Annual Harrell-Bond Lecture 2009 (MP3 audio): Beyond Blankets: in search of political deals and dura
This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's Annual Harrell-Bond Lecture which was on Wednesday 18th November 2009 at the Museum of Natural History, University of Oxford. This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's Annual Harrell-Bond Lecture which was on Wednesday 18th November 2009 at the Museum of Natural History, University of Oxford. The Harrell-Bond Lecture is held annually in honour of Dr Barbara Harrell-Bond, founding former director of the Centre and of the ac
Screen search fashion
Screen Search Fashion is an online resource that provides a thematic guide to aspects of 1920s and 1930s fashion and dress, as depicted in film from Screen Archive South East (SASE)'s collections. The vast potential of non-fiction film as a resource for students, who are interested in fashion and dress is highlighted by this resource, which has the potential to contribute to dress historians' developing interest in everyday fashions. The site provides a thematic guide to aspects of 1920s and 193
LGA annual conference 2009 : big issues, local solutions
Organised by Local Government Association, to be held at Harrogate International Centre Harrogate United Kingdom from 2009-06-30 to 2009-07-02
Addressing Social Inequality in Chiapas through Local, Healthy and Clean Foods: An Agroecological Vi
In Chiapas, one of the poorest states in Mexico, an estimated 150,000 children are malnourished. To end this problem, governments have implemented food security policies, including food importation and industrial food production. In 2008 alone, Mexico imported 20 million tons of food. While these policies certainly help to remedy the problem in the short term, the massive importation of basic foodstuffs and incentives to industrial agriculture may widen social inequality, threaten health
Local knowledge is all
Kola Karim, CEO of Shoreline, has nurtured many companies to success. He now employs 5,000 people of different nationalities and says his local knowledge of Nigeria and Africa is the key to his successful business innovation.
Resourcing the Church: Bringing Creation Care to the Local Church
Rev Dave Bookless : Course
The Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence
Revd Dr David Wilkinson : Course
The Search for Extra-Terrestrial Life
Revd Dr Rodney Holder : Course
ESD Briefing Document: Chapter Three: Regional And Local Government
Education for Sustainable Development Briefing Document: Chapter Three: Regional And Local Government
Promoting pupils’ interest in, and knowledge of, local ecology through an outdoor nature programme
The resource is a DfES (TRIPS) article that reviews a detailed research report “Investigating nature on the way to school: responses to an educational programme by teachers and their pupils”, published in 2006, in the International Journal of Science.
NALDIC ITTSEAL: Local authority EAL and EMA Services
An article from the National Association for Language Development in the Curriculum (NALDIC) ITTSEAL providing a listing of more than 70 local authority language and achievement services. These teams may be able to offer advice and guidance or provide specialist support for initial teacher education programmes. They are often involved in working with newly qualified teachers recruited to schools in their local authorities. Links to service information and contacts for are listed.
Local Authority Music Services Provision (2007) for Key Stages 1 and 2
A DCSF research report published in 2007 on the provision for music at KS1 and 2 by Local Authority Music Services. The report is an analysis of the data collected relating to the implementation of the Wider Opportunities (WO) initiative.
citizED: Local Community, Public Services and the Voluntary Sector
This paper explores what we mean by the local community, public services and the voluntary sector, and then suggests three teaching ideas for how these themes can be explored further. All the activities also address the overall aim of the national curriculum (2008) to create ‘responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to society'.
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The impact of Sure Start Local Programmes on Three Year Olds and Their Families
This resource is a detailed report with extensive appendices describing the research conducted as part of the national evaluation of Sure Start and analysing the findings from this work.
The Educational Attainment of Looked After Children – Local Authority Pilot Projects: Final Resear
This resource is a full research report that was commissioned on behalf of the Care and Justice Division by the Education Analytical Services Division of the Scottish Government. The research which was conducted between September 2006 and June 2008,was commissioned due to the “significant degree of concern” in Scotland about the low achievement in education of Looked After Children and young people and the subsequent lack of engagement in education, employment and training by the age of 21.
Negotiating the Local and Global: Values, Citizenship and Education (7th Etmu Days)
This Conference will focus on changes taking place in societies worldwide and the challenges and possibilities these present. The event will take place October 21-22, 2010 at Oulo University in Finland
Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Sustainable Local Development
Registrations are opened for the course on DRR in the Context of Sustainable Development conducted in collaboration by the International Training Center of the International Labor Organization (ILO) in Turin, Italy and UNISDR-Las Americas. The course is aimed to key players in local development management and disaster risk reduction such as policy and decision-makers and practitioners. More specifically, individuals from governmental, nongovernmental and civil society organizations.
How do former immigration detainees integrate into local communities post-release?
Axel Klein, Centre for Health Services Studies, Kent and Lucy Williams, Social Policy, Sociology, and Social Research, Kent give a talk for the third session of the workshop; Conditions of Immigration Detention
Local Code of Practice Template
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