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Why Was Hadrian’s Wall Built? | Animated History

Why Was Hadrian’s Wall Built? | Animated History

The Emperor Trajan presided over the greatest military expansion in Roman history. When he died in AD 117, his successor Hadrian was left with the daunting task of defending the empire. Special attention needed to be paid to the northernmost frontier in Britannia where there was resistance from the barbarian natives. Hadrian came to Britain …

What Does A School Principal ACTUALLY Do?

What Does A School Principal ACTUALLY Do?

We are sure many of you at at least one point in your life have been sent to the dreaded principal’s office for some kind of classroom infraction. You know very well what the principle does then; he or she gives you a firm telling off, or perhaps he listens to your story and offers …

This Will Revolutionize Education

This will revolutionize education. No prediction has been made as often or as incorrectly as that one. In 1922, it was Thomas Edison who declared that, “The motion picture is destined to revolutionize our educational system and that in a few years, it will supplant largely, if not entirely, the use of textbooks.” Yeah. And …

Student Vs. Teacher (2019)

Your son is a failure He’s barely passing my class and with grades like this. I’m just not sure what kind of future he’s gonna have What do you have to say for yourself? You’re supposed to graduate this year Listen to Mr johnson What kind of future do you think you’re gonna have? With …

A Mini Guide to Medieval Castles | Animated History

A Mini Guide to Medieval Castles | Animated History

A medieval castle had two purposes: it was both a fortification and the home of a lord. The first castles were just earthwork enclosures. Later, earth mounds and timber towers were built, forming a type of castle called a motte and bailey. However, the timber constructions were vulnerable to fire, so shell keeps were built …

A Brief History of the Normans | Animated History

A Brief History of the Normans | Animated History

So, who were the Normans? You might think they were French, but they were in fact descended from Norse raiders from Scandinavia. They settled in northern France in the ninth and early 10th century, calling their new homeland Normandy 150 years later, their leader, Duke William II, claimed he also had the right to the …

A Day in the Life of a Teacher

A Day in the Life of a Teacher

– [Bridget] Hey guys. Today I wanted to do a day in the life of a teacher, so I’m going to take you behind the scenes and show you what it is that I do on a day to day basis in kindergarten. (light upbeat music) So the first thing I like to do when …

ObamaCare: The Affordable Care Act Explained

ObamaCare: The Affordable Care Act Explained

Hey guys welcome to hip hughes history I don’t know if you can tell [but] I’m johnny cash because I’m about to walk the line on the affordable care act better known as obamacare We’re gonna do kind of a sketchy history of health care reform and then look at kind of the eight critical …

Richard Feynman, The Great Explainer: Great Minds

Richard Feynman, The Great Explainer: Great Minds

We’ve talked a lot about great scientists on this show: people who solved mysteries that have been stumping lesser smarty-pants for centuries. Some of them even answered questions nobody had ever thought to ask before. But a lot of great minds have not been great explainers. Richard Feynman, the American physicist, most famous for pioneering …