue acogida la familia de Rodrigo Díaz durante sus destierros. Además, se encuentran aquí las tumbas sin cuerpos del Cid y Doña Jimena, su esposa. (1:05)
Credit Default Swaps 2
Systemic risks of credit default swaps. Financial weapons of mass destruction. (12:04)
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. It is as taught in 2009-2010. This module introduces mathematical analysis building upon the experience of limits of sequences and properties of real numbers and on calculus. It includes limits and continuity of functions between Euclidean spaces, differentiation and integration. A variety of very important new concepts are introduced by investigating the properties of numerous examples, and developing the assoc
This fun Web site is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn about the Fighting Dinos fossil. The site opens with a vivid account of the dinosaurs' fight. "Explore the Fighting Dinos Through a Paleontologist's Eyes" gives students an up-close look at the fossil, with notes about the clues it's given scientists. "How Did They Die, Anyway?" presents details about the three theories that have been developed about how the fighting p
What Is An Interactive Whiteboard?
This informative video gives information on how to use a Promethean Board and how to use it in the classroom. The instructor shows basic features of this interactive whiteboard.This is a great resource to help teachers enhance technology instruction in their classrooms. (3:49)