Special report: global leaders
Today's global elite are educated, innovative, and many are immigrants. This is good for the world, says Robert Guest
Bomb damage, Birmingham 1942 OP09006 HIGHGATE ROAD, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, West Midlands. Bomb damage photographed by James Nelson, 29th July 1942.
HIGHGATE ROAD, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, West Midlands. Bomb damage photographed by James Nelson, 29th July 1942.
Mobl21 - Elementary Content Stream Examples
Virginia Beach City Public Schools teacher Lacy Krell walks us through some examples of Mobl21 content streams created for use with elementary school students. Run time 02:43.
2.092 Finite Element Analysis of Solids and Fluids I (MIT)
This course introduces finite element methods for analysis of steady-state and transient problems in solid, structural, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Finite element methods and solution procedures for linear and nonlinear analyses are presented using largely physical arguments. Homework involves use of an existing general purpose finite element analysis program. A term project is required for graduate students. Applications include finite element analyses, modeling of problems, and interpr
Lesson #016, Monday 20 = venti (we've already learned this one, but I thought I'd throw it in again.) 30 = trenta 40 = quaranta 50 = cinquanta 60 = sessanta 70 = settanta 80 = ottanta 90 = novanta 100 = cento
20 = venti (we've already learned this one, but I thought I'd throw it in again.)
30 = trenta
40 = quaranta
50 = cinquanta
60 = sessanta
70 = settanta
80 = ottanta
90 = novanta
100 = cento
How To Write a Resume
This video provides a step-by-step guide for creating a good resume, including content and formatting tips. It gives good advice on what to include as well as what to leave out. (2:16)
Tim and Moby Explain the South Pole
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoon animation to explain what the South Pole looks like. Key vocabulary words include: Ceremonial South Pole, Geographic South Pole, axis of rotation, latitude, longitude, South Magnetic Pole, Antarctica, Roald Amundsen, Antarctic Treat System, and ozone hole. Run time 04:02.
NOAA Photo and Multimedia Resources
NOAA Portal linking to photo and multimedia NOAA repositories related to oceans and coasts, climate, weather and atmosphere, marine life, and freshwater.
Great Lakes Eco-Region
The Great Lakes are socially, economically, and environmentally significant to the region, the nation, and the planet." This an essential principle for Great Lakes literacy. The Great Lakes Literacy Principles and Fundamental Concepts provide a framework for educators teaching about the Great Lakes, helping teachers and students think, teach and learn of the Great Lakes as a system, rather than a set of unrelated parts. Thinking systemically can provide for a greater understanding and can help p
The Nightmare of 1923 and Its Cause [When Money Dies: Lessons from the Great German Hyperinflation of 1923 • By Adam Fergusson • London: William Kimber & Company, 1975 • 256 pages] Feel the need for a good, old-fashion
[When Money Dies: Lessons from the Great German Hyperinflation of 1923 • By Adam Fergusson • London: William Kimber & Company, 1975 • 256 pages]
Feel the need for a good, old-fashion
China readies for Year of the Rabbit
Chinese prepare to usher in the Year of the Rabbit, with all forms of the zodiac animal - from live and solid gold rabbits, to stuffed toys and cutboard cutaways.
NOAA Careers and Technology
A career with NOAA could launch you all over the world, from the warm waters of the Caribbean to the winter wonders of the South Pole. The challenges are endless. Employment in NOAA is a job with a mission. At NOAA, safeguarding the public, protecting natural resources, strengthening the economy. It's all in a day's work. Imagine yourself. Careers in NOAA are as diverse as the line offices that make up the agency. More information can be found on the Office of Workforce Management website.
Volleybal : Bovenhands toetsen Tijdens deze les doen de leerlingen verschillende oefeningen om het bovenhands toetsen aan te leren.
Tijdens deze les doen de leerlingen verschillende oefeningen om het bovenhands toetsen aan te leren.
121: Today’s TV network, tomorrow’s Tudou
Tudou.com is one of those mainland Chinese companies that is growing quickly and has enormous potential, but that you may not have heard of, if you live outside China. One of its internal slogans is “today’s TV network, tomorrow’s Tudou.”
Insurance and Value in a Post Reform Environment (Michael Chernew)
The USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics hosted a conference Oct. 22, 2010, titled, "Health Reform and the Economy: Are They Good for Each Other?" Conference panels examined critical reform issues related to reducing costs, improving quality, ensuring innovation and changing health care delivery. The assembly of renowned speakers from government, academia and industry presented different views -- some were concerned that health reform will not control costs, while others believed
The water cycle is more than a diagram it has significant impacts on our daily lives, local and global ecosystems and even economic systems. The resources in this collection can help teachers take students beyond just a minimal knowledge of a simple diagram of the cycle. This collection provides real-time and historic data sources that track and measure the water in different portions of the water cycle; satellite images shows water vapor in the atmosphere, interactive maps can be searched to sh
Climate Change Impacts
This Climate Change Impacts Collection provides the teacher and their students the opportunity to explore some of the environmental changes already observed, from the Arctic to tropical regions. Data sources provide historic precipitation and temperature records, allowing students to compare changes in their own local area to others. Lessons included, provide opportunities for place-based instruction related to climate change, others provided a more global perspective. The background resources p
The resources included in this collection will provide support to teachers who are instructing students about the causes of tides, but also it includes resources about the impacts of tides on coastal ecosystems and tides as an energy source. Some of the websites allow the teacher and student to view and use real time, historic and predicted data for a large number of tide stations along the coast and in the Great Lakes. Lessons are included that will provide ideas for ways to use this data with