ENGAGE at CCA: 826 Valencia
Spring 2012 at 826 Valencia, San Francisco CCA Writing and Literature chair Aimee Phan and students collaborated with 826 Valencia to mentor students from John O'Connell High School of Technology in essay writing, in preparation for a book release. ENGAGE at CCA acts as a hub to connect CCA students and faculty with a world outside the classroom by using creative practices to solve pressing social needs.
DigitalVU: WordPress training
Watch WordPress Training with Lacy Tite from University Web Communications. This Oct. 10, 2011, training session for current WordPress users was also open to those interested in learning more about WordPress, one of the university’s two supported content management systems. The event was part of DigitalVU month at Vanderbilt, co-coordinated by Medical Center Web and Creative Services and Universitykeep reading »
Distinguished Innovator Lecture - Keval Desai, Partner at InterWest
Keval Desai, Partner at InterWest, VP Product, Digg; PM Director, Google; Investor, AngelPad Distinguished Innovator http://cet.berkeley.edu/teaching/lecture-series
Sentence Fragment - Free English Video by Brightstorm
This video explains how to identify a sentence fragment. A fragment is a group of words that does not include a subject and/or a verb or does not complete a thought. This video also demonstrates how to correct fragments by finding what is missing, and adding it to the sentence to make it a complete thought. (3:26)
Greek protesters clash with police
Oct. 19 - Greece shuts down as thousands of angry demonstrators protest a new austerity bill, ahead of a parliamentary austerity vote and crucial EU summit. Kirsty Basset reports.
2012 Commencement Ceremony 2
College of Business Administration and Public Policy Antonia Hernandez, Keynote Speaker
Welcome and "Human Adaptation to Climate Change in the Archaeological Past"
Something in the Air: Climate Change, Science and Policy - Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Welcome by Dimitar D. Sasselov, Senior Advisor to the Science Program, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Professor of Astronomy, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University "Human Adaptation to Climate Change in the Archaeological Past" by Jennifer R. Smith, Associate Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis
Videos on effective pedagogy of class response systems ("clickers")
At the University of Colorado we've developed some high quality videos on the pedagogy of personal response systems ("clickers") to enhance student learning and engagement. These videos were developed based on our research of what works, and our experience with common pitfalls of using clickers. These videos give an inside look at clickers being used in the classroom and teacher and student opinions about them. The response to these videos so far has been enthusiastic.
Thunderbird EMBA Student Dewan Simon
Thunderbird School of Global Management student Dewan Simon talks about the Executive MBA program. http://http://www.thunderbird.edu/graduate_degrees/executive_mba_united_states
Open Classroom 10/19/2011 - #1 Bluestone Introduction
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This Week: Milton Friedman vs. John Kenneth Galbraith with Barry Bluestone playing both roles
Professor Fitzgerald talks on MIT Singapore Alliance
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Starfall's excellent interactive treatment given to the letter "S s”, with emphasis on the sound of the letter. Several examples and very clear pronunciation.
This health education program explains alopecia including the different types of hair loss, the causes, and the treatment options. It also reviews normal hair growth. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Non-proliferation, disarmament and Australian security
In recent years Australia has taken a leading role in national, regional and international non-proliferation and disarmament, in particular through the Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference in May 2010 and the International Commission on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (ICNND). In this seminar Dr Ramesh Thakur and Dr Rob Floyd address three key themes in the relationship between national security and non-proliferation: the state of international non-proliferation regimes, Australi
Red Ribbon Week - Medicine
Red Ribbon Week. If you are sick and need to take medicine, this video explains who you can and cannot take medicine from. (01:08)
Altona Primary School
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions
This video demonstrates how the derivative of the natural logarithmic function (ln[x]) is simply 1 divided by x. It describes how this derivative can be found using both the definition of the derivative and a calculator. Derivatives of logarithmic functions are simpler than they would seem to be, even though the functions themselves come from an important limit in Calculus. (5:13)
Creating Survey Questions
Creating Survey Questions. Part of the series: Teaching English. Create a survey by including a variety of questions with yes and no answers, suggestive answers that use variables and questions with open-ended answers, before tabulating the results to compare...
Cute quolls debut in Aussie zoo
Nov. 3 - Baby quolls go on display for the first time at a Sydney zoo. Tara Cleary reports.