Search results “Resources for environmental education” for the 2011
Taking Class Outdoors with Environmental Education
The academic program at Minnesota's School for Environmental Studies -- and its architecture -- was designed to promote project-based learning. For more information and resources on project-based learning, visit http://www.edutopia.org/project-based-learning
Views: 11909 Edutopia
Maple Leaves: IslandWood Naturescapes, Teacher Resources for Environmental Education
The blooming of the Big Leaf Maple marks the beginning of the spring in Washington's forests. Ushered in by the sound of croaking frogs and the Northern-Slope Flycatcher's song, spring bring a cacophony of sights and sounds to the forest. In this video watch the progression of the Big Leaf Maple through the changing seasons. Try to identify bird songs or play it with your eyes closed to identify the different sounds of the seasons. This video can be used as a classroom resource. See more videos like this or learn more about us at www.IslandWood.org
Views: 502 IslandWood
Water Resources Engineer | CAREERwise Education
Learn how water resources engineers benefit the environment. Meet Amy Mikus, a water resources engineer for Barr Engineering. Amy works in urban storm water and watershed management around Minneapolis. For more information: http://www.iseek.org/industry/green/careers/greenDetail?id=0&soc=172051&onet=17-2051.02
Views: 21874 CAREERwise
Indicators of a Quality Early Learning Environment
Floors, ceilings and walls - the setup of your child care environment is as important as the care you provide. This video provides suggestions for ways to improve your early learning environment. This video was created by Child Care Resources as a supplement for one of our online training courses for child care providers. A list of all online courses for child care providers can be found at www.childcaretraining.org. Child Care Resources helps kids grow into successful adults by enriching the learning environment of their crucial early years. For more information on Child Care Resources, please visit www.childcareresources.org and check out our pages on Facebook at http://facebook.com/childcare.resources.MT and Twitter at http://twitter.com/CCR_Montana.
Views: 73312 ChildCareResourcesMT
PYB: Environmental Education
PYB teacher Tom explains the environmental lessons incorporated into the curriculum, including seeing the environment and nature as their home and how to conserve and preserve such a home, climate change, and renewable resources.
Views: 30 YBUSAGreen
Geography: Conserving Resources
Conserving Resources SMART SCHOOL is next generation product in the ICT domain. With High Definition 3D videos coupled with eLearning softwares, the product is the next big thing in the eLearning Segment!
Views: 6493 smartschoolonline
learn english conversation: Environment and Pollution
English Conversation app: http://bit.ly/ytconvapp learn english conversation: Environment and Pollution visit us for more: http://goo.gl/HnwRe
Views: 189603 ESLConversation
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Learn Grade 3 - Science - Natural Resources
Learn Grade 3 - Science - Natural Resources
Taking Care of Our Earth
SWANCC offers an early childhood educational program called Taking Care of Our Earth, designed for children three to five. Concepts include the environmental R's, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, as well as respect for our environment. Many visual aids are used to convey each concept and teachers will receive resource material and activities for follow-up lesions. There is no cost for this program to pre-schools located in a SWANCC-member community.
Views: 45395 SWANCC23
Milton Friedman - Our Limited Resources
Professor Friedman untangles another twisted understanding. http://www.LibertyPen.com
Views: 58384 LibertyPen
How Can I Help? Episode 2: Learning Green - Environmental Education
A look at the leaders of tomorrow, today, and what they are learning right now to solve the environmental issues in the future. See this entire episode Friday June 10th at 6pm on ITV - Channel 16 in San Diego. Summary A relaxing day in a bustling urban metropolitan, start the journey with a K-8 program called Cool the Earth which is cool, but has sizzling hot reviews from the amazing performance by everyone in Mrs. De Luna's 5th grade class at Hage Elementary school. Its truly Shakespeare's envy. Than take a trip up the 15 to High Tech High North County where students use Project Based Learning to critically analyze and solve some of the biggest environmental issues of our time. Now sit back and relax as President Bill Clinton takes the mic for a well-deserved praise to UCSD and Chancellor Fox. He came all the way here to say that at this years Clinton Global Initiative University Conference held at UCSD for its exemplary green and sustainable practices. Than stroll around campus for UCSD Green Open House. Its a celebration and your invited as we check out a car show, entertainment, landscape exhibits, cooking demos, and much more. After taking a look at all the wonderful programs head back downtown, but take a much needed study break to see Seeds at the City, a program at San Diego City College that is one of the only places in Southern California for you to get a Sustainable Agriculture Certification. So don't ditch or you'll put yourself in detention for missing "Learning Green" on ITV -- channel 16 Friday June 10th at 6pm. What is How Can I Help? Explore San Diego businesses, industries, farms, and non-profit groups making a difference by educating, implementing, creating or currently using green and sustainable practices. This season we look at topics like Organic Farming, Solar Panels, Environmental Education, Green Buildings, Green Breweries, Eco-Tourism and Sustainable Landscapes. All of these shows represent the best aspects of San Diego and our communities commitment to living a more sustainable lifestyle. Going green is like a diet, the results are a product of properly identifying the small changes we can make everyday to succeed in our goals. Losing ten pounds is a great New Years Resolution, but what diet and exercise choices create that slimmer trimmer you. 