Web 2.0: How-To for Educators by Gwen Solomon

By Gwen Solomon

Internet 2.0, the second one iteration of the area broad internet, permits us to attach, create, collaborate, and percentage details. after we convey net 2.0 instruments into the school room, we remodel studying. by way of utilizing those instruments thoughtfully, we see a shift in pupil engagement, creativity, and higher-order studying abilities. during this spouse ebook, the authors of the best-selling net 2.0: New instruments, New colleges introduce you to extra internet 2.0 instruments and expertly lead you thru lecture room purposes that support enhance scholar and instructor studying.

internet 2.0 How-To for Educators explores the superior on-line collaborative instruments to be had this present day (including blogs, wikis, and social networking) and internet 2.0 purposes (Skype, Google Earth, Wordle, and extra) that make a distinction in schooling. utilizing an easy formulation for every notion, the e-book describes what the instrument is, whilst lecturers may still use it, why it really is helpful, who's utilizing it, how one can use the device, and the place you will find extra assets. useful examples from educators all over the world supply an abundance of rules, and the ideas for extra info and accomplished lists of internet 2.0 instruments and functions can be useful assets as you combine net 2.0 know-how on your lecture room.

Topics include:

-online collaboration instruments
-social networking
-web 2.0 tools
-technology integration
-higher order considering

The overseas Society for know-how in schooling (ISTE) is the depended on resource for pro improvement, wisdom new release, advocacy and management for innovation. ISTE is the ultimate club organization for educators and schooling leaders engaged in bettering educating and studying by way of advancing the powerful use of know-how in PK-12 and instructor schooling. domestic of the nationwide academic expertise criteria (NETS), the guts for utilized examine in academic expertise (CARET), and ISTE's annual convention (formerly often called the nationwide academic Computing convention, or NECC), ISTE represents greater than 100,000 execs all over the world. We aid our contributors with info, networking possibilities, and suggestions as they face the problem of reworking schooling.

a number of the parts during which we post are:
-Web. 2.0 within the classroom-RSS, podcasts, and more
-National academic know-how criteria (NETS)
-Professional improvement for educators and administrators
-Integrating know-how into the study room and curriculum
-Safe practices for the web and technology
-Educational expertise for fogeys

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Concrete Technology for Cast In-situ Foundations (CIRIA by Neil A. Henderson

By Neil A. Henderson

Concrete expertise for solid in-situ foundations specializes in the concrete know-how concerns in relation to universal buried origin varieties together with piles, diaphragm partitions and pad, strip and raft foundations. This record presents assistance at the research and building parameters to be thought of within the collection of in-situ concrete for origin purposes. The record additionally discusses environmental matters and sustainable building practices. It offers the dressmaker, the contractor, and the concrete manufacturer with present assistance at the program of in-situ concrete expertise for origin functions. It presents information at the research of sturdiness and construction-related parameters to be thought of within the collection of in-situ concrete for starting place purposes. The file relies on a close evaluate of released literature, session with specialists and practitioners in the box, and case stories demonstrating strong perform and highlighting serious matters.

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Visual Inspection Technology in the Hard Disc Drive Industry by Paisarn Muneesawang

By Paisarn Muneesawang

A presentation of using laptop imaginative and prescient platforms to manage production approaches and product caliber within the hard drive undefined. visible Inspection expertise within the hard drive is an
application-oriented booklet borne out of collaborative examine with the world's top harddrive businesses. It covers the newest advancements and critical themes in desktop imaginative and prescient technology Read more...

summary: A presentation of using desktop imaginative and prescient structures to regulate production procedures and product caliber within the hard disk undefined. visible Inspection expertise within the harddisk is an
application-oriented booklet borne out of collaborative learn with the world's prime hard drive businesses. It covers the newest advancements and demanding issues in desktop imaginative and prescient know-how in hard disk production, in addition to supplying a glimpse of destiny applied sciences

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Globalizing Research and Development by Robert D. Pearce

By Robert D. Pearce

The publication makes use of interview and survey info from three hundred of the world's top commercial companies to supply an in-depth research of the problems in relation to the internationalisation of R & D by means of multinational firms. The viewpoints of critical coordinating R & D devices and their in another country subsidiaries are analysed. the problems lined comprise the character and investment of the paintings performed in abroad amenities; the specialisation of roles in globalised R & D; coordination practices; resources of principles carried out in R & D programmes and attitudes to executive rules.

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The Transfer and Diffusion of Information Technology for by David Kelly, Joseph Feller, Patrick Finnegan (auth.), Brian

By David Kelly, Joseph Feller, Patrick Finnegan (auth.), Brian Donnellan, Tor J. Larsen, Linda Levine, Janice I. DeGross (eds.)

The move and Diffusion of data know-how for Organizational Reilience addresses the demanding situations confronted through many corporations this present day as they try to be resilient in a turbulent financial and political surroundings. Resilience is taken into account within the context of the information supplied by way of Everett Rogers in his textbook Diffusion of concepts, the place he supplied a framework for comparing the move and diffusion of IT.

The subject matters during this new ebook include:

- Improvisation and agility

- IT help for nurturing middle competencies

- Ontological/definitional matters in terms of resilience

- Multi-level stories of resilience

- Barriers/enablers to resilience

- Resilience in federated/distributed/virtual organizations

This quantity comprises the edited lawsuits of the operating convention at the move and Diffusion of IT for Organizational Resilience, which was once backed by way of the foreign Federation for info Processing (IFIP) operating crew 8.6 (Transfer and Diffusion of data Technology), and held in Galway, eire in June of 2006. the fabric contained during this publication represents present considering with regards to resilience by means of teachers and prime practitioners.

