IBSC Student Forum 2017- International Boys' Schools Coalition Join boys from around the globe to attend the IBSC Student Forum to explore the theme of Beyond Discovery: Investigation and Progress, which complements the theme of the concurrent IBSC Annual Conference for school leaders. Along with fellow students, delve into major issues facing society today and brainstorm ways to solve them. Rather than focus narrowly on solutions, investigate these topics from multiple angles and gather perspectives from different groups with varying viewpoints. Begin to understand just how challenging it can be to find a solution amenable to all parties and why progress is often slow. An Evaluation of the New Deal At the time of its construction during the Great Depression, the Hoover Dam was the largest in the world. To this day, it uses the power of the Colorado River to electrify the region. How effective was the New Deal at addressing the problems of the Great Depression? No evaluation of the New Deal is complete without an analysis of Roosevelt himself. As a leader, his skills were unparalleled.
Storia is a digital subscription library for every teacher and student eBook Solutions for Schools and Classrooms Storia offers both school-wide and classroom subscriptions to eBook libraries, with unlimited and simultaneous access from most devices with an internet connection. Classroom Subscription Book Lists Italian Popular Gestures (3 pics) The written word is a powerful form of communication. In fact, it even has the capability to connect generations, revealing our shared history. Most would believe that more important than words, however, is body language or gestures. In Roman times, a simple thumbs up or thumbs down could even decide the fate of a gladiator.
eGranary Digital Library The eGranary Digital Library - also known as "The Internet in a Box" - provides millions of digital educational resources to institutions lacking adequate Internet access. Through a process of garnering permissions, copying Web sites, and delivering them to intranet Web servers INSIDE our partner institutions in developing countries and other places around the globe, we deliver millions of multimedia documents that can be instantly accessed by patrons over their local area networks at no cost. Take a look at the history and background of the eGranary, view some of our current subscribers, read the report from our year-long evaluation project, hear some success stories and more.
EPIC access for New Zealand schools - databases A-Z This page provides staff and students of New Zealand schools with access to the resources available through the Ministry of Education funded EPIC subscription listed by category. A-Z EPIC access for New Zealand schools is available by going to epic.org.nz/schools/a-z The EPIC resources are grouped in the following categories: Click on the product buttons to access the EPIC resource you are interested in searching.
Key Dates in the History of Social Security President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act on August 14, 1935. Social Security taxes were first collected in January 1937, with workers and employers each paying one percent of the first $3,000 in wages and salary. In 1939 President Roosevelt signed legislation establishing benefits for survivors and dependents. Baker & Taylor With Axis 360, Baker & Taylor's digital media circulation platform, you enjoy easy integrationand your patrons have a world of digitalcontent at their fingertips. One purchase - multiple formats. eBooks can be downloaded in EPUB or PDF formats, to serve a range of PCs, ereaders and mobile devices. Mobile version. Patrons using mobile devices - including Apple and Android tablets, smartphones and more - can view your collection, check out and read materials in a user interface optimized for their device. ILS integration - supporting ReadersFirst principles. Patron's econtent discovery, check out and holds all from your library catalog.
Learn Greek words, learn how to speak Greek Greek language is considered as one of the most difficult languages to learn. This page is not going to teach you how to speak Greek, but you can learn some basic Greek words and phrases in order to impress your friends in Crete. As it happens in every country, people in Crete will be glad to hear you trying to speak their language. Even if all you can say is "kalimera" or "Yassou", people will smile and open up. Learn Greetings in Greek : In all the following, "e" is read as in "egg" and "th" is read as in "this".
Is it Time for Law Libraries to Collaborate on Description for Their Own Institutions’ Legal Scholarship? Over the past couple of years, there has been a great deal of discussion — particularly in relation to the Durham Statement  — about technical standards and preservation issues for law reviews that publish openly and exclusively online. Other colleagues have already blogged or written more formally about the lack of metadata being produced in the production of law reviews, and about problems in indexing open access law journal literature.  In a previous VoxPopuLII post, Dr. Núria Casellas discussed the significance of semantic enhancement and how it affects how we should be thinking about providing access to legal information.  So I would like to marry the two discussions, by formally asking my academic law librarian colleagues whether the time has come for us to work together to develop an ontology , a substantive knowledge system that could be used by our law schools’ legal journals in “marking up” content for consumption on the Internet. What do you mean by an ontology?
Staff PD books list - Westlake Boys High School - Skip to content Westlake Boys High School RegisterLogin Return to top A taxonomy for learning, teaching and assessing : a revision of Bloom's Taxonomy of educational objectives Bloom, Benjamin S Anderson, Lorin W (2001.) Securities and Exchange Commission - Facts & Summary To bring order out of chaos, Congress passed three major acts creating the Securities and Exchange Commission,SEC,and defining its responsibilities. The Securities Act of 1933 required public corporations to register their stock sales and distribution and make regular financial disclosures. The Securities Exchange Act of 1934 created theSEC to regulate exchanges, brokers, and over-the-counter markets, as well as to monitor the required financial disclosures. The 1935 Public Utility Holding Company Act did away with holding companies more than twice removed from the utilities whose stocks they held. This “death sentence” ended the practice of using holding companies to obscure the intertwined ownership of public utility companies.
Audio and Video Sources From game labs to recording studios, libraries are finding creative ways to provide audio and video production hardware, software, and spaces for users. Many libraries maintain media services departments that specialize in innovative technology and media creation including audio and video, along with 3D printing and other activities. These spaces have names like media commons, design studio, and makerspaces. The Denver Public Library's space is called the ideaLAB.