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Xe Files As of July 1, 2013 ThinkQuest has been discontinued. We would like to thank everyone for being a part of the ThinkQuest global community: Students - For your limitless creativity and innovation, which inspires us all. Teachers - For your passion in guiding students on their quest. Partners - For your unwavering support and evangelism. Morse Code Translator Text to Morse Just type letters, numbers and punctuation into the top box and press the "Translate" button. The program will place the Morse code in the bottom box, inserting a "?" if the character cannot be translated.
Periodic Table Database There are hundreds of periodic tables in web space, but there is only one comprehensive database of periodic tables & periodic system formulations. If you know of an interesting periodic table that is missing, please contact the database curator: Dr Mark R Leach. Harrington Periodic Tables So we start this effort tabula rasa (without preconceived ideas). 1) All atoms have a default "common denominator" structure at 270 mass units, irrespective of the element under discussion. Therefore, no elements seen as wisps and glints past this point are of consequence.
Discovery Education - Curiosity in the Classroom Every school is different — and so is the technology that fuels your classrooms. We are committed to ensuring that our services are available on your platform of choice, whenever and wherever you need them, with the same high-quality experience every time. Non-Traditional Teaching & Learning Strategies - Faculty Excellence at MSU What are Non-traditional Teaching & Learning Techniques and Why Use Them? Pamela Harris, Retired Nutrition Faculty & Ralph Johnson, Architecture Professor Montana State University Since fall semester 2001 Harris and Johnson have provided faculty development workshops at Montana State University entitled "Developing a Mentorship Program for Non-Traditional Teaching and Learning Techniques." Forty MSU faculty representing all seven colleges have completed 15-20 hours of continuing education to assist them in understanding and implementing a broad variety of non-traditional teaching and learning techniques. In 2002 Harris and Johnson presented a workshop on this model at the International Conference on Problem-Based Learning in Higher Education in Baltimore, Maryland. In addition they have received national and international recognition for their insightful teaching strategies and methodologies that provide and support an enhanced teaching and learning environment in higher education.
100 Incredible Lectures from the World’s Top Scientists Posted on Thursday June 18, 2009 by Staff Writers By Sarah Russel Unless you’re enrolled at one of the best online colleges or are an elite member of the science and engineering inner circle, you’re probably left out of most of the exciting research explored by the world’s greatest scientists. But thanks to the Internet and the generosity of many universities and online colleges, you’ve now got access to the cutting edge theories and projects that are changing the world in this list below. If you’re looking for even more amazing lectures, check out our updated list for 2012 with more talks from great minds. General
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50 Really Cool Online Tools for Science Teachers A 21st-century education revolves around the Internet for everything from collaboration, tools, lessons, and even earning degrees online. If you are looking for ways to integrate online learning into your science class or science degree programs, then take a look at these cool online tools that are just perfect for both teachers and students. Science Tools to Use with Students NCSS National Standards for Social Studies Teachers Download NCSS National Standard for Social Studies Teachers (pdf) Information on NCATE Social Studies Program Standards This publication of National Council for the Social Studies describes and explains the council's national standards for social studies teachers-standards that were approved initially by the NCSS Board of Directors on April 27, 1997, revised, and approved as revised by the board in September 2002.
Discovery Education - Curiosity in the Classroom Every school is different — and so is the technology that fuels your classrooms. We are committed to ensuring that our services are available on your platform of choice, whenever and wherever you need them, with the same high-quality experience every time. (Almost) All the information you can get from the periodic table What are the important parts of the periodic table? 1. Metals, nonmetals, and metalloids: The periodic table tells you where the metallic, nonmetallic, and semimetallic metals are. To the right of the periodic table, starting to the left of boron (element #5, B) you should see a line that looks like a staircase.