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How to prepare kindergarten children for writing in English

How to prepare kindergarten children for writing in English

Teach 21st century skills with confidence Improve kindergarten children’s hand-eye coordination, pencil movement and letter recognition with this alphabet card activity. This activity is great for all levels, as well as children with learning difficulties, such as dyslexia This activity teaches the following 21st century skill: communication. Developing our children’s writing is animportant part of learning to communicate in English. This activity will improve their hand-eyecoordination, pencil movement and letter… Read Article →

Beginning Analytics: Interpreting and Acting on Your Data

Beginning Analytics: Interpreting and Acting on Your Data

If you’ve just started to use Google Analytics and aren’t sure which reports to look at, this video provides a helpful 1st-time analysis walkthrough. You’ll learn how to interpret what you see in these key reports and what actions you should take as a result. This video is a step-by-stepintroduction to understanding, interpreting, and takingaction on your Google Analytics data. Let's get started. When you click into yourreports, you'll see… Read Article →

James Sanders - I am the author of my own story - RMIT midyear intake (TV edit)

James Sanders – I am the author of my own story – RMIT midyear intake (TV edit)

RMIT students are authors of their own story RMIT University will have places to offer for midyear intake in May 2011 in many postgraduate, degree, diploma and certificate programs. RMIT strives to provide a range of education options for our students. Our programs offer unique perspectives, and different practical career outcomes. We encourage prospective students to choose a program and type of study that suit their needs and aspirations. I… Read Article →

What The Actual Dickens! - Episode 17, 10th April - Belfast to Derry/Londonderry

What The Actual Dickens! – Episode 17, 10th April – Belfast to Derry/Londonderry

It’s the last day … as we tick off the final stations of the quest and it’s a wonderfully scenic journey across the top of Northern Ireland,, taking in breathtaking view as the railway hugs the coast. All The Stations – Ireland sees Geoff & Vicki exploring the length and breadth of the 198 stations of Iarnród Éireann and the Northern Ireland Railways networks. Along the way, they’ll meet the… Read Article →

Saul Bellow Interview on Writers & Company - CBC Radio

Saul Bellow Interview on Writers & Company – CBC Radio

From the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. around the turn of this century when pundits were compiling their best hundred books and lists of the most important writers Saul Bellow's name was prominent at 85 he still described as America's greatest living writer a master a quarter of a century ago he won the Nobel Prize in Literature he's won the Pulitzer and three National Book Awards starting with his third novel… Read Article →

Mladen Dolar. Oedipus Revisited. 2018

Mladen Dolar. Oedipus Revisited. 2018

Mladen Dolar, Professor of Philosophy at The European Graduate School / EGS. Saas-Fee, Switzerland. June 20th, 2018. Public open lecture for the students of the Division of Philosophy, Art & Critical Thought. Mladen Dolar, born in Maribor, Slovenia, is a senior research fellow in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and a professor of philosophy at The European Graduate School / EGS. Dolar’s area of research… Read Article →

60 Second Seminar: The Ideology of ‘Work’

60 Second Seminar: The Ideology of ‘Work’

From Victorian authors to the technological changes today, Professor Christopher Land explains the historical roots of the ideology of work, and how these have changed over time. Find out more at aru.ac.uk the Victorian author and wit Oscar Wilde once joked that work was the curse of the drinking classes he was of course inverting the dominant Puritan ethic that believed work was a moral good this itself stood in… Read Article →

David Baker - Great Writers, Great Readings

David Baker – Great Writers, Great Readings

David Baker is one of contemporary poetry’s most gifted lyric poets. In Swift: New and Selected Poems (forthcoming in April 2019), he gathers poems from eight collections, including 2015’s masterful Scavenger Loop, and the intimate travelogues of 2009’s Never-Ending Birds. Baker is also the author of six critical books, most recently Seek After: On Seven Modern Lyric Poets (2018). He holds the Thomas B. Fordham Chair of Creative Writing at… Read Article →

What Are the Great Books of Western Literature? Homer, Locke, Nietzsche. Conrad, Woolf (1996)

What Are the Great Books of Western Literature? Homer, Locke, Nietzsche. Conrad, Woolf (1996)

In the Western classical tradition, Homer (/ˈhoʊmər/; Ancient Greek: Ὅμηρος [hómɛːros], Hómēros) is the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, and is revered as the greatest of ancient Greek epic poets. These epics lie at the beginning of the Western canon of literature, and have had an enormous influence on the history of literature. John Locke FRS (/ˈlɒk/; 29 August 1632 — 28 October 1704), widely known as the… Read Article →

WordBRIDGE Playwrights Laboratory: Daniel Stein & Timepiece

WordBRIDGE Playwrights Laboratory: Daniel Stein & Timepiece

Daniel Stein, Guest Resource Artist at WordBRIDGE 2008, discusses some of the stories and thoughts behind his movement work, TIMEPIECE. I've always very hesitant to continue because I'm going to speak and you might have read that I'm live in about 1977 I was asked by the the club méditerranée I was asked to teach their people how to create work because they they do a show every evening and… Read Article →

'LOVE/SICK' comes to Playwrights' Theatre

'LOVE/SICK' comes to Playwrights' Theatre

The perceived blandness of suburbia gives way to the surreal, twisted, and even hilarious in John Cariani’s series of romantic vignettes called “LOVE/SICK” at Sacramento State. Directed by Professor Michelle Felten, the play is this year’s annual Senior Theatre Showcase, in which Department of Theatre and Dance graduating seniors not only act in the play, but also design the lights, properties, and costumes. It will be staged at Playwrights’ Theatre… Read Article →

Women in National Security: The Hon Julie Bishop MP

Women in National Security: The Hon Julie Bishop MP

This event is a signature activity of the National Security College (nsc.crawford.anu.edu.au), a unique joint initiative between the Australian National University and the Australian Government. In keeping with the College mission, the conference bridges scholarship, policy, business and the wider community. It also draws on international partnerships, essential for security in a connected world. So it is suited equally to participants from government, universities, industry and civil society. Thank You… Read Article →

Edward M. Kennedy Prize | Robert Schenkkan's Advice for Aspiring Playwrights

Edward M. Kennedy Prize | Robert Schenkkan's Advice for Aspiring Playwrights

Playwright Robert Schenkkan offers advice for aspiring playwrights. Schenkkan is the author of ALL THE WAY, a 2013 recipient of the Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History. For more information, visit: my advice for a young playwrights or for anybody who's interested in in writing of any kind is to go do it don't wait for the moment to be right don't wait for someone to… Read Article →