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Viola Music that is written for the viola differs from that of most other instruments, in that it primarily uses the alto clef, which is otherwise rarely used. Viola music employs the treble clef when there are substantial sections of music written in a higher register. The viola occasionally has a major role in orchestral music. Keith Lightbody's Technology in Education Website Keith Lightbody's Technology in Education Web Site last updated 25 March 2012 Philosophy This site is about helping everyday people use technology to do a quality job - quicker, easier, smarter! The focus is on achieving good solutions cost-effectively, calmly and simply. I aim to help the 80% of people who just want learning technology to be easy to use and reliable.

You Can't Just Hack Your Way to Social Change - Jake Porway by Jake Porway | 1:00 PM March 7, 2013 “We have a lot of data, but we have no idea what we should do with it.” The director of the foundation looked plaintively across the table at me. "Jaguars: Real King of the Jungle" Habitat and Location 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. Parents - For supporting the use of technology not only as an instrument of learning, but as a means of creating knowledge.

Information on Guitar History for Kids Until the early 1900s, the guitar was mainly used in Spanish music, but the instrument was embraced by jazz players such as Django Reinhardt who sought to expand its use and sound. Blues musicians such as Robert Johnson also picked up the guitar and created a uniquely American sound, which was then embraced by rock and roll musicians in the 1950s and 1960s. Now, the guitar is one of the most popular instruments in modern music, whether pop music, jazz, folk or alternative rock.

Astrology & the Chakras In this article I would like to explore the exciting possibility of bridging two of history's greatest psychological systems -- astrology and the chakras. Conventionally, these two systems have been seen as having little or nothing to do with each other, the former primarily concerning the outer world, or macrocosm, and the latter involving the inner world, or microcosm. In fact, as we shall soon see, these two systems are but two sides of the same coin, each one complementing the other and thus enhancing our understanding of both. The basic system of correspondences I will be using here is drawn from teachers I have studied with in the Kriya Yoga lineage.1 The general system of "chakric horoscopes" and their guidelines for interpretation are my own, developed over more than a decade of working with these basic correspondences. With that said, let us begin by exploring some of the core ideas of chakric philosophy. What Are the Chakras?

Service rationing and strategic queuing – Full Contact Philanthropy People hate standing in line, and just about everyone in the social sector loathes having to decide who should receive a particular intervention and who should not. But service rationing and queuing are facts of life, and taking a sophisticated approach to how we prioritize services can make a substantial difference in a program’s net impact. I take an operations research approach to program effectiveness.

The History of Guitars for Kids Information on Guitar History for Kids Many different ways exist to play music--blowing across an oboe's reeds, pounding on a drum, tickling the ivories of a piano--but one... Guitar Facts You May Also Like. Information on Guitar History for Kids. Many different ways exist to play music--blowing across an oboe's reeds, pounding... Classical Guitar Information and History Information on Guitar History for Kids. Relationship Rules Human beings crave intimacy, need to love and be loved. Yet people have much trouble doing so. It's clear from the many letters I get that lots of folks have no idea what a healthy relationship even looks like. 10 Great Social Innovation Reads: February 2013 10 Great Social Innovation Reads: February 2013 By Nell Edgington The gloves came off in February. There was enough criticism to go around from foundation decision making and use of evaluations, to Millennial social entrepreneurs, to American charity, to nonprofit versus for-profit, to the overwhelming politeness of the nonprofit sector, it seems everything was up for debate. But that’s okay with me — I think controversy can be an incredible aid for pushing thinking forward. Below are my top 10 picks for what was worth reading in February in social innovation.

This game from Yahoo! Kids has players battling different monsters. I'm assuming at the end Percy gets to Camp Half Blood or Mount Olympus; unfortunately, I'm not good at games and couldn't get past the first two levels! Nonetheless, it is an entertaining, free, and not very violent game that readers will enjoy. It will allow them to put themselves into Percy's shoes and fight battles as if they were him; when reading, it may offer them a different perspective and they can more easily imagine themselves as Percy. by jnoakes Jan 21

Application qui permet de créer des recherches et de les regrouper par thèmes. by castorp Nov 16

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