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The seventh of Harvard professor Michael Sandel's famous lectures on the philosophy of justice looks at the issue of individual rights and the freedom to choose. If our place in society is determined by where we best fit, doesn't that eliminate personal choice? What if I am best suited to do one kind of work, but I want to do another?

TED talk: Let's use video to reinvent education

Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. He shows the power of interactive exercises, and calls for teachers to consider flipping the traditional classroom script — give students video lectures to watch at home, and do "homework" in the classroom with the teacher available to help.
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Ease Listening to Lectures

This disc aims to develop students' abilities to listen to, follow, identify key information and arguments and take notes during lectures. The course is designed around 89 high quality video clips from authentic lectures given on a wide range of subjects by various practising lecturers at Warwick University. The video material is exploited through a range of interactive exercise types which include matching, multiple choice, ordering, clicking on hotspots, cloze text and free text writing.