• large pupil
  • Eyes adapted for vision at night, such as the eyes of nocturnal geckos, with a large pupil and a short posterior nodal distance (here also called focal length, f ), are especially affected by longitudinal chromatic aberration. (arvojournals.org)
  • The results suggest that the effective retinal illuminance of the stimulus delivered by the RET eval system decreases for large pupil sizes. (arvojournals.org)
  • school
  • When the bell rings for school dismissal today, mixed in with homework assignments will be a message of doom for the county's school system if a proposal for a tax cap on county spending is approved. (baltimoresun.com)
  • It suggests that the current system favours private school pupils, who receive help to submit "carefully crafted" applications that contain details of numerous top work placements and after-school activities. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • State school pupils listed a slightly fewer number of work placements, and these were more likely to include Saturday jobs and visits to businesses arranged by the school. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk)
  • When that mix makes up a school district, the island towns tend to pay significantly more per pupil than the mainland towns. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the underground high-school system, pupils study in classes held in private homes. (csmonitor.com)
  • In such a setting, the missionary teacher kept the school in his premises and his pupils lived with him as part of his family, and the duration of the course was two years after which they would sit for the pupil-teacher examination. (vanguardngr.com)
  • As students get older strategies to reward and challenge behaviour may change but the basic framework and system of progression through the policy remains the same across the whole school in order to ensure consistent handling of issues. (qis.org)
  • A primary school fed up with its poor drainage system ruining pupils playtimes is appealing for businesses to help them raise funds to fix it. (hartlepoolmail.co.uk)
  • Currently, Key Stage One pupils at the school are unable to play outside when it rains as the water floods the yard. (hartlepoolmail.co.uk)
  • The school have been given the estimation that the work may cost around £30,000 for the system to be replaced and the PTA are hoping local businesses will get behind the appeal by donating raffle and tombola prizes or rent a stall for the charity fun day. (hartlepoolmail.co.uk)
  • In May 2012 the school received an Ofsted rating of 'Good' overall, with 'Outstanding' behaviour and safety of pupils. (wikipedia.org)
  • Originally under the grammar school system, pupils who failed their 11-plus exam would have attended Wetherby Secondary Modern School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the school is most commonly organised through vertical forms, there do exist six houses, the established houses of Oglethorpe and Dawson, named after the two merging schools' founders, Fairfax, after the English Civil War commander-in-chief and alumnus Thomas Fairfax and Calcaria, the Roman name for Tadcaster, with two new houses, Toulston and Wharfe, whose names were selected by pupils. (wikipedia.org)
  • School houses, into which the pupils of Tadcaster Grammar School are divided, are: Oglethorpe House - after Owen Oglethorpe, Bishop of Carlisle, and founder of the school in 1557. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is located at the Pupil Tree School in JP Nagar (2nd Phase), Bangalore. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school operates a house system for pupils, with four houses: Leopards, Lions, Panthers and Tigers. (wikipedia.org)
  • During 2014 the school had two incidents of losing or failing to submit coursework required for external exams, causing pupils to have to retake a year of their education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wright Robinson College is the single largest and most over-subscribed school in the city of Manchester, with around 1,800 pupils on roll. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school also is equipped with a 300+ seat auditorium, an exhibition area, an audio visual suite, Apple Mac suites for the use of media studies classes, electronic registration and monitoring system, a drama studio, music recital rooms, outdoor eating facilities (referred to as "pods"), four separate pupil break areas (quads) and excellent science experimentation facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Since becoming a sports college in 1997, the school has held onto the specialism and has seen a 94% rise in the number of pupils gaining 2 GCSE A-C Grades in Sport. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reporting and Analysis for Improvement through School Self-Evaluation (RAISE) RAISEonline is a new web-based system which disseminates school performance data and will replace the current Ofsted Performance and Assessment (PANDA) reports and the DfES Pupil Achievement Tracker (PAT) in 2007 to coincide with the availability of 2006 validated National Curriculum data. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2007 the school was top of the Department for Education's school's "value added" scoring system for pupil progress. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school system is managed by the School Board, headquartered in Grundy, Virginia, and the Superintendent is Melanie Hibbits. (wikipedia.org)
  • exams
  • Unlike most other schools in the Manchester area, Wright Robinson pupils are allowed to take GCSE exams a year early. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also allowed pupils who did not achieve well in the early entry exams to re-sit in the next year. (wikipedia.org)
  • The criterion referencing scheme came into effect for the summer 1987 exams as the system set examiners specific criteria for the awarding of B and E grades to candidates, and then divided out the other grades according to fixed percentages. (wikipedia.org)
  • measurement
  • Christa Anderson, left, University of Kansas assistant research professor, and Kathryn Unruh, 2012 KU honors graduate in behavioral neuroscience, use technologies such as eye-tracking, pupil measurement, salivary responses and neuroimaging to look for biomarkers of autism and investigate the autonomic nervous system as a possible nexus of the disorder. (medicalxpress.com)
  • The time between these two events, as captured by a relatively low-cost consumer camera with high-speed video capability (1,000 Hz), is an accurate measurement of the system latency. (springer.com)
  • school's
  • The school's catchment includes Tadcaster and its surrounding villages, while traditionally taking pupils from the York area, including villages such as Appleton Roebuck, Copmanthorpe, Bishopthorpe and Bilbrough. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of the school's specialism, sport, throughout the five years that pupils spend at Wright Robinson, the subject is compulsory. (wikipedia.org)
  • examination