'How Can I Help?' is a way to create those changes by discovering the green choices available in San Diego. 'How Can I Help?' showcases the affordability, accessibility, and variety available through sustainable practices. All the latest information regarding our first season will be available and up to date on our website and social media outlets so get ready and stay tuned. Follow the show on Facebook and Twitter for news and green tips. Take a look, ask a question, post green news, or interact with other Eco Diego fans. Find out more and watch the trailer for our pilot episode on Organic Farming available at www.HowCanIHelpSanDiego.com Also be sure to check out... www.Facebook.com/HowCanIHelpSD Twitter: @HowCanIHelpSD
Views: 670 HowCanIHelpSD
Mission of Global SEED: Sustainable Environment Education Demonstrations
These interlocking Montessori-style Sustainable Environment K-12 Education Lessons, plus 3 interviews with globally influential holistic health, hydrogen engineering, and solar cooker pioneers, are designed to save lives and to save the environment of our planet. The scope of the lessons covers our common basic human needs for organic food, clean water, renewable energy, and affordable solar adobe housing, all produced on an individual household scale. They emphasize simple, inexpensive, low-tech, and labor intensive, and completely hands-on solutions to increasingly serious global problems, while emphasizing the hopeful and joyful education of children. The lessons help build holistic health, character development, interdependent cooperation, higher order systems thinking, and a sense of global responsibility. These lessons may appear deceptively simple, but all used together as a whole, they show how to save lives on our planet, by doing more with less while always using Nature as a model. Amazingly, these lessons are entirely student planned, built, filmed and edited. They are not slick or professional, but they are full of love and sincerity. Songs and charts are used to sum up principles. Level One contains lessons on organic gardening, composting, harvesting, seed collection, simple medicinal herbs, small animal husbandry, natural water purification, solar water purification, and solar cooking. Level Two contains lessons on greenhouse construction, household scale fruit and nut orchard, household-scale fish farm, simple solar energy production, and rain water catchment, using earthworks, cistern construction, and gray water re-use. Level Three contains lessons on affordable alternative housing (or classroom) construction, wind energy, bee keeping, and food preservation and storage. Level Two and Three Lessons are currently being built, filmed, and edited by students, and will soon be available on Google Non profit YouTube, as well as available as hard copies. Please enjoy the students and their educational work, please learn, build, and use these skills yourself, and then share them with others in schools and communities worldwide. Lesson plans, materials lists, and globally-applicable Sustainable System Teaching and Evaluation Principles are available, along with a hard copy ten- DVD set of Level One Lessons, for a non-profit Global SEED.org contribution, plus shipping and handling.
Views: 1013 globalseedorg
SONATI Environmental education in Nicaragua: free & sustainable
SONATI is a Nicaraguan non-profit environmental education organization. SONATI works to encourage environmental stewardship and preservation and to promote responsible environmental projects through education programs, community outreach and self-sustaining resources. Find more information at: http://sonati.org
Views: 2397 Asociación Sonati
Environmental Education
The Center for Environmental Education at Putnam Northern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services supports schools in meeting state standards, character education goals and sustainability education objectives. We offer a variety of hands-on programs at our Madden Outdoor Education Center and local schools. We also offer a marine mammalogy and ecology trip to Key Largo, FL, for middle and high school students and teachers.
Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education
Environmental educators across Colorado are making a difference in their communities through the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education (CAEE). CAEE is a professional association that connects educators to resources and expertise, builds knowledge and skill in environmental education, works to advance support for environmental education and empowers leadership within the field.
