<p><span>Check this presentation for tips on how to build character and lead a virtuous life!</span></p> <p></p> <p></p> <p><br />
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Watch this video to view Stanford University professor and noted researcher Linda Darling-Hammond about what the United States can learn from high-achieving countries on teaching, learning, and assessment -- from Finland to… Continue
Learning a new language is never easy. Below you will find ten common mistakes among students of English as a second language. Even if you are a native English speaker I guess you could use a reminder on some of them. (This is a guest post by Pratiti Diddi. If you want to write for Daily Writing Tips check the…Continue
This is an impressive story of William Kamkwamba a 14 years-old boy in Malawi who built a windmill using the information he found in a book. I was amazed by his invention as to how he was able to assemble miscellaneous parts he found at the junkyard. This is a great story of accomplishment and ingenuity! Watch the video to hear the moving tale of invention that changed his life.
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Added by Poornima on September 23, 2009 at 9:30pm —
Artist Octavio Ocampo was born in Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico on February 28, 1943. He was educated at the Fine Art Institute, Mexico City and the San Francisco Art Institute, graduating in 1974. He has been exhibiting since 1972.
The talents of Octavio Ocampo were not limited to painting and sculpture but also extended to acting and dancing. While at the Art Institute of San Francisco, he studied all these disciplines and pursued both a film and theater career. In 1976 he began to… Continue
A SPANISH Teacher was explaining to her class that in Spanish, unlike English, nouns are designated as either masculine or feminine. 'House' for instance, is feminine: 'la casa.' 'Pencil,' however, is masculine: 'el lapiz.' A student asked, 'What gender is 'computer'?' Instead of giving the answer, the teacher split the class into two groups.
Male & Female, and asked them to decide for themselves whether computer' should be a masculine or a feminine noun. Each group was asked to… Continue
Added by Poornima on September 6, 2009 at 12:55pm —
Yong Zhao the author of "Catching Up or Leading the Way: American Education in the Age of Globalization" discusses about how schools have to keep pace with a world that is being dramatically transformed by globalization and digital technology. He explains the definition of success beyond math and reading test scores and personalizing schooling so that every student has opportunity to learn and… Continue
Added by Poornima on August 26, 2009 at 9:43pm —
Everyone has stories, legends or proverbs from another culture which is very interesting and thought provoking.The website Story Cove has some great stories from other cultures. You have to log on but it is free.
Added by Poornima on June 29, 2009 at 11:39pm —
I am from Ahmedabad (City), Gujarat (State) India. I come from a place where people are kind, helping, fun loving, and food lovers. I have done my MS in Computer Engineering. I worked as professor in Engineering College in India for four years.
I am talkative, like listening to music of all types, traveling, cooking, and dancing. I have done course of
Bharat-Natyam which is a type of classical dance from South India. I am on diversity cause i like to know about other… Continue