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THE INDIANA GAS BELT: Fueling Invention | Places of Invention

Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
Presented by Conner Prairie Interactive History Park and Howard County Historical Society as part of the Smithsonian’s PLACES OF INVENTION Affiliates Project, made possible thanks to a generous grant from the National Science Foundation. Video 1 of 3.

Inventing the Surveillance Society: Keynote and Panel 1

Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
KEYNOTE ADDRESS "Google's Goldfish: Living with Surveillance" David Lyon, Director, Surveillance Studies Centre, Queen's Research Chair in Surveillance Studies, Professor of Sociology and Professor of Law, Queen's University, Kingston Ontario INVENTING THE SURVEILLANCE SOCIETY: PART 1 "Nineteenth-Century 'New' Media and the History of Modern Surveillance" Josh Lauer, Assistant Professor of Media Studies, University of New Hampshire "Evolution of Video Surveillance: 3VR's Video Intelligence Platform" Al Shipp, CEO/President, 3VR, Inc. "Integrating Privacy Protections: Perspectives on the Surveillance Society" Jonathan Cantor, Deputy Chief Privacy Officer, US Dept. of Homeland Security Session Moderator Jeffrey L. Brodie, Deputy Director, Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, National Museum of American History

HUNTSVILLE, AL: Inventing the “Mind” of Saturn: Rocket Science Innovation | Places of Invention

Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
Presented by the US Space & Rocket Center and The University of Alabama in Huntsville as part of the Smithsonian’s PLACES OF INVENTION Affiliates Project, made possible thanks to a generous grant from the National Science Foundation. Video 1of 1.

Play for Play's Sake

Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
Does play serve a purpose or is the point of play to have no purpose? This video was featured in the Lemelson Center's exhibition "Invention at Play."

Good Thinking! — Conceptual Change: How New Ideas Take Root

Smithsonian Science Education Center
Conceptual Change: How New Ideas Take Root — explores the ways students learn and develop new conceptual understandings, and shows how student misconceptions can be uncovered and addressed as a part of effective learning. Explore the research: http://s.si.edu/1IwH5zS Credits: http://s.si.edu/1SGMX0J ---- If you enjoyed our Good Thinking! videos, share them with a friend, colleague, or a teacher in your life. And be sure to connect with us online! Our Website: http://s.si.edu/1RtrHsO STEMVisions Blog: http://s.si.edu/1de3GIH Facebook: http://s.si.edu/1Hc9Rt0 Twitter: http://s.si.edu/1GmsSVR Pinterest: http://s.si.edu/IJtdLq Google+: http://s.si.edu/1SGMzzj

Good Thinking! — Sending "Learning Styles" Out of Style

Smithsonian Science Education Center
Sending "Learning Styles" Out of Style — explains how education research debunks the myth that teaching students in their preferred styles (e.g. “visual learners,” “auditory learners”) is an effective classroom practice. Explore the research: http://s.si.edu/1IwH5zS Credits: http://s.si.edu/1SGMX0J ---- If you enjoyed our Good Thinking! videos, share them with a friend, colleague, or a teacher in your life. And be sure to connect with us online! Our Website: http://s.si.edu/1RtrHsO STEMVisions Blog: http://s.si.edu/1de3GIH Facebook: http://s.si.edu/1Hc9Rt0 Twitter: http://s.si.edu/1GmsSVR Pinterest: http://s.si.edu/IJtdLq Google+: http://s.si.edu/1SGMzzj

Teacher Tips: Land and Water

Smithsonian Science Education Center
STC unit for land and water.

Understanding Weather and Climate

Smithsonian Science Education Center
Wendy Pierce provides tips on teaching a lesson in our Understanding Weather and Climate unit. Students learn how water currents impact weather.

Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

We're the Smithsonian Science Education Center!

Smithsonian Science Education Center
We’re the Smithsonian Science Education Center and we’re on a mission to transform the teaching and learning of science for all students, across the globe.

Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Animal Studies– Materials and Organizations

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Separating Solutes

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Life Cycles of Butterflies– Lesson 8: Observing the Chrysalis - Moving the Chrysalis Properly

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Exploring Properties of Matter– Other Surface Features

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Student Notebooking– Keeping a Teacher Book

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Ada Asks: Erosion Introduction

Smithsonian Science Education Center
The Ada Erosion Module Introduction introduces the module, presents the scenario that contextualizes the erosion problem, and highlights some of the content and practices the students will experience throughout the module.

Laser i3 in Action

Smithsonian Science Education Center
Educators and students share their experiences with LASER i3 and our STC™ curriculum.

Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Separating Solutes

Smithsonian Science Education Center
"Quick Tips: Resources for Teachers” is a series of short videos providing down-to-earth advice and instructional tips to teachers of STC™, our signature science curriculum. Each “Quick Tip” offers practical suggestions by experienced teachers for handling materials or managing classrooms in science investigations.

Carbon in our Seas: Measuring Ocean Acidification

Smithsonian TMON
MarineGEO scientists are using the latest technology to understand patterns of ocean acidification in our coastal waters and its effects on ecosystems. Music: "Se recourber" by Monplaisir, FreeMusicArchive, CC0 1.0 Universal License. "Adventure, Darling" by Gillicuddy, FreeMusicArchive, Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Germany License.

Wachapreague Bio Blitz 2018: Tell Me More

Smithsonian TMON
“We still depend on the ocean and need to understand how it works” – Emmett Duffy, Director of the Marine Global Earth Observatory The 2018 Bio Blitz in Wachapreague, VA, yielded over 380 unique species, some of which were completely new species discoveries. Take a look into the processing of a sample, from the water to the museum. Thank you to our summer intern, Carmen Camp for creating this video. Music: "New Rock (Extended Background Mix)" by Steve Combs https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode

What is a Baryton and Who is Joseph Haydn?

Smithsonian Music
Kenneth Slowik, curator of the Musical Instrument Collection at the National Museum of American History and artistic director of the Smithsonian Chamber Music Society, tells us about the Baryton & Haydn.

Tell Us About Chuck Berry's Cadillac

Smithsonian Music
Museum historian Kevin Strait tells us about Chuck Berry's Cadillac, which he helped to collect along with Chuck Berry's guitar, "Maybellene." They can both be found in the "Musical Crossroads" exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Tell us about J Dilla's Instruments

Smithsonian Music
Timothy Anne Burnside, Museum Specialist at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, tells us about instruments used and owned by one of the most legendary producers of our time, the late J Dilla. Both the MPC and synthesizer are on display in the permanent music exhibition "Musical Crossroads" at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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