Free resources better education
www.theingots.org - IT User Qualifications The Learning Machine Ltd (TLM) Learning how to become self-sufficient using free and open source resources. I created this video with the following tools Inkscape (www.inkscape.org) Gimp (www.Gimp.org) Avidemux (www.avidemux.org) Audacity (www.download-audacity.com) LibreOffice (www.libreoffice.org) YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor) Galaxy S Android Smartphone HP G62 Laptop running Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal Content from You Tube, Wikipedia, INGOT Markbook and community web sites. INGOT Mark Book site: LAMP stack developed using open source Yii development framework INGOT Community site: Drupal open source content management system. In directly involved Blender for BBB The aim of TLM is to reduce the cost of accredited qualifications and use the savings to generate free and open learning resources. We think that there is huge learning potential for Web 2.0 that has not yet even started to be realised. We want to promote learning how to learn and how to become self-sufficient and independent using resources freely available from the internet.
Views: 1461 Ian Lynch
The Audubon Center - Best Environmental Education - Minnesota 2009
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Training - Youth for Environmental Protection
Like other European countries, Armenia also faces many environmental problems today. Air pollution, climate changes as well as other environmental hazards have their negative impact on human beings. And these problems keep growing up day by day. Anyway, it is our belief, that young people can play an active role in protecting and improving the environment. Тhey can change their lifestyle and how it affects the environment. They can make their homes, schools and youth organizations more environmentally friendly by using safe products, recycling of different materials as well as preserving resources such as water and electricity.
Views: 302 APYNGO
Engineering innovative e-learning resources
E-learning is evolving quickly and industries are working hard to adapt the technology to best suit their needs. Some of the most innovative and interesting applications of e-learning are occurring in trades training. This video explores how e-learning is being used for and by Certificate II and Certificate III in Engineering Fabrication Trades students and demonstrates the interactive white board (IWB), point of view (POV) glasses and CIT's online learning environment eLearn.
Views: 2276 CITCanberra
BALLANTINE Environmental Resources, Inc. ~ Interpretive Services
Natural, historical, cultural interpretive services and products offered by international consulting firm, Ballantine Environmental Resources, Inc. (BER). BER is a woman-owned business offering award winning science, education and communication services and products to governments, businesses, private landowners, municipalities and non-profits.
2. Principles & Strategies in Environmental Law
Environmental Politics and Law (EVST 255) The United States' fragmented, piecemeal approach to environmental law is presented through the cases that led to the creation of major environmental statutes such as the Clean Water Act and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. The variety of federal agencies and levels of government that participate in creating and implementing regulation contribute to the fragmentation of American environmental law. Environmental law seeks to balance the costs of environmental degradation with the economic benefits that companies reap. However, the uncertainty of environmental costs leads to a slow and ineffective regulation process. 00:00 - Chapter 1. A Course About Defining and Solving Problems 04:09 - Chapter 2. The US's Fragmented Approach to Environmental Law 09:22 - Chapter 3. The Central Questions of Environmental Law 30:08 - Chapter 4. A Society with Elaborate Environmental Law 37:33 - Chapter 5. Overview of Cases for the Course Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website: http://open.yale.edu/courses This course was recorded in Spring 2010.
Views: 36335 YaleCourses
Watershed Watchers Program at the Environmental Education Center at Alviso - Watershed Watch
Debra King from the Watershed Watchers Program at the Don Edwards San Francisco National Wildlife Refuge Environmental Education Center at Alviso presents free educational programs for students and volunteers of all ages. This rich resource for wildlife exploration, discovery and recreational adventure is right here in our backyard. Home to two endangered species, a ghost town, demonstration gardens, local history, frequent free weekend programs, and the southern tip of the San Francisco Bay, this center for discovery and environmental preservation should not be missed!
Views: 242 AdManor
Difference Between Natural and Man Made Environment
Chapter: Environment Objective: To understand difference between Natural and Man Made Environment Knowledge Donor: Mrs. Madhuchhanda Chatterjee http://www.katseon.org
Views: 20743 KATSEON
Environmental Planner | CAREERwise Education
Some environmental planners help wind energy companies plan and construct wind farms. Meet Patrick Smith, director of environmental planning at Geronimo Wind Energy, a utility-scale wind energy developer based in Edina. For more information: http://www.iseek.org/industry/green/careers/careerDetail?oc=100219
Views: 2823 CAREERwise
Introduction to Sociology - The Environment - Part 1
Harvey Molotch Introduction to Sociology
Views: 6951 New York University
GREENevada Competition 2011
GREENevada: Growing Resources for Environmental Education in Nevada, a partnership between the Alliance for Climate Education, Black Rock Solar, Envirolution, GreenPower, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful, Sierra Nevada Journeys, and Urban Roots Garden Classrooms. Competition hosted at University of Nevada, Reno, College of Education.
