The Best of Our Knowledge

Fridays, 3pm - 3:30pm

Every day, faculty members at schools and universities throughout the world are making discoveries that shape our ways of thinking and redefine our understanding of today's knowledge-driven society. Since 1990, The Best of Our Knowledge has highlighted breakthroughs across disciplines and across the globe, putting you in touch with the men and women at the forefront of their fields. Each week this program examines some of the issues unique to college campuses, looks at the latest research, and invites commentary from experts and administrators from all levels of education.

CD's of the program are available by calling:1-800-323-9262

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The Best of Our Knowledge
5:52 am
Mon May 12, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 921

Albany, NY – BULLYING:
THE SOCIAL AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT ON STUDENTS, Pt. 1 of 2 -

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The Best of Our Knowledge
2:12 am
Mon May 5, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 920

Albany, NY – NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION SERIES

THE SOUNDS OF PROGRESS: THE CHANGING ROLE
OF GIRLS AND WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

THE ROLE OF GENDER IN LANGUAGE USED BY CHILDREN AND PARENTS WORKING ON MATHEMATICAL TASKS

It's a challenge for parents and teachers to help students develop positive
self-beliefs in math at an early age. But it's important children gain that confidence while they are young, so they can become successful in math throughout their lives.

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WAMC Programs
3:04 am
Mon April 28, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 919

The Best of Our Knowledge
2:29 am
Mon April 21, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 918

The Best of Our Knowledge
2:26 am
Mon April 14, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 917

Albany, NY – TEACHING A BALANCED APPROACH TO GLOBAL WARMING AND CLIMATE CHANGE -

Global warming. It's one of the most visible and most controversial topics
of our day. Just try an internet search. Global warming will return you
hundreds of thousands of hits. The topic has completely permeated our
culture. Our interest in the subject is to find out what millions of children
in classrooms around the world are being taught about global warming.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
5:04 am
Mon April 7, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 916

Albany, NY – REMEMBERING SIR ARTHUR C. CLARKE -

We begin today with a brief note about the very recent passing of visionary science fiction writer, Sir Arthur C. Clarke. Clarke was the author of 100
books and was an impassioned promoter of the idea that humanity's
destiny lay beyond the confines of earth.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
4:48 am
Mon March 31, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 915

The Best of Our Knowledge
4:58 am
Mon March 24, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 914

The Best of Our Knowledge
10:06 am
Mon March 17, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 913

The Best of Our Knowledge
9:47 am
Mon March 10, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 912

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