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Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,The segment provides information about commonly held ideas that students have about why organisms have certain traits. Many misconceptions about heredity are revealed.
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Corporation for Public Broadcasting "All Rights Reserved"

עבודת בית מלחמת יום הכיפורים

Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde

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HISTEDBR
The site HISTEDBR belongs to the Education Faculty of the University of Campinas in Brazil, describing the research activities of the Facutly, but also hosting an online scholarly periodical of the same name whose focus is history and social history, with a particular focus on the history of education in Brazil. The periodical publishes articles, reviews, and useful bibliographies of dissertations concerning the subjects of the title. The site also functions as a learning tool and interactive re
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Simple Machines (Interactive)
Machines make life easier—and sometimes more fun. A simple machine has few moving parts. In this KET interactive children can begin to explore the basic operations of three simple machines.
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Tales of a Suite: Rediscovering FDR at Harvard
Narrated by PBS host and Harvard grad Michael Weishan '86, this documentary takes a fascinating look at the lost world of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Harvard, details the four-year research effort that restored his suite of rooms at Adams House to their 1904 appearance, and explains continuing efforts to preserve and expand our 32nd President's legacy at the University.
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1.5 Conclusion

Throughout this unit, a major concern has been to show how the demand of the antisweatshop movement that we not only respond to, but take responsibility for, economic injustices, no matter how distant, is an intensely controversial one. Claims by campaigning groups such as Oxfam and Christian Aid that consumer demand for cheap branded goods perpetuates poverty wage levels in the sweatshop industries are countered by claims from the pro-market lobby which point in an altogether differen
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1.3.8 Summary of section

  • During the 1970s and 1980s, countries such as Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan benefited from their low-cost advantages in the new global division of labour. Now, however, the gap between rich and poor nations is wider and competition in the world economy greater, prompting campaigning groups to argue that contemporary low-wage economies do not have the options for economic development that their predecessors had.

  • In the face of market fragment
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Supporting Collaboration and Harnessing of OER Within the Policy Framework of KNUST

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Supporting Collaboration and Harnessing of OER Within the Policy Framework of KNUST: Report Prepared by OER Africa on Behalf of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). As part of a broader process of stimulating collabo
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Clinical Chemistry (Glucose Tolerance Test)

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This programme is intended as a compendium of modules on procedures in clinical chemistry. At present, the only completed module is one concerning the conduct and interpretation of the glucose tolerance test (GTT). In a GTT, glucose is adminst
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Examination of the Pregnant Woman

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SI 655 - Management of Electronic Records

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Patients and Populations: Medical Genetics

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U.S. coming close to making "greatest unforced error in history of economic policy making"
June 30 - Ron Brownstein of the Atlantic talks to Chrystia Freeland about the debt ceiling and the politics in Washington surrounding this issue.
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William and Kate meet Canadians
July 1 - The Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge meet with Canadians at the start of their first official trip abroad. Julie Noce reports.
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Acknowledgements

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The material below appears in: Understanding Environmental Issues (2003) (eds) Steve Hinchliffe, Andrew Blowers and Joanna Freeland
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Learning outcomes

After studying this unit you should be able to:

  • recognise the interaction of human and physical processes in the making of environments and the understanding of environmental issues;

  • understand coastal regions as dynamic and contested environments;

  • consider the contested nature of coastal management policies using the case study of managed retreat.

References

Audit Commission (2000) Another Country. Implementing Dispersal Under the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999, London, Audit Commission for Local Authorities and the National Health Service in England and Wales.
Bloch, A. (2002) Refugees' Opportunities and Barriers in Employment and Training, Department of Work and Pensions Research Report No.179, Norwich, HMSO.
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9 Conclusion

In this unit we have explored the mutual constitution of personal lives and social policy through an analysis of the implications of different aspects of citizenship on the lives of refugees and asylum seekers. We have seen that legislation, social policy and practice concerned with asylum have profound effects on personal lives. Crucially, we saw that the very words used to describe people, their access to welfare, rights to work, legal status and the procedures for becoming a British citize
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5.3 Legal status and belonging

During the Second World War, Jewish refugees experienced great insecurity about their status, resulting in some cases in severe mental distress. Others ‘chafed at existing conditions. Indeed, most refugees felt they had become part of British Society’ (London, 2000, p. 262). Being naturalised as British citizens was for many ‘the milestone which established their settlement in Britain’ (London, 2000, p. 259).

Following the 2002 Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act,
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4.10 Shortlisting
Does the recruitment and selection process fill you with dread? Discrimination and equal opportunities legislation can make this area feel like a minefield. If you are faced with appointing a new employee, then this unit will provide a straight-forward guide to the process: from writing job descriptions to finally assessing who to appoint.
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