Views: 450 EnvirolutionORG
The Story of Cool Australia
In everything Cool Australia does, we believe in thinking creatively. We believe in making information accessible to everyone. We do this by delivering resources for free and making them simple and easy to use. Oh and we just happen to provide great environmental education. Join us.
Views: 704 coolmelbournevideo
Classroom Walls and Teacher Bulletin Board Ideas
More information: http://classroomcaboodle.com/teacher-resource/classroom-setup/ Effectively using every bit of your classroom design takes a bit of thoughtful insight - especially if your wall space is limited. Classroom calendars, teacher bulletin board ideas...they all help create a learning environment that supports student achievement. Take a tour of my walls...and ceilings! Betsy Weigle | Classroom Caboodle.
Views: 234816 Classroom Caboodle
Improving Primary Education in Cambodia With Classroom Resources
The Provincial Teacher Training College in Kampot, Cambodia has launched an ambitious program to provide a resource box to every graduating teacher trainee. In the past, education has been based on memorization, but new child-friendly teaching techniques are being introduced. The teacher's resource kits include games, illustrations and science experiments that engage children and foster an active learning environment. ChangeStream Media (www.ChangeStreamMedia.org) supports grassroots NGOs, using social media and digital productions to connect them with support and expertise around the globe, while raising awareness in their own communities.
Views: 1562 ChangeStream Media
We're animated about education | Chester Zoo
Watch our animation to learn more about how Chester Zoo is an enthralling educational venue, with unique resources that provide a dynamic and fun learning environment for our visitors.
Views: 3279 Chester Zoo
NYS DEC Environmental Education Camps
At DEC environmental education camps, campers experience a balance of environmental education, sportsman education and outdoor fun. Games, lessons and hands-on activities teach kids about forests, water quality and other aspects of nature. Swimming, hiking and canoeing are on the agenda, too, as campers learn new outdoor skills. Campers come away with a life-long passion for nature and a dedication to stewardship of our natural resources. http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/29.html
Views: 3073 NYSDEC
Pollution Video 1 -For Kids -Pollution : Meaning and Definition
Visit http://www.makemegenius.com for free science videos for children. As human population is increasing, people are using more and more materialistic things,this all is leading to increased wastage,increased usage of things,increased noise level,increased smoke levels; which all is affecting quality of life.Pollution consists of increased noise level, more smoke in the air,dirty water which is not suitable for drinking.
Views: 763876 makemegenius
Future career paths in the Environmental Science Field!
As an Environmental Science Technology student, you will be on your way to a meaningful career imparting a lasting change on the future of Florida's natural environment. A major trend in today's job market is to focus on "greening" business operations and supporting environmental sustainablility initiatives, so seize this opportunity to be the first to catch this career trend that is transforming the world around us. Courses in the Environmental Science Technology program include a wide range of environmental focuses, providing our students with a well rounded education that prepares them for positions in environmental assessment, restoration, research and public education. http://www.palmbeachstate.edu/Programs/EnvironmentalScience
Views: 41189 PBStateCollege
Imagine KC: Episode 7 - Natural Resources Conservation
In this episode we focus on natural resource conservation in the built environment. The show demonstrates why planning for what we don't build matters just as much as planning for what we do build. Stories look at how preserving the natural environment improves quality of life, reshapes our built environment and creates a more sustainable region by providing benefits to those who live downstream. This episode also highlights communities that are mixing "green" with "grey" infrastructure to address a number of problems. They are making strategic landscape investments to minimize flooding and water pollution, provide healthy recreation options, protect wildlife habitats and beautify neighborhoods. We'll also see how residential and commercial properties are incorporating sustainable features such as rain gardens and green roofs and other green solutions, to bring the built environment and the natural environment closer together. This yearlong series is produced by Angee Simmons, KCPT along with Mid-America Regional Council. Imagine KC is funded by: American Society of Civil Engineers, Garney Family Foundation Fund, Hall Family Foundation, Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City, Kansas City Chapter of the AIA, William T. Kemper Foundation, Lafarge North America, ULI Kansas City, U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and WNET--Blueprint America. More information and past episodes can be found at ImagineKC.org.
