Disciplinary Thinking - Academic identity and disciplinarity: presentation
Title: Disciplinary Thinking - Academic identity and disciplinarity: presentation Description: Presentation slides for a workshop on academic identity, disciplinarity and interdisciplinarity in HE teaching and learning. Theme: Academic identity and disciplinarity Subject: HE - Education Author: Colleen McKenna & Jane Hughes: HEDERA, 2012 Audience: Educational developers within accredited programmes and courses in higher education. Issue Date: 24/05/2012 Last updated D
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During this video clip, Sal Khan discusses the difference between every day and economic notions of investment and consumption. (07:32)
Effect of Coefficient of x^2 on Parabola Shape
This classroom activity presents College Algebra students with a ConcepTest, a Question of the Day, and a Write-pair-share activity concerning the effect of the coefficient of x^2 on the shape of a parabola where b and c are arbitrarily fixed values in f(x)=ax^2+bx+c.
QSTORM: Looking Inside Nerve Cells
Our nerve cells contain thread-like molecular-scale transport systems that ferry essential materials from cell bodies to the tips of their axons and back. Diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's seem to be associated with traffic jams on these sub-cellular highways. Hear how Carnegie Mellon researcher Ge Yang and the QSTORM biological imaging team are working to achieve super-resolution views of traffic flow beyond the traditional limits of microscopy.
Newbie Lesson S4 #FAQ - Perfect Japanese Pronunciation Made Easy
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’re doing a wonderful job of learning Japanese! But, it’s natural to be a little bit unsure about pronunciation. After all, nothing would be more embarrassing than saying all the words in an important conversation wrong! Don’t worry; this lesson will boost your confidence by making sure your Japanese pronunciation is [...]
First-Principles Investigation of Optical Transitions in Small Silicon Quantum Dots
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Article :: Introducing the Workspace in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4
Whether you prefer to use menu commands, keyboard shortcuts, or buttons and sliders—whether you use a small screen or a large one, one monitor or two—you can customize the flexible Lightroom workspace to suit the way you work. Customize each of the modules individually so that you always have your favorite tools and controls at hand, arranged just the way you like them.
Students will calculate team yardage in a football game using sign numbers. Students will learn to add positive and negative numbers using a football game.
Tassell MTEC Donor Thank You
Tassell MTEC Donor Thank You
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Eco-friendly ATMs make good cents, says manufacturer
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Pendulum Simulation Project - Khan Academy
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El Camino de Santiago - Introducción (en español)
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Article :: UI Design with Adobe Illustrator CS6, Part 1: Flipping Wireframes
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Windows Azure SDK for PHP with Anton Babadjanov | Web Camps TV In this episode, Cory talks with Anton Babadjanov, Program Manager of the Windows Azure SDK for PHP. Learn how to create a simple task list application&n
In this episode, Cory talks with Anton Babadjanov, Program Manager of the Windows Azure SDK for PHP.
Learn how to create a simple task list application&n
Economy 2012: Harman CEO say China's lux demand not dead yet
Aug 27 - There are no signs of a slowdown in luxury sales in China with consumers still buying high-end car brands like BMW, Porsche and Audi, according to Harman CEO, Dinesh Paliwal.
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Students analyze video clips of kids rolling down a hill on skates, scooters, and bikes to determine whether mechanical energy is conserved.
An Electrostatics Puzzler
An interactive lecture demonstration intended to help students use physics reasoning to predict the outcome of a puzzling electrostatics demonstration.
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