Encouraging Teacher Moved to Tears by Big Gift for His Community

So should I call you Robert or Mr. Dunham? Well, it’s your show. Whatever works for you. Oh, it’s my show now. Thank you, Robert. We’ll tell Ellen quickly. [LAUGHTER] Now, I saw a photo of you cutting a kid’s hair in class, right? Mm-hmm. And this went viral. [EXHALES] Yeah. Yeah. So how did […]

The UC Davis Campus and Community! Pre-Arrival for International Students

Welcome to the University of California at Davis! My friend Scrunch and I are here to help give you an idea of what life in Davis is like by showing you some fun and unique places on campus and around town. This is the Quad, which is the heart of the UC Davis campus. It’s […]

California Community Colleges + Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer + Summit 2019

Hi I’m Eloy Ortiz Oakley Chancellor of the California Community Colleges welcoming you to the 2019 California Community Colleges LGBTQ+ Summit at UC Riverside in the heart of the Inland Empire. The lesbian gay bisexual transgender queer questioning and Ally community represents a broad spectrum of voices that cuts across racial ethnic and economic groups. […]

Does community college divert students from four-year degrees?

(engaging music) – [Narrator] Seventeen million students were enrolled in four-year colleges in 2017. At the same time, nearly 9 million students were enrolled in public two-year colleges. These two-year colleges—that are known as community colleges— are, for many students, a first step to a four-year degree. In fact, if you take all the students […]

2015 Pitt Community College Commencement Ceremony

(music playing) Good evening and welcome to this 2015 Commencement Ceremony at Pitt Community College. And it is my honor to greet you graduates and extend my sincere congratulations to you. (music playing “Run, Run, it’s a new day!”) (music playing “Breath, Breath, in and out and Love, Love – let it all out!). Now […]

Science Communication and Society specialisation – Leiden University

So I did a master of Bio-Pharmaceutical Science and I chose the specialization in Science Communication and Society. A lot of people are having doubts and not trusting science, like climate change or vaccines. So our job is to bring science to the wider public. So that they know that science is for everyone, and […]

Community pride

Howard High School had challenges. It’s in the bottom 5% of the high schools in Tennessee. The thing that’s hopeful here is how the community’s coming together to say we want Howard to be a great school. There’s a new energetic principal that has been trying to bring the school together and help the kids. […]

Did You Know? Shift Happens / Higher Education – Community College of Aurora

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Top 5 Myths about Community College

Top 5 Community College Myths Myth 1: Community College is for people who can’t get into a university. False! Community College students tend to have higher GPAs than their university counterparts. — American Educational Research Association and Sage Publications, 20114 “The Community College Route to the Bachelor’s Degree” Community college transfer students maintain a higher […]

Make lifelong connections in the Microsoft Educator Community

– There is a feeling of being valued and understood as an educator. (upbeat music) (children laughing) – My vision of education is us learning together. – It’s the idea that each day we come, whether you’re in the nicest place or the hardest place. – My students benefit from whatever I learn on the […]