Degrees of Interaction: Towards a Classification
In architecture various approaches have been developed do deal with changing demands on the building. The most recent development is interactive architecture. In this paper we aim to outline what interactive architecture is. First we define the type of performance behavior that an interactive building or environment has. Following, we consider the relation between the system and the user. We derive four types of relations, characterized as ?perfect butler,? ?partner,? ?environmental,? and ?wizar
National Security, Regional Stability: Prospects for Arab-Iranian Conflict and Cooperation [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Gary Sick | Keynote speech by Gary Sick, the final session from the Arab-Iranian Relations: Discourses of Conflict and Cooperation Conference, organised the LSE Middle East Centre.
Texas Tech Hosts Iraqi Delegation
Texas Tech hosted a delegation of Iraqi government officials on September 7-10, 2011. The university is assisting the Iraqi government with redevelopment of higher education and reconstruction of science, technology and engineering capacity. The event was sponsored by Texas Tech University's Center for Environmental Radiation Studies.
How To Become A Social Worker
This one minute video offers a short look at what a social worker does and some of the requirements. No narration.
Investors should sell on short-lived rally, says Tarsala
The cross in the 50- and 200-day moving averages on the S&P 500 and a spike in volatility suggest the recent rally in stocks will be short lived, says Reuters Quantitative Analyst Mike Tarsala.
U.S. Day Ahead: McDonald's, Kroger in spotlight
Sept. 8 - McDonald's reports August sales and supermarket chain Kroger reports fourth-quarter earnings before the bell.
CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients : discussion.
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients : discussion
Auteurs : Aline HENRY (médecin du centre anticancéreux de Nancy)
Hélène MORAND (juriste spécialisée en droit médical – Centre anticancéreux Strasbourg - Nancy)
Résumé : Hélène MORAND : droits de la personne à la non-discrimination, à la citoyenneté, à la liberté de conscience et du culte, au respect de la dignité.
Charte de la personne hospitalisée : accessibilité, accueil, information, l
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients : discussion
Interactieve kaartoefening : Rivieren in België Twee oefeningen waarbij de rivieren moeten aangeduid worden op de kaart van België. Dit gebeurt in een interactieve vorm. Je duwt op de startpagina en er verschijnt de naam van een rivier. Je plaatst deze naam bij een rivier. Je krijgt dan …
Twee oefeningen waarbij de rivieren moeten aangeduid worden op de kaart van België. Dit gebeurt in een interactieve vorm. Je duwt op de startpagina en er verschijnt de naam van een rivier. Je plaatst deze naam bij een rivier. Je krijgt dan …
This Week @Minnesota: First day of school, Goldy trains and Folwell reopens
In "This Week @Minnesota" for the week of September 6-9, we talk to some students about what they are most excited about on the first day of school, get a sneak peek of Goldy's training routine and attend the grand reopening ceremony for the newly-renovated Folwell Hall.
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010/2011. This module will introduce students to key debates in the study of political behaviour. The module will focus specifically on the core ‘pillars’ of political behaviour (elections, voting, political participation and, to a lesser extent, public opinion). Through the module students will explore theories and methodologies used by political scientists to study these key aspec
Every Lesson of Season 1 and 2 for only $15.00 Hi everybody, my name's Mike and this is the Let's Speak Italian podcast. So you've been listening to the first few lessons, and hopefully you're learning how to speak Italian. Well with the first 100 lessons completed, I wanted to release the first few lessons for free as a little teaser so that you can see just how easy it is to learn to speak Italian. Now, by going to the website, you can buy the first 100 lessons for only $15.00. That includes 100 lessons, plus 20 review lessons as
Hi everybody, my name's Mike and this is the Let's Speak Italian podcast. So you've been listening to the first few lessons, and hopefully you're learning how to speak Italian.
Well with the first 100 lessons completed, I wanted to release the first few lessons for free as a little teaser so that you can see just how easy it is to learn to speak Italian. Now, by going to the website, you can buy the first 100 lessons for only $15.00. That includes 100 lessons, plus 20 review lessons as
Tony Blair: Extremists threaten to derail Arab Spring
Sept. 9 - Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair says the Arab Spring has provided huge momentum to democratic change across the region but warns well-organised religious extremists may derail the uprisings.
Use JabRef And Word To Write Your Papers
Robert G. Whiddon, Ph.D.
This paper describes the use of JabRef and Microsoft Word to write scientific papers. JabRef manages the bibliography and communicates with Word to assist with the citations.
Text Features Rap
These are the features of non-fiction that help us understand what's written. They're just a bunch of tools that help us understand what's written. (2:37)
Common Core Standards-Text-Dependent Analysis in Action
This Common Core State Standards video gives an in-depth analysis and discussion of Dr. King's Letter from a Birmingham Jail. The commentator provides an outline of how this literary text might be taught in the classroom. Students must read with care and pay attention to details to find the 3 arguments presented in the letter. This is a great modeling lesson for teachers (10:20).
Pol Pot's painter, genocide survivor, dies.
Sept. 11 - Vann Nath, one of the few people to survive a notorious Khmer Rouge prison, is remembered in Phnom Penh. Andrew Raven reports.
Battle Of Narva
The Battle Of Narva was one of the first battles during the Great Northern War where the Russians with over 40.000 soldiers besieged the Swedish forces. There are recreated scenes, but no narration. This seven minute video shows some original uniforms and weapons.
Order of Operations
In class order of operations notes. 6th grade_Bomar. This video was made using Power Point and a document camera. The teacher's voice can also be heard while she is doing the demonstration.
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Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives
Opening Days lecture by Prof. Nicholas Christakis highlights power of social networks and argues that human social networks have the power to spread obesity — or happiness — like contagion.