Brian Donnellan is on the nationwide collage of eire, Galway, Ireland

Tor J. Larsen is on the Norwegian university of administration, Oslo

Linda Levine is on the software program Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon collage, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Janice I. DeGross is the coping with editor of MIS Quarterly on the college of Minnesota, U.S.A.

For additional info concerning the three hundred different books within the IFIP sequence, please stopover at www.springer.com.

For additional info approximately IFIP, please stopover at www.ifip.org.

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Catalytic Activation of Carbon Dioxide by William M. Ayers

By William M. Ayers

content material: resources and economics of carbon dioxide / Sol J. Barer and Kenneth M. Stern --
Carbon dioxide equilibria / James N. Butler --
Coordination of carbon dioxide to nickel : another theoretical version / R.P. Messmer and H.-J. Freund --
Metal-induced modifications of carbon dioxide / Donald J. Darensbourg, Christopher G. Bauch, and Cesar Ovalles --
Use of stoichiometric reactions within the layout of redox catalyst for carbon dioxide relief / Daniel L. DuBois and Alex Miedaner --
Electrocatalytic carbon dioxide aid / B. Patrick Sullivan, Mitchell R.M. Bruce, Terrence R. O'Toole, C. Mark Bolinger, Elise Megehee, Holden Thorp, and Thomas J. Meyer --
Enzymatic activation of carbon dioxide / Leland C. Allen --
Adsorptive and catalytic homes of carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide over supported steel oxides / D.G. Rethwisch and J.A. Dumesic --
Adsorption and response of carbon dioxide on zirconium dioxide / Ronald G. Silver, Nancy B. Jackson, and John G. Ekerdt --
impression of potassium at the hydrogenation of carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide over supported Rh catalysts / S.D. Worley and C.H. Dai --
Carbon dioxide aid with an electrical box assisted hydrogen insertion response / W.M. Ayers and M. Farley --
Electrochemical relief of aqueous carbon dioxide at electroplated Ru electrodes : investigations towards the mechanism of methane formation / Karl W. Frese, Jr. and David P. Summers --
Electrochemical experiences of carbon dioxide and sodium formate in aqueous ideas / M.H. Miles and A.N. Fletcher --
Electrochemical activation of carbon dioxide / okay. Chandrasekaran and J. O'M. Bockris.

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Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and by John Sibley Butler, David V. Gibson

By John Sibley Butler, David V. Gibson

As we circulation extra into the twenty first century, expanding emphasis is being put on the significance of know-how move. via new learn and practices, students, practitioners and policymakers have made nice strides in broadening our knowing and skill to enforce expertise move and commercialization strategies. The fruit of that study is gathered during this well timed quantity. know-how move is a dynamic region of analysis that examines conventional themes corresponding to highbrow estate administration, the administration of chance, industry id, the function of private and non-private labs, and the function of universities. This quantity displays on how executive, company and academia effect expertise move in several nations and the way the infrastructure of a rustic complements expertise and contributes to every country's total economic system. studying and adopting the tactics of know-how move and commercialization - or, construction cutting edge ecosystems - is important to seeing luck during this electronic age. these best the surge towards development leading edge ecosystems for know-how move are the blokes of the Institute for Innovation Creativity and Capital (IC2 Institute) on the college of Texas at Austin. international in its scope of fixing industry economic system difficulties, for this quantity the Institute has centred its lens on sped up knowledge-based improvement. the following, students from thirteen nations come jointly to critique expertise move from each one in their respective international locations. the result of their contributions lend leading edge perception to precisely how varied international locations are operating to maximise know-how move and commercialization in doubtful occasions. people with an curiosity in commercialization and know-how move, from scholars to students, practitioners to policymakers, will locate this crucial selection of nice worth.

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No Safe Harbor: United States Pirate Party by United States Pirate Party

By United States Pirate Party

The matter the Pirate social gathering faces, and obviously, each 3rd get together, is “Who are they? What do they stand for? Why may still I vote for them?” This e-book seeks to assist alleviate that challenge. thus we've got written a sequence of essays on the topic of our basic platform. We made up our minds to do that for a number of purposes. those purposes additionally replicate our platform.

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Office 365: Migrating and Managing Your Business in the by Matt Katzer, Don Crawford

By Matt Katzer, Don Crawford

Written for the IT specialist and enterprise proprietor, this ebook offers the enterprise and technical perception essential to migrate your small business to the cloud utilizing Microsoft place of work 365. this can be a useful examine cloud migration and using diverse applied sciences to help that migration. a variety of examples of cloud migration with technical migration information are included.

Cloud expertise is an immense chance for a corporation to lessen IT charges, and to enhance productiveness with elevated entry, less complicated management and enhanced companies. these companies that include the benefits of the cloud will obtain large rewards in productiveness and decrease overall price of possession over these companies that decide to forget about it.

The problem for these charged with imposing Microsoft workplace 365 is to leverage those benefits with the minimum disruption in their association. This publication presents functional assist in relocating your enterprise to the Cloud and covers the making plans, migration and the stick to on administration of the workplace 365 Cloud services.

What you’ll learn

Overview of Microsoft workplace 365's operation and utilization for any dimension enterprise
Methods of making plans and migration
Office 365 administration top practices
Using place of work 365 SharePoint to enhance enterprise processes
Troubleshooting workplace 365 installations
Using Compliance, eDiscovery and information Loss Prevention tools
Office 365-site administration top practices for IT directors and company owners
Who this e-book is for

Small-enterprise IT pros and company proprietors who've the admin tasks for his or her business-IT wishes. those humans desire subtle reference details on easy set-up and configuration for his or her place of work 365 installations, in addition to best-practice-driven guideline on handling and troubleshooting their platforms.

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