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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.



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18/05/2012
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...

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11/05/2012
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.



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04/05/2012
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...

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26/04/2012
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".

 


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23/04/2012
Video of the week - The divided brain   

In this RSAnimate, renowned psychiatrist and writer Iain McGilchrist explains how our 'divided brain' has profoundly altered human behaviour, culture and society. Taken from a lecture given by Iain McGilchrist as part of the RSA's free public...

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11/04/2012
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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03/04/2012
Video of the week - Social Media facts   

Take a look at some interesting statistics about the use of social media.



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12/03/2012
App of the Week - BrainPOP Featured Movie   

Bring learning to your fingertips with the BrainPOP Featured Movie app for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz – free!. It covers a range of...

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24/02/2012
Video of the week - The power of saying thank you   

In this deceptively simple 3-minute talk, Dr. Laura Trice muses on the power of the magic words "thank you" -- to deepen a friendship, to repair a bond, to make sure another person knows what they mean to you. Try it.



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16/02/2012
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