Community-based production system for selected tree and vines in support of the furniture and handicraft industries

submitted by: UP Los Baños
A report on the project done specifically to (1) document and/or improve current and indigenous propagation, maintenance and harvesting practices for the selected species; (2) improve and increase current raw material sources through introduction of alternative species and innovation of existing silvicultural practices; (3) and develop economically-feasible, environmentally-friendly and socially-acceptable schemes of forest production and management. DR. ENRIQUE L. TOLENTINO, JR Institute...

Talk by Diamond

submitted by: dougramsey

Professor Diamond talks about the importance of play in a child's development of executive functions such as inhibitory control, working memory, and cognitive flexibility, as can be seen through a program called "Tools of the Mind," based on the theories of psychologists Lev Vygotski and Alexander Luria.