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Most recent update: September 23, 2005 at 11:00 p.m. Atlantic Time (GMT-4)
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Flash Tutorial This site provides a tutorial for the use of Flash, a tool for creating interactive and animated Web sites. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Ireland ESL Project I went to Dublin, Ireland to analyze an English as a Second Language Program at the International Study Institute. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Developing Creativity in Communication I explored the nature of creativity, its development in individuals, and its application to communication and problem solving. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Learning the New Microcontrollers and Development Tools I attended a conference to learn the latest developments in microcontrollers, and took the knowledge gained and used it to build an electronic device that can communicate with a PC through a USB port. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Research on Mexican Philosophy and Culture Summer Project Title: Research on Mexican Philosophy and Culture: As I engaged in my summer project I became aware of the great differences existing between the Mexican Culture and the American Culture. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Science Fiction Research Association Annual Conference My project was to attend and present at the 2005 conference of the Science Fiction Research association. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Educational Study Tour of China This was a travel project to research, visit and photograph art sites in China. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Brain Theory & Stage Fright The purposes of this Summer Project were to (1) research Brain Theory as it applies to fear, and (2) to investigate potentially “brain friendly” teaching strategies to use in the Communication classroom that could help my students with Public Speaking Anxiety (PSA). From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Study of Mathematical Visualization Tools and Techniques Study the use of Maple in producing animations that aid in visualization of mathematical concepts. Tie this in with the use of physical manipulatives in understanding these concepts as well. From Maricopa Learning eXchange (MLX) Newest on September 23, 2005 at 4:30 p.m..


Eco Friendly Toshiba Twin Tecras Toshiba's green laptops are the first portable tech chums ever to fully comply with stringent European environmental RoHS rules. From Read laptop reviews and notebook news at the laptops weblog - Laptopical on September 23, 2005 at 2:30 p.m..


Short Sharp Pitching Competition If you're interested in filmmaking, come and watch eight up and coming Victorian filmmakers pitch their short film idea to an audience and a judging panel of experienced producers this event. The filmmakers will compete for a $3,500 equipment access prize to help them make their short film. Gain valuable insight into the art of pitching and be inspired by the passion and creativity of the ideas presented. You can also take the opportunity to talk to the pitchers about projects you are interested in getting involved with.Mingle with the filmmakers for drinks and nibbles after the event. AL From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 4:54 a.m..


National Trial Examines VET Use of E-learning Objects A national trial examining how VET teachers and trainers use digital learning objects is underway. Conducted in Cairns, Hobart and Adelaide, the trial is an initiative of the 2005 Flexible Learning Framework's Quality E-learning Resources project and aims to provide an understanding of teachers' resource needs and the techniques they employ when creating learning sequences from learning objects. Learning objects are any digital resources that can be reused to support teachers and trainers in producing teaching resources. The learning objects being used in the trial are sourced from t From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:45 a.m..


Draft Principles for Good Practice Information on Credit Transfer and Articulation for Discussion with Providers Students and potential students should be able to access informative and easily accessible information about applying for credit, seeking exemptions and/or seeking to articulate from their previous VET course into an advanced year of an undergraduate award. These Principles should apply to all accredited providers of VET and Higher Education. Comments on the Draft Principles can be emailed to Jill.Vardy@dest.gov.au by end September 2005. From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Good Practice Principles for Credit Transfer and Articulation from VET to Higher Education A key priority for Australian, State and Territory governments is to make it easier for Australians to enter higher education from a diversity of backgrounds and experiences, including those students transferring from VET to Higher Education. This package of measures should result in improvements that will aid in the uptake of credit transfer and articulation arrangements by students and prospective students. From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Consumer Affairs - Legal Aid Session for Year 9 & 10 Teachers, Vic ue to demand Victoria Legal Aid have included this extra session for teachers. The session will focus on new teachers’ kits published by Consumer Affairs and Legal Aid and how they fit within the new Victorian Essential Learning Standards (VELS). More detailed information is provided below. From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Speech and Hearing Centre - WA The Speech and Hearing Centre is a non-profit organisation that has helped hundreds of speech delayed and hearing-impaired children. Starting in 1966 as a community based program, the Speech and Hearing centre has a long and proud history of serving hearing-impaired children and their educational needs. Since 1999 the Centre has also provided program services for children with delayed Speech and Language; children with hard to treat middle ear infections; and children in remote or isolated locations From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


2005 National Seminars - Transforming Learning through ICT: Seminar 3 education.au limited is hosting a third exciting seminar in the series of 2005 National Seminars – Transforming Learning through ICT. The November seminar is titled 'The changing landscape of communication - emerging trends and their impact on learning'. The seminar provides an opportunity to discuss, debate and explore the impact of new technologies on learning. Participants will also be involved in designing a learning space for the future. Key speakers for the seminar are: Ilana Snyder, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Monash University; Mark Pesce, Lecturer, Interacti From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


University of Queensland Leads the Way in Setting the Standards for IT Collaboration The University of Queensland (UQ) is leading the way to establish IT standards to support collaboration between Australian universities. As part of a recent Department of Education, Science and Training Strategic Infrastructure Initiative (SII) grant, UQ will lead two projects, worth $1.2 million, looking at how to link e-research and what software, services will underpin the collaborative use of computer systems and networks in Australian universities. From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


National Summit on Female Participation in ICT The partICipaTion Summit, held in Sydney on the 22 September 2005, provided an opportunity for over 70 prominent industry leaders, academics, policy makers and educators to come together and consider the important issue of female participation in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). The Summit highlighted the need to harness the creativity, talents and perspectives of Australian women, to ensure they are incorporated into the ongoing creation of new technologies and processes. 23 September 2005 From EdNA Online on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Conceptos orientados a objetos Revisión de los conceptos básicos en la programación orientada a objetos (POO) tales como Clase, objeto, Herencia y Polimorfismo From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Ejercicio con la estructura while en C# Este ejercicio consiste en analizar una estructura while en C# para entender su comportamiento con base en las condiciones que se generan aleatoriamente. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


Manejo de Ciclos for en C# Ejercicio que consiste en revisar una estructura for en el lenguaje C# y completar los valores con los que dicha estructura podría funcionar. From MERLOT - 10 Most Recent Materials on September 23, 2005 at 3:16 a.m..


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