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Quantum Physics Video Lecture Course. Study skills articles and study tips, improve study habits, teaching tips. Recherches ( a ) Page : 152. Watch free documentary films & videos. Kidipede - History for Kids - Homework Help for Middle School Social Studies. The Socratic Method. The Socratic Method:Teaching by Asking Instead of by Tellingby Rick Garlikov The following is a transcript of a teaching experiment, using the Socratic method, with a regular third grade class in a suburban elementary school.

The Socratic Method

I present my perspective and views on the session, and on the Socratic method as a teaching tool, following the transcript. The class was conducted on a Friday afternoon beginning at 1:30, late in May, with about two weeks left in the school year. This time was purposely chosen as one of the most difficult times to entice and hold these children's concentration about a somewhat complex intellectual matter. The point was to demonstrate the power of the Socratic method for both teaching and also for getting students involved and excited about the material being taught. The experiment was to see whether I could teach these students binary arithmetic (arithmetic using only two numbers, 0 and 1) only by asking them questions. How To Draw. To make all of these Instructables, download this collection of How To’s as an ebook.

How To Draw

Download » "How to Draw" is a collection of tutorials that will teach you everything from perspective basics to shading chrome. Never picked up a pencil before? Fear not! From simple line drawings to modern art and easy animations, we've got you covered. Instructables is the most popular project-sharing community on the Internet. WannaLearn. Open Yale Courses. 10 Awesome Online Classes You Can Take For Free. Cool, but you need iTunes for nearly everything, and that gets an 'F.' Are there really no other places to get these lessons?

10 Awesome Online Classes You Can Take For Free

I was sure there are some on Academic Earth. Flagged 1. 7 of them are available via YouTube. 2. iTunes is free. 1. Europe > Background. All consortium partners have identified OpenCourseWare as a development priority.

Europe > Background

They all play an active role in the international OCW movement. The universities of Madrid, Barcelona, Lyon and Delft have already published a significant part of their own material as OCW. The Catholic University of Leuven is in the final stage of developing an OCW program and will soon start publishing its first courses online. The consortium partners consider OCW to be an essential component of the development of virtual mobility. It enables students to follow (part of) a program from their home campus and/or better prepare themselves before studying abroad.

There is a growing interest of European HEI in OER and OCW. However, the consortium partners are convinced that OCW’s potential is still underutilized. A very recent study by the ‘Open Educational Quality Initiative’ confirms this observation. Free Social Teaching and Learning Network focused solely on education.


Europe > Welcome. Free Online Course Materials. BrainPOP - Animated Educational Site for Kids - Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts. Drugs. Psychotrope. Rating: 3.7/5 (20 votes cast) Molécule de caféine (Wikipedia) Est-il vrai qu’un sachet de thé trempé une 2e fois ne contient plus de théine?


La théine et la caféine ont-elles les mêmes effets? Est-il vrai qu’un Red Bull fait effet 6 heures après sa consommation? Qu’un long jus de chaussette contient plus de caféine qu’un ristretto? L’effet sur l’homme de la caféine provenant du thé est plus doux et plus progressif que celle provenant du café. Comme dirait notre ami Marc Montangero Que se passe-t-il chimiquement? La toile d’araignée sous caféine (Wikipedia) La caféine est une molécule de la famille des méthylxanthines et la plupart des méthylxanthines sont utilisées comme pesticides aussi bien par l’homme que par les plantes elles-mêmes. Business Communication for Success. About the Author Scott McLean is the Shadle-Edgecombe Endowed Faculty Chair at Arizona Western College.

Business Communication for Success

He serves as the professor of speech communication with an emphasis in business communication for a combined campus partnership with the University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University–Yuma. Scott is the author of The Basics of Speech Communication and The Basics of Interpersonal Communication, both currently published by Allyn & Bacon. Beyond his classroom experience, Scott regularly serves as a communications advisor to the industry. He has extensive experience and publications in the areas of health communication, safe and healthy work environments, and organizational and crisis communication.

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National Art Education Association. Competent Children. As we enter the 21st century it seems we, as a society, have gone even deeper into the morass of institutional education so now we can't even imagine what it is like for a child to discover and own their personal learning.

Competent Children

Somewhere, somehow, for any number of reasons, it now seems an adult or one of their programs must lay claim to causing childrens' learning to occur—unless it doesn't, in which case it is the child's fault! Khan Academy.