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From: Bishop Sand
Series: Sift
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As a teacher, the first step to student learning is starting a lesson. This is an incredibly chaotic time for teachers! Hear the thinking behind th...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 04:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Across the US, fewer than half of all public schools have a nurse available to kids all day, every day, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Founda...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 05:18
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Stop filling your head like a vessel and ignite your flame of learning! Hear what improves learning from a University of Columbia neuroscientist an...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 11:52
  • Purchases: 1
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This week, Bill explores the music of composers who struggled for artistic freedom on both sides of the Iron Curtain, including Arvo Pärt, Sofia Gu...

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  • Length: 58:59
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This week, Bill explores the music of composers who struggled for artistic freedom on both sides of the Iron Curtain, including Arvo Pärt, Sofia Gu...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 59:00
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This week, Bill explores the music of composers who struggled for artistic freedom on both sides of the Iron Curtain, including Arvo Pärt, Sofia Gu...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The hammered duclimer: a unique instrument with a unique sound.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon celebrates the hammered dulcimer with three master musicians Joshua Messick, Andy ...

Bought by KMUD, WOUB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 02, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 4
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How do we measure learning? Hear neuroscientists and teachers describe how it's done in the lab and at school.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 27, 2015
  • Length: 10:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Composers and poets create a powerful diary through classic song—poetry set to music. Starting with Mozart and ending in the 21st century, a variet...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2015
  • Length: 58:27
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Learning about technology and practical science can help children develop into critical thinkers. That is according to a young Ghanaian entrepreneu...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 05:08
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Philip Stark looks at mallow growing in West Oakland with leaves as big as his hand., Credit: Olivia Cueva
Imagine eating at your favorite restaurant and being told that the salad on your plate was harvested from the cracks in the sidewalk in West Oaklan...

Bought by WABE and KUOW


  • Added: Mar 17, 2015
  • Length: 07:05
  • Purchases: 2
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Bringing literacy to the Baka Pygmy community in the tropical rainsforest of eastern Cameroon is daunting, but a few dedicated educators know it is...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2015
  • Length: 04:29
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Blazing talents whose remarkable and sometimes-perilous lives overflowed with natural gifts at a young age. Episode 4 of 5

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  • Length: 58:59
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Blazing talents whose remarkable and sometimes-perilous lives overflowed with natural gifts at a young age. Epsiode 1 of 5

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  • Length: 58:59
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How do we get better at tasks? In this short episode, we describe an important mechanism of learning: pruning away neural connections.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Jesse Carlton was touched by the large number of children he met in South Africa who’d been orphaned by HIV/AIDS. He saw first-hand the pain and an...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Mar 01, 2015
  • Length: 05:14
  • Purchases: 1
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The making of Exploring Music constantly unearths hidden gems and unexpected delights. This week, Bill shares some of his own musical discoveries ...

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  • Length: 58:58
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The making of Exploring Music constantly unearths hidden gems and unexpected delights. This week, Bill shares some of his own musical discoveries ...

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  • Length: 58:57
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 5 of 5

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  • Length: 58:59
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 3 of 5

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  • Length: 58:58
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We’ll have a week-long look at the life and music of England’s most celebrated German composer. Episode 1 of 5

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  • Length: 58:58
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Listen to experts define learning and lead us through the types of knowledge to be gained in learning. Then hear the basic explanation of how neuro...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 14, 2015
  • Length: 10:09
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s a lot of talk in education circles these days about changing to the common core curriculum or changing from books to computers. But at Life...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2015
  • Length: 08:23
Caption: Norman Rockwell - Doctor and Doll, Credit: WikiArt Visual Encyclopedia
A half-hour, sound-rich documentary that follows a group of medical residents as they decide whether to enter the fraught field of primary care, or...

Bought by HowSound


  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 27:21
  • Purchases: 1
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North Shore bluesman Gordon Thorne stopped by Studio A recently to play, and also to talk about guitar workshops he's offering at Moondance Coffeeh...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 36:13
  • Purchases: 1