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Overview of cultural contributions of Classical Greece. Golden Age of Athens. Age of Pericles. Watch the next lesson: Missed the previous lesson? Watch here: World History on Khan Academy: From the earliest civilizations to the modern world, geography, religion, trade, and politics have bound peoples and nations together — and torn them apart. About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. For free.

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E-learning Games, Interactions and Activities Museum of Science+Industry Chicago Museum of Science+Industry Chicago View the learning game View the interactive example → Peut-on apprendre en ligne A TED 2011, Salman Khan est venu présenter la Khan Academy, une collection soigneusement structurée de plus de 2000 vidéos éducatives (voir la présentation vidéo avec sous-titres en français). La Khan Academy connaît un succès notable avec quelques 1 millions de visiteurs par mois qui regardent entre 100 et 200 000 vidéos par jour, souligne son créateur. Salman Khan a commencé incidemment. Analyste financier pour un fonds de pension, il donnait des cours de math à distance à des cousins via l’internet et a décidé de mettre quelques leçons sur YouTube, plus comme complément aux cours qu’il leur donnait qu’autre chose. Ses cousins ont été assez heureux d’avoir moins à le déranger pour accéder aux leçons et de pouvoir les suivre selon leur propre rythme. Petit à petit, les vidéos publiques sur YouTube ont rencontré succès et commentaires élogieux… Tant et si bien que quelques profs ont commencé à utiliser ces cours en vidéos comme devoir du soir et à proposer des exercices en classe.

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Intelligent YouTube Channels Below, we have gathered together some of the most intelligent video collections on YouTube. A great place to find culturally enriching video... General Universities ShowMe App Lets Anyone Create Lessons to Make Online Learning Accessible to All WHAT: Create lessons on a virtual whiteboard with a voice-over, then share them with the ShowMe community. The community votes lessons up and down, with the best lesson of the day appearing on the homepage. Available for free as an iPad app for lesson creation. Users can access lessons on the ShowMe website. LAUNCHERS: San Kim, CEO and Karen Bdoyan, CTO. San founded Easel Learning, which helps students prepare for the SAT and learn algebra using iPad apps.

KHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAN (academy) « #AltDevBlogADay Its the best website you’ve never heard of. Originally I had planned to do an update on TREMBLE, my SPU loop pipeliner and optimizer. I added some cool new features like multi-implementation odd/even pipeline balancing macros and a GUI for people to play around with. The Science Channel ... Largest Sky Map Revealed: An Animated Flight Through the Universe. The first public data release from BOSS, the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey. Led by Berkeley Lab scientists, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey's BOSS is bigger than all other spectroscopic surveys combined for measuring the universe's large-scale structure. The Third Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS-III) has issued Data Release 9 (DR9), the first public release of data from the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS). In this release BOSS, the largest of SDSS-III's four surveys, provides spectra for 535,995 newly observed galaxies, 102,100 quasars, and 116,474 stars, plus new information about objects in previous Sloan surveys (SDSS-I and II).

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The Internet Will Get a Peer Review Layer Next Year A project lead by some of the most-respected leaders of the Internet has secured $240,000 in funding to build a prototype system for both expert and peer review of all the content on the web, sentence by sentence. Called, the project is lead by early search engine innovator and climate change activist Dan Whaley and backed by advisors from John Perry Barlow of the EFF to Garret Camp of StumbleUpon to Kaliya Hamlin of the Internet Identity Workshop to Nate Oostendorp of Slashdot, and many more. We wrote about the fundraising effort on Kickstarter last month. That effort succeeded, including with a large matching pledge by cleantech and web venture capitalist Sunil Paul.

Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan to provide "a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere". The organization produces micro lectures in the form of YouTube videos. These are excellent examples of the use of screencasting. by uaa_design Jun 2

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