An Hour Without Power: Business...
This resource, created by Donna Armelino of Red Rocks Community College, will invite students to consider the effects of electrical outages and shortages on businesses and consumers. Students will first go for an hour without using electrical power in their personal lives, and then spend an hour in a local business considering how a lack of power would affect operations, writing a reflection paper on their observations and experiences. The activity requires roughly three and a half hours to complete - one to two 45 minute in class sessions and two one hour segments outside of class. This four page pdf document contains directions for the teacher, student outcomes, and guidelines for...
Dolphin Deaths: A Case Study in...
The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, which is housed at the University of Buffalo, is a National Science Foundation-sponsored, award-winning...
For readers who would like a crash course in coronary artery disease, this site from the Khan Academy is a great option. Taught in 12- to 15-minute sections,...
The Scout Report doesn't usually review three-minute videos, but this one from Vox is worth it. First, because the video itself explains in sharp detail the...
The Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE) is a freely accessible academic search engine that accesses over 70 million documents to find readers what they're...
The online MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) mogul, edX, takes popular courses from some of the best universities in the world and adapts them for home...
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AMSER is funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the National Science Digital Library, and is being created by a team of project partners led by Internet Scout.
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