Tattoo Skin modification using ink to create designs A sailor's forearm tattooed with a rope-and-anchor drawing, against the original sketch of the design Application of a tattoo to a woman's foot A tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes and pigments, either indelible or temporary, into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment. The art of making tattoos is tattooing. Tattoos fall into three broad categories: purely decorative (with no specific meaning); symbolic (with a specific meaning pertinent to the wearer); and pictorial (a depiction of a specific person or item). Presentation Tips for Public Speaking Public Speaking Tips Know the needs of your audience and match your contents to their needs. Know your material thoroughly.
Technology Badges Keywords: computer, technology, pc, computer science How might you use this badge? The World Wide Web is NOT the internet. Just to be clear. The terms are often used interchangeably so explain to your students that the internet is simply the way in which computers connect to each other in order to store, send, and receive information and internet’s most common use, is for accessing the world wide web. The “web” actually reflects the way our brains work quite accurately.
Get Ready for the Future of EdTech: NMC Horizon Report The annual Horizon Report from the New Media Consortium (NMC) and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative is out! The 2013 edition for higher education presents some interesting predictions for trends in educational technology over the next five years. This is the 10th year for the project, “designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry in higher education.” +++++++ Chris Haughton +++++++ - SHH! WE HAVE A PLAN ENGLISH Shh! We have a plan SPANISH Shhh!
Rubrics and Rubric Makers As we all know grading is the most necessary procedures of our career. It might just be me, but grading is the bane of my existence. Do you feel the same way? - David Kapuler's Bucket List of Online Education Resources Through blogging and working with ed tech companies, I come across a large number of educational tools. To help make things easier for myself and others, I have created . However, I always wanted to create a bucket list if I was starting in a new district/school etc. Hopefully, people will find this list useful and perhaps a nice way to save districts money. Why Do People Write Graffiti on Bathroom Walls? Why do people scribble on bathroom walls? Other than, you know, for fun. “Well sung of Yore, a Bard of Wit/That some Folks read, but all Folks shit/But now the Case is alter’d quite/Since all who come to Boghouse write.” So was written on a boghouse sometime in the early 18th century—a boghouse being a public toilet. An Englishman going by the pseudonym “Hurlo Thrumbo” collected this and other such vintage graffiti in his book The Merry Thought: Or, The Glass Window and the Bog-House, published in 1731.
BOS academic : The Miura-Ori map The Miura-Ori map by Ian Bain Folded maps are merciless to the user who makes the slightest error in returning them to their compact form. Pt the Tokyo ICA meeting Koryo Miura and Masamori Sakamaki from Tokyo University's Institute of Space and Aeronautical Science demonstrated an application, of space science, combined with a little Origami, which transforms the ergonomics of map folding. Miura and Sakamaki normally work on the problems of packing large flat items, like satellite antennae and solar collectors, into the smallest, most compact shapes with a view to deploying them as rapidly and as simply as possible. public speaking tips, public speaking training, public speaking courses, public speaking skills, public speaking seminars, presentation skills training, presentation skills course Eye Contact To review past issues of Simply Speaking E-Zines, click HERE. If you have any questions, comments or suggestions about our E-zine send me an e-mail to LennyL@LJLSeminars.com Feel free to ask me any specific questions on presentation skills, speaking or any problems you may be having and I will be glad to provide you with some expert advice. If you would like to include any of our speaking tips in your company's or association's publications, please E-mail your requests to Sales@LJLSeminars.com
First 1000 responses – most popular tools per research activity In this post we present a straight percentage count of the preselected options for the 17 research activities that we asked about in our survey Innovations in Scholarly Communication. These figures represent the first 1000 responses. Please keep in mind that these first 1000 reponses do have a bias due to the predominant distribution methods in the first weeks of the survey (Twitter and other social media, and mailing lists). The final results will probably substantially deviate from what you see below, and be more reliable.