ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
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Basic Economics (pt. 4)
This series of lectures attempts to describe the basics of economics. This lecture concerns interest rates.

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Mongol Invasion of Europe - Part 3
This documentary, which is suitable for high-school students, focuses on the Mongol campaign of 1240. This episode tells of the abrupt withdrawal of the Mongol army.The film is a dramatization.

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The Abolitionist Movement
This short video discusess the development of the American Anti-Slavery Society by abolotionists and introdices you to Nat Turner, a slave who led a revolt against his owner. (0:36)
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Chicago History Episode 1
Chicago History dives into Chicago's past and takes a look at the history of meat in Chicago is the topic of this ten minute video. The video concentrates on the horrible working conditions in the stock yards. Not for young students. A good video to show students when the read Upton Sinclair's The Jungle and why the nation passed the Pure Food and Drug Act.
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Using Digital Tools to Create Monsters
This resource is an OER produced as part of the Digital Futures in Education (DeFT) project funded as a part of the third phase of the HEA/JISC/UKOER programme. The project's aim was to develop guidance on digital literacy practices in education and the use of OER in teaching and learning.The project was undertaken with a year 2 class. The children took part in a range of activities on the topic of monsters, which involved them in digital arts and writing activities.The ICT teacher involved in t
Author(s): Peter Winter,Jackie Marsh

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Finding the Middle of Nowhere: Horology - The Study of Time
Location: Echo Mountain. Year: 2017. The Scrappy Duo uncover echoes in Time as they learn about the unfortunate history of Echo Mountain. (04:44)
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How the Gold Rush Started
Discover how the Gold Rush led to the creation of California and the effects of this event.
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Analyzing the Changes of Bosphorus Silhouette
Due to improving technology and global competition today sky is the only limit for high towers of metropolitan areas. The increase in number of high rise has been ruining the silhouette of cities all over the world like Istanbul, whose identity and image have also been destroyed by skyscrapers dominating the seven slopes on which it was once built. The urbanization in Istanbul has somehow become homogenous and destructive over the topography. Despite of raising debates on the critical issue now
Author(s): Akdag, Suzan Girginkaya; Cagdas, Gulen; Guney, Can

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The Adventures of The Scrappy Duo - Redwood National Park
Did you know that the scenes on Endor in Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi were filmed in Redwood National Park? Enjoy our adventure to Redwood National Park. (04:15)
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Hokey Pokey - Sing It!
A video showing a class singing and dancing the popular song. The lyrics (a variation of the traditional lyrics) of the song are shown in subtitles. (3:06)
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President John Kennedy's speech at Madison Square Garden
President John Kennedy makes an address at Madison Square Gardens. Discussions include minimum wage, overtime page, medical care (health care), social security and other topics. End has narration by Al Mann, ABC.
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Abigail Adams
This five-minute video does not have narration and replies on images and graphics to tell the story of this powerful wife of John Adams. There is little context given for the letters and nothing about the impact of them at the time they were written. At best, just an overview of Mrs. Adams and what she was trying to do and to provide interest for others to follow her trail. Slow loading. Music may be muted without losing any of the message.
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Dog vs. Chicken
This dog overcomes a chicken obsession with Cesar's help. Trainer gets respect by dominating the dog - through discipline. This video is part of a series aired by National Geographic on dog behaviors.  (03:19)
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How to Teach Beginner's Cursive Writing
Beginner's cursive writing should be taught by first associating letters that are similar in both cursive and print form. Emphasize pen direction when teaching cursive handwriting with tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies.
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Get in the Car, Doggy!
The dog trainer, Cesar, uses a unique strategy to help Olive (the dog) overcome her fear of the car - and lead a normal life. The trainer takes small steps to teach the dog with positive and negative reinforcement. This short, professional video is from a series aired by National Geographic on dog behaviors. (03:41)
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Man vs. Dog
Through immersion with a pack of calm submissive dogs, Cesar (the dog trainer) helps a father overcome his fear of dogs.Video is part of a series aired by National Geographic on dog behavior.  (02:43)
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Music as Blessing

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