Social Work Social Media App for Android
'This app offers you an amazing way to explore and learn about some of the ethical issues of using social media in social work. In the app you will meet a Team Manager called Adrian, he will present some ethical dilemmas around social media use. Can you help Adrian make the right decisions to ensure his team’s practices are consistent with social work ethics and values?Based on the issues raised, you are encouraged to reflect on your decisions and consider the potential impact these may have o
Isabel Paterson's Place in History [The Woman and the Dynamo: Isabel Paterson and the Idea of America • Stephen D. Cox • Transaction Publishers, 2004 • 418 pages] This year's release of the movie version of Atlas Shrugged — or at least a third of a shrug — has put Ayn Rand back in t
[The Woman and the Dynamo: Isabel Paterson and the Idea of America • Stephen D. Cox • Transaction Publishers, 2004 • 418 pages]
This year's release of the movie version of Atlas Shrugged — or at least a third of a shrug — has put Ayn Rand back in t
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The Future of Religious Trends
In this last part of the interview to Dr. Brekus she refers to the possible religious trends in the future. Although she does not refer to a "future prediction" she talks about some possible changes.
The History of Poland (in 10 minutes)
Slide show with some text and background music. It is a very informative slide show that traces Polish history from 966 to 2004 when Poland acceded to the EU.
The Magnificent Medici
Lorenzo de Medici becomes a driving force of the Renaissance; monk Savonarola promotes fundamentalist purification of Florence. and other men and events are examined in this 55 minute video. A great introduction into the times and influence of these Jewish leaders. Run time 55:22
Short Biography of Christopher Columbus
This four-minute video shows the life of Christopher Columbus and how he came to find the Americas.
Christmas Tree Lighting
The University of Mississippi's Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.
Let's Be Green when We Clean
This three minute musical video shows students how to conserve water, paper towels and recycle scraps while cleaning up the art room. Easy to follow with catchy music
Spanish Letters B, V, and C and their Pronounciation
For the most part, Spanish consonants have one flat sound. But of course, like in many languages, there are rules and exceptions. Learn 2 rules on this clip from a larger segment. (01:25)
Greenhouse Gas Lessons
Set of climate change lesson plans for grades 4-6
Deforestation refers to the clearing or cutting down of trees. This video shows images of The Amazon rainforest and there is background music. It refers to the way the forest is being cut down and why we need to stop it. Run time 01:37.
All about the Mexican Red Kneed Spider
This video focuses on the Mexican Red Kneed Spider. It tells about specific characteristics of the spider such as what it eats and how it finds mates. The video also tells about the spiders natural predators. It is narrated by Mark Tansley, who is a Keeper at the London Zoo. Run time 04:40.
How To Communicate Your Strengths in a Job Interview
This video provides suggestions for highlighting strengths in job interviews such as relating strengths to job requirements, giving concrete examples of attributes, and turning negatives into positives.
Create a Green Roof, Cool a City
Inspirational video showing the benefits of creating green roofs, gardens on roof tops. In this video we look at two of New York's most impressive green roofs to find out how they can help cities cool off and clean up. At a state of the art research station on the roof of Silvercup Studios in Queens, Riverwired's Pulse talks to green roof specialist Leslie Hoffman about how a few plants can reduce water pollution, cool an "urban heat island" by 100 degrees, and improve air quality.(4:59)
Ulysses S. Grant
Historical portraits are shown of Ulysses S Grant as "Battle Cry of Freedom" is played in the background. (02:44)
Video is about Harriet Tubman and how she helped many different slaves obtain freedom. To this day Harriet Tubman is still remembered as "The Moses of her people" for good reason. From 1849 to 1860, in 17 dangerous missions to the Confederate South, she helped more than 300 slaves escape to freedom in the North.
Profile of Geneticist Pardis Sabeti
This video profile adapted from NOVA scienceNOW profiles the life and work of Harvard geneticist and biological anthropologist Pardis Sabeti. Although Sabeti spends many of her evenings on stage, fronting her band Thousand Days, her true passion is unraveling scientific puzzles. In 2006, Sabeti developed a method for analyzing the human genome in search of genes that may have arisen through natural selection. Her method is now widely used among geneticists and evolutionary biologists in an effor
How Guide Dogs Help the Disabled
Founded in 1981, MIRA provides service dogs to the visually impaired or otherwise disabled to help them live their lives independently. (02:45)