14.74 Foundations of Development Policy (MIT)
This course explores the foundations of policy making in developing countries. The goal is to spell out various policy options and to quantify the trade-offs between them. We will study the different facets of human development: education, health, gender, the family, land relations, risk, informal and formal norms and institutions. This is an empirical class. For each topic, we will study several concrete examples chosen from around the world. While studying each of these topics, we will ask: Wh
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Sociale media, veilig internet en cyberpesten Presentatie waarmee je leerlingen via tekst, foto's en filmpje kan informeren over sociale media, veilig internet en cyberpesten.
Presentatie waarmee je leerlingen via tekst, foto's en filmpje kan informeren over sociale media, veilig internet en cyberpesten.
What price the CSR budget?
What price the CSR budget? Even Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) budgets need to show a return. Professor Jaideep Prabhu of Cambridge Judge Business School and Ardi Kolah of 'Guru in a Bottle' have launched a ground breaking new study to measure the Return on Investment (ROI) from CSR outcomes from sports sponsorship with UK cricket, rugby and football and the 2012 Olympic partners. If advertisers can measure their impact on the bottom line so should CSR investors!
12.510 Introduction to Seismology (MIT)
This graduate level course presents a basic study in seismology and the utilization of seismic waves for the study of Earth's interior. It introduces techniques necessary for understanding of elastic wave propagation in layered media.
ALFAL (Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de América Latina)
ALFAL (Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de América Latina) is an academic association for the study of the literatures of Latin America and linguistics, covering the theory and practice of all the languages in the area: Spanish; Portuguese; and indigenous languages. In addition to up-to-date news, and information about memberships and the association, the website provides bibliographical details about its publications: the journal 'Lingüística'; bulletins; and 'Cuadernos de Lingüís
Separatists not giving up fight in Donetsk
Armed pro-Russian separatists dig in around eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, coming under a mortar attack on the city's outskirts. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international
Duke Medicine Profiles: Colleen Ramsey, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's primary care providers.
Patología Médica y de la Nutrición (2011)
Con los contenidos de la asignatura se pretende abordar el conocimiento de las principales enfermedades médicas de las diferentes especies animales, es decir, las enfermedades de los diferentes órganos y sistemas que no son de naturaleza infecto-contagiosa, ni parasitaria, ni de la reproducción en sentido estricto. Dicho conocimiento sienta la base para la adquisición y correcta aplicación de los diferentes protocolos diagnósticos y terapéuticos de dichas enfermedades, orientados hacia el
It’s Every Monkey for Themselves
Taking off to mend a broken heart, Vanessa Woods left safe, suburban Canberra and headed for the remote, wild and distinctly unsafe jungles of Costa Rica. She was stung so often by killer bees she developed a lethal allergy, and the monkeys she was to study were evasive, mean and aggressive. The only difference between them and her housemates was that at least she could tell her housemates apart. In this talk, science writer Vanessa Woods will explain how to survive a year in the jungle: a world
Technical Paper 4 - The Effective Provision of Pre-School Education (EPPE) Project: Parent, Family a
Information on the characteristics of the parents, families, and children was collected by parental interview at the start of the study. This information was used to describe the sample in terms of the parents (labour market participation, socio-economic characteristics, qualifications, marital status and age), the family (composition, ethnicity and language), the child’s health, development and behaviour, the child’s activities in the home, the use of pre-school provision and childcare hist
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool
Theater professor lends expertise in creating atmosphere around shrine
Many have seen it. Austere. Stoic. Those words and others have been used to describe the Nittany Lion Shrine. If you're a PSU graduate, you should have a picture or two of you and the Lion in an album or a hard drive somewhere, but most are taken in the daytime. When university officials placed the initial lighting around the landmark security may have been the overriding concern-- not aesthetics. See how physical plant utilized the on-campus expertise of a lighting design expert from the School
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
Lecture by Tom Strala
Presented by the Furniture Program at California College of the Arts, this lecture was filmed on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, in Timken Lecture Hall on the San Francisco campus. Tom Strala is an architect who builds no houses, but rather tables, chairs, and lamps. Strala creates pieces with the idea that items for the home -- including basic necessities such as furniture and lighting -- should be designed with the intent that they are a work of sculptural art. Based in Switzerland, he consider
Learn French - La Nourriture (Food)
In this video the instructor recites various words of French foods. Although many students of French will understand this video this video would be better served if the words and the translation appeared on the screen. A French teacher could stop the video at key points and ask what is being said. For beginning to intermediate learners.
Savez-Vous Planter les Choux? Animated Music Short
Savez-vous planter les choux? (Do you know who planted the cabbages?) This is a French music video for Lola and the EuroPops. The French words appear on the screen as the animated figure speaks.
IDS350 Gardens of California #01 Sp14
A 14 week 3 unit college course with Jerry Turney for horticulturists and people who love gardening Please subscribe