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Science v. Faith. Neuroscience Of Intelligence. This part of our website will be concentrating on trying to define or catagorize intelligence. As you can imagine, this is potentially a very difficult process since the world is not constituted of one aspect of life. That is to say that if everyone in the world worked for one thing, let’s just say being the world’s best weight lifter, there would only be one type of person in the world.

15 Awesome Tutorial Websites You Probably Don't Know About. Difficult Conversations: Nine Common Mistakes. Posting Guidelines We hope the conversations that take place on will be energetic, constructive, and thought-provoking.

Difficult Conversations: Nine Common Mistakes

To ensure the quality of the discussion, our moderating team will review all comments and may edit them for clarity, length, and relevance. Comments that are overly promotional, mean-spirited, or off-topic may be deleted per the moderators' judgment. @GrrlScientist. This week's element is tungsten, which has the chemical symbol W and the atomic number 74.


The name is derived from Swedish and translates as "heavy stone", in recognition of one of this metal's more obvious qualities. Pure tungsten is silver-coloured, very hard, and has an extremely high melting point (3422 °C / 6192 °F) -- the highest for any metal and second only to carbon (3550°C / 6422°F). Tungsten is quite rare on Earth and occurs in the wild only in a number of minerals. By now, I suppose that you are wondering where the chemical symbol, W, came from. School of Open. Learn open practices at School of Open.

School of Open

Why "open"? Universal access to and participation in research, education, and culture is made possible by openness, but not enough people know what it means or how to take advantage of it. How an Economy Grows and Why It Doesn't (by Irwin Schiff) An Accurate Evolution Infographic. Managing a Culturally Diverse Classroom, Teaching Tips of the Week, Teaching Today. Managing a Culturally Diverse Classroom As the international population in United States schools grows, teachers need to embrace and welcome cultural diversity into their classrooms.

Managing a Culturally Diverse Classroom, Teaching Tips of the Week, Teaching Today

Student populations in the United States today often reflect the spectrum of culture, language, and religion found throughout the world. While cultural differences among students can occasionally create challenges in the classroom, they should be viewed as opportunities to create positive, trusting relationships. Google Apps Education. Online classroom 101.

Use youtube. PhD in Googling. Steve Jobs talks about managing people. Passionate = self-absorbed =/= interesting. This is about the synchronicity number 23, and thus about the phenomena of synchronicity in general.

Passionate = self-absorbed =/= interesting

To write about this topic objectively is impossible, as all experiences are necessarily subjective, involving as they do the element of consciousness, which cannot be instrumented. This is perhaps a study in the affirmation that any assertion of an objective observer is inherently impossible, and yet at the same time there is a deeply imbedded pattern of coherency in all that we regard as random. Randomness itself is nothing more than a pattern of deeply imbedded complexity of order; an order so complex it is not immediately discernible or obvious. Indeed the often heard rational defense, "that was just a coincidence," is itself an acknowledgment that we have just discerned a pattern, but because there is no immediately obvious path of mechanistic causation behind it, we are consciously choosing to refuse to acknowledge the primary data. O2 voor waarderend leren. What You'll Wish You'd Known.

January 2005 (I wrote this talk for a high school.

What You'll Wish You'd Known

I never actually gave it, because the school authorities vetoed the plan to invite me.) When I said I was speaking at a high school, my friends were curious. Websites for Educators. This collection of links, chosen and maintained by Gutman Library Research Services staff, provides links to freely available sites of interest to educators.

websites for Educators

Click on a topic to view links to related websites. Please tell us about websites we should consider adding... Adult Education and Literacy The Arts Bilingual Education / ESL Boston Area Libraries (selected) Charter Schools Children's Literature Colleges and Universities Comparative/International Education Counseling and Guidance Curriculum Resources (K-12) Distance Education Early Childhood. Explaining visual math in a simple way. Nerd Paradise : How to Write a 20 Page Research Paper in Under a Day.

Posted on: 10 Cado 7:0 - 5.27.29 So you've procrastinated again.

Nerd Paradise : How to Write a 20 Page Research Paper in Under a Day

You told yourself you wouldn't do this 2 months ago when your professor assigned you this. But you procrastinated anyway. Shame on you. It's due in a few hours. Pick a Topic. Primary CSS. Social Media Policies in Education. Use facebook. Google Online Marketing Challenge, een kans om SEA te leren. Designing Learning-Centered Syllabus. Designing a learning-centered syllabus (pdf) Learning-centered syllabus production checklist (.doc) Examples of sections of learning-centered syllabi (doc) Course syllabi: Communication of UD learning resources to students (pdf) The functions of the course syllabus (pdf) The promising syllabus: Putting student learning at the center (pdf)

Designing Learning-Centered Syllabus

Syllabus. If you have dropped into this Course Design Tutorial from somewhere else, you might wish to start at the introduction, overview, or table of contents.