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Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

BLOSSOMS is an MIT educational project in partnership with colleagues in Jordan and Pakistan. Each BLOSSOMS module is a multi-segment educational video to be shown in a high school math or science class, with the in-class teacher leading the students in interactive educational activities between each BLOSSOMS video segment. BLOSSOMS is funded by the Hewlett Foundation with additional funding by the Sloan Foundation and by partners in Jordan and Pakistan.

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A Never-Fail Method for Probabilistic Problems (Mandarin Chinese)

A Never-Fail Method for Probabilist...

Added 1 month ago | 00:15:56 | 825 views

uploaded 2016jan08

Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault in Our Cells

Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault ...

Added 1 month ago | 00:23:21 | 1070 views

Cells in tumors mutate very quickly as they grow and divide, creating a tumor with multiple populations of different cells. In this 45-minute lesson students will learn how these mutations can result in tumor heterogeneity and make tumor...

Implementation of an MIT BLOSSOMS Lesson on Electrochemistry: Electroplating at the Muar School in Malaysia.

Implementation of an MIT BLOSSOMS L...

Added 2 months ago | 00:07:43 | 2388 views

The aim of this lesson is to introduce the concepts of Electrochemistry and Electroplating and to present their applications in our daily lives. Students are encouraged to construct their knowledge of Electroplating through brainstorming...

From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer Develops over Time (Mandarin Chinese Voice Over)

From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer...

Added 3 months ago | 00:20:22 | 2361 views

This lesson focuses on: how cancer is caused by mutations that accumulate over time in cells’ DNA, how the genes mutated in cancer are involved in normal cell growth & division, and how different types of mutations affect the functions o...

Static and Kinetic Friction Forces: Similarities and Differences (Mandarin Chinese Voice-Over)

Static and Kinetic Friction Forces:...

Added 3 months ago | 00:26:09 | 1931 views

This lesson is about the importance of friction in our lives. It discusses the meaning of friction as well as the different types of friction. The lesson attempts to downplay the misconception that many people have regarding friction’s h...

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