Comply with school administrative requirements
This resource contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics include: complete forms and documents, store and access information, manage enquiries, complete written documentation, use technology.
Work effectively in an education team
The learning object deals with the skills and knowledge for education support workers to comply with school administrative requirements. Topics covered include team goals, abiding by regulations, meeting and planning, setting goals, teamwork and co-operation.
Now we're cooking with gas! - Disconnect / Reconnect
This resource supports the training of licensed gasfitters, addressing the skills shortages in these trade areas. The resource provides an action learning environment where employees will undertake training suitable to all parties
Furniture making - OHS
A learning resource about the Workplace health and safety procedures in the furniture making industry.
Moondani Indigenous cultural competence
This resource supports the continued learning experience in Indigenous Cultural Awareness Training to non Indigenous or organisations attempting to engage Indigenous Employees.
Working with your local community
This learning object addresses the competency required to work in a culturally safe manner by considering and respecting local community values, beliefs and gender roles when providing health care to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.
This learning object addresses the competency required to work in a culturally safe manner by maintaining confidentiality of client information, regardless of personal, family and community pressures or status.
Prepare and Serve Cocktails
This learning object is about the preparation, creation and service of cocktails.
Source and Provide Destination Information and Advice
This resource covers the skills and knowledge required to complete Unit of Competence: Source and provide destination information and advice. It contains activities and resources to facilitate self-paced learning. Topics covered include competence in how to: Identify and access information sources for current destinations and general tourism products. Develop and update destination knowledge and general product information through formal and informal research channels. Record and store informati
Record and report chloramination disinfection processes
This learning object contains resources and activities that focus on recording and reporting requirements for the chloramination disinfection process in a water treatment plant. The key areas are: record relevant information and report back. The task is to record and report on work completed in the chloramination disinfection process.
University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Inside Windows Phone #08: Taking a look inside Windows Phone Programming Model Architecture In this episode of the Inside Windows Phone show, join Abolade Gbadeges, a partner developer for Windows Phone, and Yochay Kiriaty, a Senior Technical Evangelist, as they talk and address which applications are installed on the phone, as well as chatting a little bit about security and, of course, application tombstoning. Related links: · Read the Author(s):
In this episode of the Inside Windows Phone show, join Abolade Gbadeges, a partner developer for Windows Phone, and Yochay Kiriaty, a Senior Technical Evangelist, as they talk and address which applications are installed on the phone, as well as chatting a little bit about security and, of course, application tombstoning.
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All About #11 - Top Five Tools to Learn Spanish
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Are you struggling with learning Spanish? Or are you just having some trouble getting through a slump in your Spanish language lessons? Perhaps you are the type of individual who needs many different tools to accompany your Spanish language lessons in order to keep you interested! Did you know that having [...]
Video #14 - Have a Whale of a Time with SpanishPod101.com
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! It is such a beautiful day today in Spain that you cannot resist taking your friends up on their offer to head out on their boat. But you had no idea what a learning experience today would turn out to be. Your friends are driving along and you are all chatting [...]
Jupiter: Earth's Shield
More than 155 planets have been found outside of our solar system since the first extra-solar planet was identified in 1995. The search has long been heavily biased towards finding massive planets with short orbits. Now, to find an Earth-like planet, scientists are looking for a planetary setup that is similar to our own, in which a Jupiter-like planet lies a good distance away from its sun. This video segment adapted from NOVA explores how the arrangement of planets in our solar system may have
NASA spacecraft see Earth winking from 18 million km away!
The NASA mission Deep Impact originally slammed a chunk of copper into a comet in 2005, but the spacecraft itself is still out there taking data. From a distance of 18 million kilometers, it looked back at the Earth and took a series of images made into this animation of the Earth making one full rotation. In it, you can see light glinting off of standing water. Blog post with details: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2010/01/07/a-glint-from-earth/
Introduction to the topic of Preservation and Marking of Sites
Professor Dina Porat of Tel Aviv University discusses the importance of learning about the preservation and marking of historical sites. This is an introduction to the International Task Force Chair Project of 2010.
Perspectives on the Unfolding Spill: Evidence of the Environmental Impacts of the Event
While the government declared an end to the oil spill at the Macondo well on September 19, 2010, research into the causes and impacts of the Gulf disaster is ongoing. At the kickoff panel of a three-part symposium, three scientists discuss what they are learning about the disposition of the nearly 5 million gallons of oil, as well as gas and c
Learning Interdisciplinarity: A Course Portfolio
Linkon's research focused on evaluating the effectiveness of her incremental learning assignments in an interdisciplinary course. She gathered a variety of kinds of evidence of students' learning, ranging from surveys and interviews to students' projects and her own reflections. The three-assignment incremental learning sequence worked well for most students. Linkon's analysis of their work showed a clear development of analytical complexity in their writing over the course of the term. Students
Globally Connected Learning
Let’s explore the why and how of globally connected learning. From Global Competencies, connections, collaborations and communication to tools and projects designed and created for your students to investigate the world, bring in perspective, knowledge, skill and disposition. Walk through the steps of becoming a globally connected teacher in order to open up their classroom walls and connect their students to the world.