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TheEngTeacher: 25 places to find instructional videos

TheEngTeacher: 25 places to find instructional videos
Recently I have received a number of emails asking about places that offer free instructional videos (on all subjects), so I thought I would put together a posting of the main ones that I know about: 5min Life Videopedia - instructional and how-to videos Academic Earth - Thousands of video lectures from the world's top - next generation TV networkGoogle Video - videos on all topics Graspr - The instructional video network Howcast - How-to videos iCue - A fun, innovative, learning environment built around video from the NBC News ArchivesInstructables - Make, HowTo and DIY iTunes U - Faculty are using iTunes U to distribute digital lessons to their students, e.g Stangord, Trinity College Dublin, etc.

Free Science and Video Lectures Online! Download Free Open University Courses from MIT OpenCourseWare Foreign Languages and Literatures Department Summary MIT has joined a growing list of universities worldwide in the OCW (OpenCourseWare) Consortium. An OpenCourseWare is "a free and open digital publication of high quality educational materials, organized as courses". Of interest to language learners is MIT's Foreign Languages and Literatures Department on the MIT OpenCourseWare website. While courses in this department range from "Communicating Across Cultures" and "Japanese Literature and Cinema" to "Topics in South Asian Literature and Culture" and "Expository Writing for Bilingual Students", they do also include specific language education courses. What makes these truly "free and open" to the general public is the Creative Commons license under which these OpenCourseWares are licensed: The Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Sharealike 3.0 License. This is an exciting project to see! From Website Link Visit the MIT OpenCourseWare Foreign Languages and Literatures Department. Related Products Related Auctions

Online Math and Statistics Classes Offered Free by Top Universities Getting Educated for Free 1. Free Basic Math Courses Starting with Maths - Free basic math course from the UK's Open University. 2. Algebra I Course - Free beginner's algebra course from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). 3. Topics in Geometry - Introductory geometry course from MIT. 4. Precalculus Mathematics - Free Capilano College course prepares students for calculus study. 5. Introduction to Probability and Statistics - Free MIT course that offers an elementary introduction to probability and statistics. Making the Most of Your Free Math Education To make the most of your free math education, you should complete all of the assignments, quizzes and exams that are included with each course. You may also want to consider discussing some of the things you have learned in various forums around the web. The Math Forum @ Drexel - Discussion groups and teacher-to-teacher forums from Drexel University. Career Professionals Who Need Math When will I ever use this?

10 Universities Offering Free Writing Courses Online -- See our list of universities that offer free online writing courses. Learn about what courses are available and what topics they cover to find the course that's right for you. Online Writing Courses for Credit Many schools offer free online courses and materials through OpenCourseWare (OCW) projects. For far less than the cost of enrolling in a traditional class, Education Portal offers hundreds of online courses that allow students to start working their way towards real college credit. Conventions in Writing: Usage - Instructors discuss tips for developing clear sentence structures, good diction and a strong writing style.Parts of an Essay - This chapter covers prewriting strategies and methods for organizing an essay. Free Online Non-Credited Writing Courses Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Writing and Reading the Essay focuses on the essay as a popular literary genre. New Jersey Institute of Technology Technical Writing Open University Purdue University University of Iowa