Manual for South African health professional trainers originating from the Train-the-Train
Taking Science to the Street With Dr. Loretta Sweet Jemmott
Dr. Loretta Sweet Jemmott, professor of nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, has spent the last 20 years developing interventions to prevent teen pregnancies and the spread of HIV/AIDS among African-American youth.
Her latest project is called "Shape Up -- Barbers Building Better Brothers" and is designed to empower young men, ages 18 to 25, to reduce their risks for contracting STDs and other health problems. The program will begin in 50 barbershops in Philadelphia this spring. Meantime,
Réduction de la mortalité maternelle - Dakar 2010 : Où accouchent elles? Pourquoi meurent-elles?
Stratégies de réduction de la Mortalité Maternelle : amélioration de la qualité de la prise en charge: SONU, amélioration de l’accès aux services de santé, réduction des barrières financières, politiques d’exemption ou de subvention des SONU, augmentation de l’offre des services de santé.
- Accouchements en milieu institutionnel et personnel qualifié. Comment faire?
- Rétention du personnel qualifié en milieu rural où a lieu la plupart des décès? Type de
UW 360 - February 2011: Fran's Chocolates
Tune your sweet tooth with a profile of Fran's Chocolates, founded by UW alum Fran Bigelow, which has become a local and national artisan chocolate phenomenon.
UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who off
Innovation 20/20 - Episode Four
Student Engagement through Choice, Curiosity, and Interest:
The Implicit Connections of Learning
Recreation and Leisure Studies
UGA College of Education
Depositing files in JorumOpen
This short video demonstrates how to deposit files, such as documents, presentations, audio and video files into JorumOpen, the Jorum collection for Open Educational Resources (OER). A separate video is available on depositing web links. This is one of a series of vidcasts on using JorumOpen, including searching for resources. A suitable MP4 player is needed to view this video.
This short video shows 4 cute baby groundhogs. Students may not have background knowledge of groundhogs and this video will provide them with a great visual. This is a good teaching resource for Groundhog's Day, introduction to animals, or companion with a groundhog story (0:41).
Prince Edward Island Glass Bottle Buildings (1 of 3)
History of Bottle Building - Glass Bottles
Over 25, 000 recycled bottles are ingeniously cemented together to create the Prince Edward Island Bottle Houses, a must-see tourist attraction situated in Cap-Egmont, Prince Edward Island, Canada. They were built by the late Édouard T. Arsenault. He gave birth to these houses after having received a postcard of a glass castle from his daughter in 1979, an attraction she had visited on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. That same
A Murder of Crows
Although cultures around the world may regard the crow as a scavenger, bad omen, or nuisance, this bad reputation might overshadow what could be regarded as the crow's most striking characteristic - its intelligence. New research indicates that crows are among the brightest animals in the world. A Murder of Crows brings you these so-called feathered apes, as you have never seen them before. (49:53)
Listening With Your Eyes: Matthew Lipman on the Viola
In this performance video segment from From the Top at Carnegie Hall, violist Matthew Lipman performs "La Campanella" from the Second Violin Concerto by Niccolo Paganini, accompanied by pianist Christopher O'Riley. Listen as Matt uses a variety of techniques for making different sounds on the viola. Can you hear double-stops, bowing, and plucking (pizzicato)? (04:13)
Spirit Bear Hibernating in his Winter Den
This video shows the Kermode Spirit Bear hibernating in his winter den. This is a very sweet video that students will enjoy watching. It provides an opportunity for students to build background knowledge on bears and hibernation. This is a good teaching resource for a teaching unit on bears, mammals, and/or winter. (1:05)
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