Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

Videos tagged with learning (180)

BLOSSOMS - Are Random Triangles Acute or Obtuse? with Gilbert Strang (Arabic Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - Are Random Triangles Acu...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 6 years ago | 00:32:54 | 18869 views

Video Summary: This learning video deals with a question of geometrical probability. A key idea presented is the fact that a linear equation in three dimensions produces a plane. The video focuses on random triangles that are defined by ...

BLOSSOMS - The Flaws of Averages with Dan Livengood & Rhonda Jordan (Arabic Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - The Flaws of Averages wi...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 6 years ago | 00:18:47 | 18224 views

Video Summary: This learning video presents an introduction to the Flaws of Averages using three exciting examples: the “crossing of the river” example, the “cookie” example, and the “dance class” example. Averages are often worthwhile r...

BLOSSOMS - Fabulous Fractals and Difference Equations with Laura Zager (Arabic Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - Fabulous Fractals and Di...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 6 years ago | 00:32:41 | 15572 views

Video Summary: This learning video introduces students to the world of Fractal Geometry through the use of difference equations. As a prerequisite to this lesson, students would need two years of high school algebra (comfort with single ...

BLOSSOMS - The Broken Stick Experiment: Triangles, Random Numbers, and Probability with Professor Richard Larson (Arabic Subtitles)

BLOSSOMS - The Broken Stick Experim...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 6 years ago | 00:33:15 | 21305 views

Video Summary: This learning video is designed to develop critical thinking in students by encouraging them to work from basic principals to solve a puzzling mathematics problem that contains uncertainty. One class session of approximate...

Mad Skills: Making New Media Literacy Practices Available to Teachers and Students Alike

Mad Skills: Making New Media Litera...

NML Presentations

Added over 6 years ago | 00:42:00 | 16193 views

The presentation at the Digital Media & Learning Conference 2010 explores how Project NML team developed new pedagogical tools to address the needs of learners in today’s participatory culture. More importantly, though, it will address h...

BLOSSOMS - Tips on Making a BLOSSOMS Learning Video

BLOSSOMS - Tips on Making a BLOSSOM...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 6 years ago | 00:21:11 | 11480 views

This "Tips" video describes the process of making a BLOSSOMS learning video for high school math and science classes. It explains how to adapt a lesson to the BLOSSOMS "interactive" pedagogy and offers suggestions on ways to make ...

5. Intelligence Initiative - Language

5. Intelligence Initiative - Language

The MIT Intelligence Initiative

Added over 6 years ago | 01:10:00 | 27062 views

Speakers: P. Winston: Language, the Great Differentiator D. Roy: New horizons in the study of Language Development T. Gibson: Cognition of language above the word R. Barzilay: Reinforcement Learning for Automatic Language Interpre...

MIT Ed Tech Fair 2009 Panel: Visual...

OEIT

Added over 6 years ago | 00:26:54 | 11878 views

Professors Dava Newman (Aeronautics and Astronautics), John Belcher (Physics), Graham Walker (Biology), and the director of HyperStudio Dr. Kurt Fend shared their ideas and insights about how the use of visualizations and simulations can...

MIT Alumni Leadership Conference: S...

MIT Alumni Association

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:53:32 | 29696 views

A report on an April 2008 K-12 focused survey of alumni, and keynote by Jo Ellen Roseman, director for Project 2061 of the American Association for Advancement of Science(AAAS).

MIT Alumni Leadership Conference: S...

MIT Alumni Association

Added almost 7 years ago | 01:18:00 | 25873 views

Three MIT alumni share their best practices in STEM teaching and learning both inside and outside the classroom. Learn about OpenCourseWare's Highlights for High School portal.

Class 14 | Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience - Summer 2008

Class 14 | Introduction to Cognitiv...

Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience, Summer 2008

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:45:44 | 44225 views

In this session: Learning and long term potentiationThought, learning, perception, reasoning, and language are all cognitive abilities powered by the soft squishy gray stuff inside our skulls. After a quick-and-dirty introduction to neur...

BLOSSOMS - Fabulous Fractals and Di...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:32:30 | 20744 views

Video Summary: This learning video introduces students to the world of Fractal Geometry through the use of difference equations. As a prerequisite to this lesson, students would need two years of high school algebra (comfort with single ...