How to Interpret Standardized Test Scores
This clip is a lesson on understanding the different test scores, keeping in mind the percentages do not correspond to letter grade percentages. A standardized test prep instructor shows how to interpret standardized test scores, understand that the SAT has
a 2400 maximum score and the ACT has a 36 maximum score, and each test is divided into several sections.
The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
This three minute video gives insights into how the earthquake resulted in more scientific methods to study such events. Excellent graphics. Good for understanding this topic and the importance of being prepared. 02:59 run time
ANZ bows out of KEB bid
ANZ Bank pulls out of bid for majority stake in Korea Exchange Bank, says due diligence does not support competing offer to Hana's.
11.953 Comparative Land Use and Transportation Planning (MIT)
This course focuses on the land use-transportation "interaction space" in metropolitan settings. The course aims to develop an understanding of relevant theories and analytical techniques, through the exploration of various cases drawn from different parts of the world. The course begins with an overview of the role of transportation in patterns of urban development and metropolitan growth. It introduces the concept of accessibility and related issues of individual and firm travel demand. Later
Andy Smith - 60 seconds research
Andy Smith, Senior Lecturer in Physical Activity, Exercise and Health at Leeds Metropolitan University has only 60 seconds to describe his research interests.
Another European Tradition: traceability of the social and the vindication of Gabriel Tarde
A rival of Durkheim, Gabriel Tarde was right to argue that the subject matter of sociology is not society but connections. The understanding of the social cannot be separated from the study of other associations. Bruno Latour is a philosopher and a sociologist and vice president for research at Sciences Po.
Maintaining Healthy Vines
Recognising healthy vines, Determining the seasonal growth stages of a normal crop, Monitoring daily management practices, Understanding and interpreting soil characteristics that affect grapevine health, Weather monitoring and interpretation of conditions affecting Vine health, Monitoring Pests and Diseases, Monitoring beneficial organisms
Influence Operations and Psyops: Information Warfare in the 21st Century
Bob Seeley, MOD, gives a talk for the ELAC/CCW seminar series on 13th November 2012.
Climate Change: Are We Heading for a New Cold War?
There is an historic standoff between China and the US on the issue of global warming. Neither wants to limit emissions unless the other does so first. In Copenhagen December 2009 the nations of the world will decide whether to resolve the Global Warming problem extending Kyoto after 2012 - or to start a new Cold War of escalating emissions - the outcome of which may determine the fate of humankind. Professor Graciela Chichilnisky suggests two modest improvements to the Kyoto Protocol that could
FBLA AwardsRecognition Screencast Dr. Jane Goodall Protozoa Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation Video A new world order “Democracy, Governance, and War in Oil Exporting Nations” Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, DIY Clinometer template 21L.448J Darwin and Design (MIT) AIDS in Sub-Sahara Africa: A Detailed Examination of Botswana, Swaziland, South Africa and Uganda "We've shed enough tears" -- Resident in Central African Republic
FBLA AwardsRecognition Screencast
Video describes the various award opportunities available in FBLA!
Dr. Jane Goodall. Despite dire warnings for our endangered planet, Jane Goodall says all is not yet lost - we can change course if we act now. And, the Jane Goodall institute's global youth program, Roots and Shoots.
Name the major phyla of Protozoa and briefly describe their characteristics Identify common protozoan specimens Explain the function anatomical features of protozoa in terms of adaptations to their environment Identify and classify members of Phylum Protozoa and major invertebrate Phyla Apply an understanding of comparative anatomy and physiology to the identification of specimen
Video of excavation in progress, (for use with excavation quizzes 1 and 2) or your own purposes
Kevin Roberts, CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi, believes we are seeing not a global recession but a global catastrophe and a radical restructuring of the world. The leaders who emerge from this will be those who are able to emotionally inspire others, and re-introduce trust in a world of uncertainty and fear; they will be able to capture the power of language, they will be, like Barack Obama, the storytellers. Kevin Roberts explains why he believes the revolution will begin with language.
A panel featuring Terry Lynn Karl, William and Gretchen Kimball University Fellow and Gildred Professor of Political Science at Stanford University; Miriam R. Lowi, Visiting Research Scholar at Princeton’s Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia; Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science of The
Make your own clinometer - template and instructions
In the Origin of Species (1859), Charles Darwin gave us a model for understanding how natural objects and systems can evidence design without positing a designer: how purpose and mechanism can exist without intelligent agency. Texts in this course deal with pre- and post-Darwinian treatment of this topic within literature and speculative thought since the eighteenth century. We will give some attention to the modern study of feedback mechanisms in artificial intelligence. Our reading will be in
This module is intended to introduce students to one of the greatest social problems to face this planet, the global epidemic of HIV/AIDS and to increase their computer and research skills within sociology.
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Dr. Jane Goodall
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation Video
A new world order
“Democracy, Governance, and War in Oil Exporting Nations”
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, DIY Clinometer template
21L.448J Darwin and Design (MIT)
AIDS in Sub-Sahara Africa: A Detailed Examination of Botswana, Swaziland, South Africa and Uganda
"We've shed enough tears" -- Resident in Central African Republic