Managing institutional and personal transitions – developing the work in schools
This DCSF TRIPS digest presents one of three research projects on transitions. The study proposes that motivation can be increased by schools giving clear messages about the focus of each year, by teachers recognising the value of pupils’ peer support, and by teachers supporting and encouraging pupil re-engagement.
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Prof. Ian Shipsey (Oxford University) - Bringing Hearing to the Deaf: A technical and personal accou
Cochlear implants are the first device to successfully restore neural function. They have instigated a popular but controversial revolution in the treatment of deafness, and they serve as a model for research in neuroscience and biomedical engineering. In this talk the physiology of natural hearing will be reviewed from the perspective of a physicist, and the function of cochlear implants will be described in the context of historical treatments, electrical engineering, psychophysics, clinical e
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From Personal Computers to Personal Information Environments (November 10, 2006)
devices, multiple, collaborate, display, desktop, mobile, personal, space, user, innovation, interfaces, information, synchronize, network, share, access, security, connection, opportunity, experience, efficient, transfer, communication, SEREFE, message,
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Adaptive Services for Personal Archiving (November 2, 2007)
Computer science, information technology, archive, digital storage, strategy, preservation, personal digital archiving, photos, documents, safekeeping, strategies, home computing environments, institution, best practices, policies
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Lecture 9: A Personal Matter (1964) covers Japanese reading
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Lecture 19: Oe Kenzaburos A Personal Matter (1964)
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Obesity: A Personal View
Stanley Ulijaszek, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Oxford gives a Nutritional Anthropology talk on Obesity in different cultures around the world.
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Fundamentals of Personal Financial Planning

This course is not intended to replace the professional financial planner, but to help to make the general public better consumers of financial planning advice. The course was created to help those who cannot afford extensive planning assistance better understand how to define and reach their financial goals. It provides basic understanding so informed decisions can be made. The course can also be seen as a reference for individual topics that are part of personal financial planning.


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2.2 Identifying skills and personal qualities
This unit explores how engaging in voluntary work can enhance your employment opportunities
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3C Estimating your personal ecological footprint
There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging environmental, social and economic crises we now face. The primary aim of this unit is to encourage the shift away from reductionist and human centred thinking towards a holistic and ecological worldview.
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3A Exploring your personal ecology
There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging environmental, social and economic crises we now face. The primary aim of this unit is to encourage the shift away from reductionist and human centred thinking towards a holistic and ecological worldview.
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Sudan in the late 1980s: A personal view from the Oxfam Archive
This podcast is the first part of a recording made on 25 August 2005 as part of the Oxfam Archive Oral History project and is an interview with Maurice Herson, he had many interesting and challenging times with Oxfam including working in Sudan in the 80s. This podcast is the first part of a recording made on 25 August 2005 as part of the Oxfam Archive Oral History project and is an interview with Maurice Herson, Editor of Forced Migration Review and previously Deputy Humanitarian Director and He
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