Indicators of Middle School Implementation: How Do Kentucky's Schools to Watch Measure Up?
Using responses of school personnel to a statewide survey, this study examined the perceived level of implementation of key tenets of the middle school concept as outlined by This We Believe: Successful Schools for Young Adolescents (National Middle School Association, 2003) in schools designated a Kentucky School to Watch as compared to nondesignated schools.,Volume 32, Number 6
Author(s): Christopher M. Cook,Shawn A. Faulkner,Lenore J. Ki

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Synergy, Percussion 1-Introduction
Synergy is a percussion quartet.  This teacher-made tutorial video provides step-by-step playing instructions for the piece of music titled Synergy. (01:51)
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Introduction to Ancient Greek History
This 33 minute video is a university lecture by Professor Donald Kagan who explains why people should study the ancient
Greeks. He argues that the Greeks are worthy of our study not only
because of their vast achievements and contributions to Western
civilization (such as in the fields of science, law, and politics) but
also because they offer a unique perspective on humanity. A good overview for high performing students.

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Fooled by Nature: Lungfish
On Animal Planet's series "Fooled by Nature, In Africa, the lungfish has
the capability of breathing air outside of the water. Without rain or
water, the lungfish can hibernate for four years.

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Advanced Audio Blog S5 #3 - Top 10 Japanese Holidays: Jūgoya/The Fifteenth Night
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your friend tells you that you’re going out tonight. You assume he’s referring to one of the hot Japanese nightclubs that’s not too far away, so you get dressed to the nines. However, when he picks you up, he’s not dressed to hit a Japanese dance floor: he’s wearing very casual [...]
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DeAndree Watson at Obama Event 1-27-12
DeAndree Watson, President of the Student Assembly at the University of Michigan, addresses the audience gathered for President Obama's visit on January 27, 2012.
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Electric Vehicles - the race is on
Experiential, hands-on learning is the goal of the WSU Electric Vehicle Team, one of 30 clubs in the College of Engineering and Architecture. Mentored by Kirk Reinkens, students design and build one-person vehicles powered by AC electrical systems. Their skills are tested in nationally recognized Electrathons, where drivers compete to see how fast and far their cars can go in an hour.
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President Faust Visits the JB Petit High School for Girls, in Mumbai, India
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GRCC Plastics 30 sec promo
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Calculus 2/02/210
David Pruis teaches the latest installment of MA134: Calculus 2 at Grand Rapids Community College.
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Arab Spring Symposium - Dr. David Sorenson
Dr. David Sorenson, Professor of International Security Studies at the Air War College, discussed the role of the military. Invited guests from local and national universities and government and civilian agencies broaden the range of discussions. Guest speakers brought up complex issues and challenges to discuss back in seminar. This symposium is the latest in a decade-long tradition where the USAWC pauses to explore a region in a focused fashion.
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Chinatemp NV is een groot internationaal bedrijf dat de productie van Chinese tempels verzorgt. Het bedrijf besteedt een flink deel van zijn productie uit …
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Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
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Intro to Chemistry: 10.1 Introduction to Acids and Bases (2/2)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 10.1 Introduction to Acids and Bases.  This video explains the properties of acids and bases in relation to human taste buds.  ( 8:17)
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Archaeology
This video segment from IdahoPTV's D4K An Egyptologist discusses the significance of some of the objects found by Haward Carter in 1922 in King Tut's tomb. You see examples which include a shanti, an amulet, a chair, a dagger and a fan. She tells us what a tomb is and why it was important for the Egyptian culture. (4mins)
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Newcastle English country dancers - Mage on a Cree
Newcastle English country dancers perform the dance of Mage on a Cree (to the tune of Lilibulero) at the Renaissance pleasure faire.
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Upper Intermediate S5 #3 - I Hope That’s the Last Bear Attack in Japan
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! It’s only been a week since you left your home in Japan for a business trip, but you’ve been missing your family ever since. In the airport, you decide to buy some souvenirs for your family members to show them that you’ve been thinking about them. After looking in several shops, [...]
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Temperature Measurement 101: Clip 1 of 6
Temperature Measurement 101: Clip 1 of 6. Run time 10 Minutes.

Recorded webinar from Industrial Controls with speakers Harold Dorr and Bill Bergquist. February 24, 2010. Voice over Powerpoint slides. 

Topics Include:
*Understanding RTD sensors - strengths and weaknesses 
*Understanding Thermocouples - strengths and weaknesses 
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Image and Shape: Two Distinct Approaches
This paper is the result of two researches done at the district of Campeche, Florian?polis, by the Grupo PET/ARQ/UFSC/CAPES. Different aspects and conceptual approaches were used to study the spatial attributes of this district located in the Southern part of Santa Catarina Island. The readings and analysis of two researches were based on graphic pistures builded with the use of Corel 7.0 e AutoCadR14. The first research ? "Urban Development in the Island of Santa Catarina: Public Space Study"-
Author(s): Angelo, C.V., Bueno, A.P., Ludvig, C., Reis, A.F.

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Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois: The Conflict
This video clip from The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow identifies two major leaders in the black community during the era of Jim Crow: Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois. By the turn of the 20th century, Washington was an incredibly popular figure who, among many accomplishments, had become the leader of the Tuskegee Institute and started the National Business League. Washington maintained that African Americans could achieve economic progress and spiritual growth but only by acceptin
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