Follow Alex Killender, a ten-year-old boy with a prosthetic leg who lives his life with passion and humour on a typical school day and discover his fulfilling life with his family, at school, and his love of sport. Made specifically for use in schools, this is a rich resource to explore issues of disability, equality, empathy, and the benefits of respectful language. A 30-page teacher resource is included with the DVD and features classroom activities, discussions, and handouts.
March is Learning Dissabilities Awareness Month
Positive parenting begins by creating an emotionally healthy environment for children to grow - filled with love, guidance, and respect. Join leading adolescence and parenting expert Laurence Steinberg, Ph.D., in an examination of the ten basic principles of good parenting. Parents share their personal experiences of raising their children while Dr. Steinberg delves into the important role parents play in shaping emotionally healthy children throughout the span of childhood.
In the year 2010 global plastic production reached 300 million tonnes. A third of this was used in disposable packaging. In the United Kingdom alone, disposable packaging accounts for 1% of the total amount of all plastic manufactured on the planet.
NEW - Available Spring 2014!
Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions teaches general concepts using real-life challenges in energy, materials development, biochemistry, and the environment. The course zeros in on essential topics that are generally taught in introductory chemistry, providing a strong foundation for learners to pursue further study in science or a liberal education. Streaming rights are available.
Until now, schools and school boards have had to host their licenced Custom Content on local servers at their school or district location. Visual Education Centre (VEC) is now offering a NEW Hosting Service that allows schools or districts to add audio or video content to enable its users to view it via Learn360.
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