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Video of the week - The mathematics of history
Video of the week - The mathematics of history

What can mathematics say about history? According to TED Fellow Jean-Baptiste Michel, quite a lot. From changes to language to the deadliness of wars, he shows how digitized history is just starting to reveal deep underlying patterns.



BGfL will...

Video of the week - The pleasure of finding things out
Video of the week - The pleasure of finding things out

Filmed in 1981 for the BBC, Richard Feynman talks about the sheer delight and wonder of discovering and finding things out. His style of relating his experiences and understanding of the world is engaging, enthralling and inspirational. It...

Video of the week - Teachers are like gardeners
Video of the week - Teachers are like gardeners

Sir Ken Robinson talking about the cyclical nature of learning and how teachers nurture the learning process.



BGfL will be featuring a video each week which can expand the teaching and learning experience.

Video is one of the most powerful tools...

Video of the week - The power of simple words
Video of the week - The power of simple words

This American video illustrates how less can mean more. Long, fancy words designed to show off your intelligence and vocabulary are all very well, but they aren't always the best words. In this short, playful video Terin Izil explains why...

Video of the week - Social media explained visually
Video of the week - Social media explained visually

Social media can be many things, have many facets and possibilities. Here is a short video "that does exactly what it says on the tin".

 


BGfL will be featuring a video each week which can expand the teaching and learning experience.
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BGfL website March 2012: 2.7 million page views from Birmingham schools
BGfL website March 2012: 2.7 million page views from Birmingham schools

And here's some more groundbreaking traffic stats ...

  • Overall traffic:  www.bgfl.org received at least 3,487,901 page views
  • Target audience success:  Almost 8 out of 10 (78%) of visits were from Birmingham schools (ie 2,720,562 of the...
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