Scientifc Notation - Add, Subtract, Divide, Multiply
An RLO that introduces adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using Scientific Notation
Author(s): J Koening

Statistics at Square One
This textbook for medical statistics covers many topics such as: Data display and summary; Mean and standard deviation; Populations and samples; Statements of probability and confidence intervals; Differences between means: type I and type II errors and power; Differences between percentages and paired alternatives; The t tests; The chi-squared tests; Exact probabilty test; Rank score tests; Correlation and regression; Survival analysis; Study design and choosing a statistical test.
Author(s): T D V Swinscow

A Comparative Study of Metaphor in Arabic and English General Business Writing with Teaching Implica
The study aims to compare and contrast the usage and understanding of English and Arabic metaphors. My research attempts to reveal how similar and different Arab secondary learners of English respond when asked to answer or interpret metaphors in both their native and acquired languages. Furthermore, in this dissertation, I also attempted to address the impact of culture in metaphorical thinking. The study made use of a holistic approach, utilizing textual analysis, conversation meetings, partic

Private Universe Project in Mathematics: Workshop 5. Building on Useful Ideas
One of the strands of the Rutgers long-term study was to find out how useful ideas spread through a community of learners and evolve over time. Here, the focus is on the teacherÂ’s role in fostering thoughtful mathematics.,EnglewoodÂ—Second Grade: Probing Student Thinking. How can a teacher know what an individual student is thinking when there are 24 or more students in the room? In Englewood, a second-grade teacher tries to follow her studentsÂ’ thinking by asking appropriate questions as she
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "What alternative sources of energy can help meet our energy needs?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "How can we reduce our consumption of energy?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "Where does our energy come from, and what are all the costs of using it?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Looking at Learning...Again, Part 1: Workshop 8. The International Picture
This workshop offers an opportunity to investigate various aspects of the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), other than the test scores themselves. Distinguished Professor of Educational Psychology William Schmidt presents differences in curricula, textbooks, and teaching practices around the world, and a group of community members discuss how the TIMSS results reflect societal and cultural values.,Dr. William Schmidt introduces the nature of education in this country by
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,End Credits
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "What alternative sources of energy can help meet our energy needs?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "How can we reduce our consumption of energy?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "Where does our energy come from, and what are all the costs of using it?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Poverty and Elimination of Urban Health Disparities Challenge and Opportunity
The aim of this article is to examine the intersection of race and poverty, two critical factors fueling persistent racial and ethnic health disparities among urban populations. From the morass of social determinants that shape the health of racial and ethnic communities in our urban centers, we will offer promising practices and potential solutions to eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities.
Author(s): THOMAS, STEPHEN B.,QUINN, SANDRA CROUSE

Philosophe et spÃ©cialiste de l'art, Yves Michaud revient sur ces Ã©volutions aux cours des siÃ¨cles et des mouvements artistiques.

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Teaching Method & Educational Technology
Upon completion of this course students should be better able to: -gain insight to understand the concept of development and explore some of the major ideas about how development occurs. -understand different theories with different focus on different aspects of development. -identify diverse factors which influence the course of the development in children.
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Feedback workshop session for staff
Feedback workshop session for staff
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Valpo Christmas Concert 2010 Preview
Familiar carols and music of the Christmas season will ring through the Chapel of the Resurrection during the 2010 Valparaiso University Christmas Concert: A Carol Festival, on Dec. 3 and 4. Valpo's choral and instrumental ensembles will give voice to the joy, magic and mystery of the Advent season during the year concert, with approximately 200 student musicians delighting audiences during this festive campus tradition. Call the Valpo Box Office at 219-464-5162 for more information and tickets
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Introduction to Artificial Intelligence - Knowledge Representation
This test forms part of the "Knowledge Representation" topic in the Introduction to Artificial Intelligence module.
Author(s): Dr Jim Smith,Open Educational Repository in Suppor

Our second example of structural explanations of criminal behaviour takes a different starting point. It looks at pathological or problem families and the transmission of criminal careers within them. This work is most closely associated with the social-psychological research of David Farrington (1994).

Farrington's argument has two core components. First, he argues that criminal offending is part of a larger syndrome of anti-social behaviour. A syndrome is a medica
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