A way to save education and build useful AI. Today there was this quote from Mark Zuckerberg in Fast Company: "Most of the content 10 years ago was text, and then photos, and now it’s quickly becoming videos," Zuckerberg said, justifying Facebook's aggressive push into the area.
"I just think that we’re going to be in a world a few years from now where the vast majority of the content that people consume online will be video. " I suspect he is right about this, but he has not mentioned what may well be the most important use of those videos. Before I explain what I mean here I would like to mention that a man whom I respect a great deal, Donald Clark, made a speech recently about the history of education, called 2500 years of learning theory. Girl Asks Questions of a Hologram of Holocaust Survivor Eva Schloss. New Dimensions in Testimony from USC Shoah Foundation. Use of Video by the Virtual International Science and Technology Academy. VISTA (Virtual International Science and Technology Academy) Are these types of genetic modifications realistic?
Yes. Scientists have already made or attempted modifications similar to the ones you will be dealing with in this rotation. While some of the modifications have been successful, both scientifically and commercially, others have failed or been rejected by the community. Your tasks in this rotation deal not only with whether a genetic modification could be done technically, but also to consider whether or not the genetic modifications are ethical and should be allowed. You work and recommendations will need to be based on and backed up by facts. I don't know very much about genetics!
This project provides many resources, including step-by-step guides, to help you think through the issues you are dealing with one step at a time. How do I get started? Simply click on "Introduction" in the left menu under "Your Tasks. " Note: Students must complete a focus group early in this rotation. Can I be of assistance? EXTRA - Experts Telling Relevant Advice. The key component of an effective performance support system is a memory of expert knowledge and experience which enables the system to provide useful guidance to its users as they work to achieve their goals.
People share their knowledge in many ways, most often by talking – and often in the form of stories that make a point, contain something worth remembering, or offer advice or knowledge relevant to future decisions. People know how to tell stories, and they naturally comprehend stories. The phenomenon is the same for descriptions of everyday human experiences and for much of the advice conveyed by experts. Our Experts Telling Relevant Advice (EXTRA) approach delivers context-specific expert advice and experience, typically in the form of short, well-told stories, when they are of value to a person solving a difficult problem. Four problems arise in creating such a knowledge repository: 1. Mu Lambda 165. Byju's. Addition and subtraction. Galli Galli Sim Sim - Sesame Workshop. Children’s Education Initiatives in India | Galli Galli Sim Sim One out of five children in the world under the age of 6 lives in India — that’s more than 165 million.1 Despite the country’s rapidly growing middle class, only 40 percent of children attend preschool.
Numbers such as these show the enormous potential for positive change. Since 2006, Galli Galli Sim Sim, the locally produced version of Sesame Street, has been working to bring early childhood education to children throughout the country. More than 20 million children across India are regularly glued to TV screens to watch the show with its diverse cast, vibrant set, and music and stories that reflect the country’s many cultures and traditions. Now in its fifth season, the show includes a curriculum focusing on literacy, numbers, health, and nutrition education. But Aman is lucky. Partners Results. Free Educational Games & Videos for Kids – Galli Galli Sim Sim. Socratica. About MIT OpenCourseWare. For the Love of Physics (Walter Lewin's Last Lecture) How to Party 1950s Instructional Video.
1. Introduction and Scope. 8. Object Oriented Programming. I watched this TED Talk and thought you would find it interesting. Sal Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education Learn more about watching TED Talks on all of your favorite platforms: Excerpts from "Education Automation" (1962) by R. Buckminster Fuller. Buckminster Fuller and Education's Automation. 7 min read You can trace the history of ed-tech through many education philosophies and through many technologies.
Too often we fail to trace that history at all – a pity because then we don’t think about the trajectory that our storytelling places us on. And too often, we focus simply on technologies related to the computer and the Internet. Broadcast has long history of usage in the classroom; and radio, film, and television have been seen as appropriate, if not innovative technological interventions in teaching and learning. The Buckminster Fuller Institute. During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work.
These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of the history of science and industrialization. The stories behind his Dymaxion car, geodesic domes, World Game and integration of science and humanism are lucidly communicated with continuous reference to his synergetic geometry. Permeating the entire series is his unique comprehensive design approach to solving the problems of the world.
Everything I Know was made available online at archive.org/details/buckminsterfuller. The printed work below is a transcript of those lectures. Buckminster Fuller Everything I Know Part 45. Note-taking. Richard Feynman - The.Character of Physical Law - Part 1 The Law of Gravitation (full version) Lesson 7 - The Simple Pendulum, Oscillating Things - Demonstrations in Physics. Disney '53 - Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom. James Burke Connections³, Episode 1 Feedback. COSMOS (1980) Ep 7. NOVA - Official Website. Can Wind Turbines Make You Sick?
Residents living in the shadows of wind turbines say the sound is making them sick. But so far the science isn't there. From NOVA Next | Jun 27, 2018 Thirty Years Ago Today, Global Warming First Made Headline News On June 23, a NASA climate scientist, James Hansen, told a U.S. From NOVA Next | Jun 23, 2018. Sesame Street: Grover And A Fly In My Soup. Sesame Street: Super Grover Teaches Super Monster School. This Will Revolutionize Education. 1921 - H.G. Wells, Use of the Cinematograph in Education. 2-way wireless video documentary call-up system. "Anyone, anyone" teacher from Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Recorded lectures and lecturing (3:26-3:34)