Conducting effective online discussions
Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/fhEFBn from the Learning to Teach Online project website. Discussions are an important component of many forms of online student interaction. For students to benefit from an online discussion, it is important for teachers to generate relevant topics, effectively moderate student activity and participate regularly. This episode will highlight several strategies to help you manage online discussions more effectively, and make them mo
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International Economics: Theory and Policy
International Economics: Theory and Policy is built on Steve Suranovicâ€™s belief that students need to learn the theory and models to understand how economics works and how economists understand the world. And, that these ideas are accessible to most students if they are explained thoroughly. So, if you are looking for an International Economics text that will prepare your PhD students while promoting serious comprehension for the non-economics major, Steve Suranovicâ€™s International Economic
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The week ahead: February 24th 2011
Oil prices and unrest in the Middle East, the Geneva motor show, a row over America's public-sector unions and a weekend of film awards
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264 GG So Many Questions
Today's topic is how to format questions. You think you already know this, don't you? I wonder if you're right.
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Guitar Building
In this class, students learn about physics principles by examining the physics responsible for producing music with electronic stringed instruments, while building, testing, and playing their own electric guitar. Students will design their own Guitar bodies, construct their own pick-ups, assemble their own guitars, tune them using a chromatic tuner, and use them to play a simple song. While the instructions here give enough detail that an independent learner could construct their own guitar, pl
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Graphing Radical Equations Using a Table
This video describes one way to graph radical functions by creating a table of values and then plotting the points. Before starting the table, first determine the domain of the function. Remember, the radical must be greater than or equal to zero. Once this lower limit for input (domain) values is established, create the table of values. When graphing radicals we plot the points in the coordinate plane. (3:28)
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Laker Women's Hockumentary, Part 8: Downtime
The Oswego women's hockey team off ice: Crazy costumed competitions, what not to wear, group dinner and too many Rice Krispies treats.
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High School Communications Team
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Gov't and the Marketplace Seminar: Toxics 02/22/2011 #1: Burnes Intro
Managing Risk: The Case of Safer Alternatives to Toxics Speakers: Joel Tickner, Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts Lowell Robert A. Rio, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, Associated Industries of Massachusetts Moderator: Jennifer Nash, Senior Research Associate, Nanotechnology and Society Research Group, Northeastern University
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Gov't and the Marketplace Seminar: Toxics 02/22/2011 #3: Joel Tickner
Managing Risk: The Case of Safer Alternatives to Toxics Speakers: Joel Tickner, Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts Lowell Robert A. Rio, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, Associated Industries of Massachusetts Moderator: Jennifer Nash, Senior Research Associate, Nanotechnology and Society Research Group, Northeastern University
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Deze blogsite is een mini-database van educatieve spelletjes die leerkrachten secundair onderwijs voor hun lessen kunnen gebruiken.  De spelletjes zijn allemaal serious games en zijn getest op hun educatieve waarde.  Je vindt er …

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Stop 20: Ed Caraeff - Jimi Hendrix
WHO SHOT ROCK & ROLL: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present February 25, 2011 - May 22, 2011 Who Shot Rock & Roll is the first major exhibition on rock and roll to put photographers in the...

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Adding/Subtracting/Solving Word Problems with Money Amounts with Decimals
In this computer animated video, students are shown how to read money amounts with decimals.Â  Next, they are shown step-by-step how to add with decimals.Â  Then, they are shown strategies for solving word problems using addition or subtraction.
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P4 Klartext 2010-09-29 18:00
Klartext handlar i dag om att EU vill undersÃ¶ka om det gÃ¥r att straffa Frankrike fÃ¶r att de har utvisat mÃ¥nga EU-medborgare frÃ¥n folkgruppen romerna. Vi berÃ¤ttar ocksÃ¥ om fusk med pengar i GÃ¶teborg. Du fÃ¥r hÃ¶ra fler nyheter nÃ¤r du lyssnar pÃ¥ programmet.
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Shel Silverstein-"Boa Constrictor"
A student made picture video of Shel Silverstein's poem "Boa Constrictor." (1:19)
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Let's Heat Things Up!
Students observe demonstrations, and build and evaluate simple models to understand the greenhouse effect, the role of increased greenhouse gas concentration in global warming, and the implications of global warming theory for engineers, themselves and the Earth. In an associated literacy activity, students learn how a bill becomes law and research global warming legislation.
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It's Really Heating Up in Here!
Students create and observe a greenhouse effect model and discuss the implications of global warming theory for engineers, themselves and the Earth.
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Middle School Portal: Math and Science Pathways (MSP2)
Presented by Scripps Institution of Oceanography, the Earth Like a Puzzle Web site gives a visually interesting and easy-to-follow description of plate tectonics, the geologic theory that explains how the continents and oceans move across the surface of the planet. A highlight of the site, the Recycling Plates page contains an interactive map of the earth, where users can click to view the locations of tectonic plates, spreading centers, and their relationship to volcanoes and earthquakes. Altho
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Manuscript Cultures from the course History of Information
This course explores the history of information and associated technologies, uncovering why we think of ours as 'the information age.' We will select moments in the evolution of production, recording, and storage from the earliest writing systems to the world of Short Message Service (SMS) and blogs. In every instance, we'll be concerned with both what and when and how and why, and we will keep returning to the question of technological determinism: how do technological developments affect socie
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Cities, Industry, and Pollution in the Twentieth Century 1 from the course American Environmental an
American Environmental and Cultural History - Fall 2006. This course presents a history of the American environment and the ways in which different cultural groups have perceived, used, managed, and conserved it from colonial times to the present. Cultures include American Indians and European and African Americans. Natural resources development includes gathering-hunting-fishing; farming, mining, ranching, forestry, and urbanization. ...
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