  • Recent reports reveal that the linear examination approach and the toughening educational reforms initiated by Ofqual provoked many schools to "play the system" by enquiring test remarking and supplementary aid for students (e.g. special consideration and extra time) in order to uphold high exam grade levels so as to not drop in league tables. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • However, in most clinical testing situations, patients' undilated pupils will likely be sufficiently small to fall within the range for which the system delivers a stimulus of constant retinal illuminance. (arvojournals.org)
  • In this system, a small, hand-held Ganzfeld dome and a special skin electrode array are used. (arvojournals.org)
  • Pancoast's tumour of the lung, (apical tumour) is associated with infiltration of the lower fibres of the brachial plexus (wasting and weakness of the small muscles of the hand and C8, T1 sensory loss) together with infiltration of the sympathetic nerve fibres producing ptosis, miosis (small pupil) and loss of sweating on that side of the face. (brainscape.com)
  • Over time, the validity of this system was questioned because, rather than reflecting a standard, norm referencing simply maintained a specific proportion of candidates at each grade, which in small cohorts was subject to statistical fluctuations in standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • size
  • But Anderson and Colombo also see pupil size and sAA levels as biomarkers that could be the physiological signatures of a possible dysfunction in the autonomic nervous system. (medicalxpress.com)
  • We studied whether pupil size affects the flicker electroretinograms (ERGs) recorded by RET eval , a new mydriasis-free full-field flicker ERG system. (arvojournals.org)
  • The guideline for eliciting and recording full-field ERG by the International Society of Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision (ISCEV) Standards 1 recommends that the pupils be fully dilated before the ERG recording to eliminate any effect due to changes in pupil size as well as to maximize the area of retina stimulated. (arvojournals.org)
  • The NTT Group has unveiled technology that analyzes the interest level of TV viewers and web surfers by monitoring their eye movement, pupil size and blinking. (blogspot.com)
  • State
  • That's because the state formula deciding who pays is not based on how many pupils are sent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reiterating that teaching is a noble profession, the former Permanent Board Member 1, Enugu State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB-ENUGU), however, decried the situation where unqualified teachers are still allowed to remain in the system. (vanguardngr.com)
  • study
  • In this study, we investigated the pupil, the dimensions of the eye, and the cone dimensions of helmet geckos and used these data to calculate the optical sensitivity with the aim of understanding the adaptations that allow the animals to see colors under dim light conditions. (arvojournals.org)
  • help
  • Both findings address the Centers for Disease Control s urgent public health priority goals for ASD: to find biological indicators that can both help screen children earlier and lead to better understanding of how the nervous system develops and functions in the disorder. (medicalxpress.com)
  • university
  • A young dental student I met was recently taken off a city bus by a policeman and beaten on the street for possessing a library card, evidence of his attendance in the unofficial university system. (csmonitor.com)
  • different
  • Using photorefractometry and an adapted laboratory Hartmann-Shack wavefront sensor of high resolution, we also show that the optical system of the helmet gecko has distinct concentric zones of different refractive powers, a so-called multifocal optical system. (arvojournals.org)
  • Multifocal optical systems with distinct concentric zones of different refractive powers have been suggested to correct for some of the defocus on the retina caused by chromatic aberration (Kröger, Campbell, Fernald, & Wagner, 1999 ). (arvojournals.org)
  • We present system latency assessments for several popular types of displays and discuss what values are acceptable for different applications, as well as how system latencies might be improved. (springer.com)
  • Different motor systems use similar damped extraretinal eye position information. (springer.com)
  • teachers
  • The missionaries trained their teachers through the pupil-teacher system. (vanguardngr.com)
  • If good teachers are treasures beyond price, then the bad ones are equally a formidable curse which we should spare no effort to evict from the system as they have tended to diminish the contributions of the good ones. (vanguardngr.com)
  • In his emotion-laden voice, the don surmised that "bad teachers thrive in the system because teachers, management, teachers' union and parents somehow provide the pedestal under which they thrive, lending credence to Albert Einstein's statement that: 'the world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing. (vanguardngr.com)
  • side
  • Since Tadcaster is now in the district of Selby and Wetherby is in the City of Leeds, it is a difficult and bureaucratic process to educate pupils on the opposite side of the borderline to where they live. (wikipedia.org)
  • levels
  • They are most famously recognized for educating select female pupils (called figlie del coro) to professional levels of musicianship and attracting many European tourists to hear their all-female ensembles perform religious services and special concerts throughout the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • optical system
  • We compare the optical system of the helmet gecko to that of the diurnal day gecko, Phelsuma madagascariensis grandis . (arvojournals.org)
  • The optical system of the day gecko shows no signs of distinct concentric zones and is thereby monofocal. (arvojournals.org)
  • have shown that the eyes of the nocturnal gecko, Homopholis wahlbergi, have multifocal optical system. (arvojournals.org)
  • Radiance is useful because it indicates how much of the power emitted, reflected, transmitted or received by a surface will be received by an optical system looking at that surface from a specified angle of view. (wikipedia.org)
  • This means that for an ideal optical system in air, the radiance at the output is the same as the input radiance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sport
  • The college caters to pupils of all socio-economic and religious backgrounds and was previously a specialist college of Sport and the Arts. (wikipedia.org)
  • better
  • She said: "A group of parents asked to do some fundraising towards repairing and putting in a better drainage system on the Key Stage One yard. (hartlepoolmail.co.uk)
  • image
  • Gaze-contingent displays combine a display device with an eyetracking system to rapidly update an image on the basis of the measured eye position. (springer.com)
  • change
  • All such systems have a delay, the system latency, between a change in gaze location and the related change in the display. (springer.com)
  • The technique uses a device to briefly blind the eyetracker system (e.g., for video-based eyetrackers, a device with infrared light-emitting diodes (LED)), creating an eyetracker event that triggers a change to the display monitor. (springer.com)