Views: 15169 KCPT
"CRASH COURSE" in Ecological Economics
What exactly is Ecological Economics? How does it differ from mainstream economics, and what does it aim to accomplish in today's world? Similar to a "crash course", this video was created for the purpose of addressing these questions in a direct and comprehensive manner, as well as to highlight the principles that lie at the root of Jon Erickson's research, teaching, and outreach activities. In short, Ecological Economics is a transdisciplinary approach to economic, social, and environmental problem solving. "Transdisciplinary" implies a problem-orientation that draws from a diverse web of knowledge traditionally categorized into the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. "Ecological Economics," explains Erickson, "draws on each perspective, addressing complex problems and building shared understanding that enable solutions that are sustainable, equitable, and efficient." Jon Erickson's current professional activities include being president-elect of the U.S. Society for Ecological Economics, and at The University of Vermont, he is a professor of Ecological Economics as well as the Managing Director of the Gund Institute for Ecological Economics. Erickson serves on the faculty for both the Environmental Studies program and the Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources program at UVM. This video is a production of the Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, an affiliate of the Rubenstein School for Environment & Natural Resources at the University of Vermont. The Gund Institute is a transdisciplinary research, teaching, and service organization focused on developing integrative solutions to society's most pressing problems. We conduct integrative research and service-learning projects on a broad range of topics, offer hands-on learning through our problem-solving workshops and courses, develop online teaching resources and international collaborations through metacourses, and support professional and graduate education through our Graduate Certificates in Ecological Economics and Ecological Design. Learn more about the Gund community of students, scholars and practitioners by exploring our news, publications, and video archives, then contact us to help us build a sustainable, widely shared quality of life. Vermont 2009-2011 For more information, please visit Jon Erickson's Website: http://www.uvm.edu/~jdericks/ and The Gund Insitutes's Website: http://www.uvm.edu/giee/
Views: 27174 GundInstitute
Environmotional Awareness Shows - Sustainability & Climate Change Education
Please see http://www.awarenessshows.com The Environmotional Awareness Shows give students an emotional attachment to what they are learning about sustainability & climate change. This emotional perspective is often left out within Environmental Education. Music has a proven unrivalled ability to connect at an emotional level. The songs provide much needed emotional release for how students may be feeling about sustainability & climate change, for example, feelings like; fear, anxiety, despair, anger, frustration, apathy, indifference, & guilt. This emotional release often leads to motivation, stimulation & enjoyment around the topics & towards making changes in their school & communities. The show is a music concert with each song prefaced by dialogue containing practical information around a given topic then combined with an emotional element which is then re-enforced by the music & lyrics. At the conclusion of the show there is opportunity for discussion & information & resources are provided that can be easily implemented in their lives allowing them to become active agents of positive change in their communities along with access to a range of follow-up support and resources on & offline including the Social, Self & Environmental Awareness Blog. Topics - sustainability, climate change, water, energy, ecology, combined with climate change fear, despair, anger, motivation & inspiration Outcomes - shifted attitudes & released feelings around climate change & sustainability, motivation & inspiration to take action, deeper understanding of the key topics & current global issues, ongoing information & opportunities for joining with other young people involved in climate change & sustainability work
Let's Talk DeKalb - Natural Resources
Let's Talk DeKalb - Produced by DCTV, Channel 23 Hosted by DCTV's Diamond Lewis and AvivA Hoffmann, this show provides in-depth treatment of topics that DeKalb County residents are (and will be) talking about. In this edition, LTD focuses on DeKalb County's natural resources. Interview segments focus on initiatives in the Natural Resource Management Office that help DeKalb stakeholders partner with the county on quality-of-life projects within the county. Informative interview topics include: Adopt-A-Road, Adopt-A-Stream and Park Pride "Friends of Parks." There is also discussion on Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) -- The build-up of FOG increases over time in our sewer system and excessive accumulation restricts the flow of wastewater resulting in a sanitary sewer overflow (SSO). Segments with: Amber N. G. Weaver/Keep DeKalb Beautiful, Natural Resources Management Office Michael O'Shield/Environmental Education Coordinator, Natural Resources Management Office Dave Butler/Greenspace Environment Manager, Natural Resources Management Office Alicia T. Pennie/Public Education Specialist, Dept. Of Watershed Management Spotlights on: The Nalley Tree Planting Campaign Cake Café
Views: 234 DeKalbCountyGov
The Earth story, Skit on Environment by TERI University
Skit performed by the students of TERI University at the TERI Vision Retreat 2011, Gual Pahari, an excellent execution of the green and healthy Earth of 1970's to an Earth of 2010 that has become sick and requesting the mankind to protect its endangered life. A short play on saving earth from climate change. #ClimateChange #SaveEarth #EarthStory Subscribe our YouTube Channel for more such videos: https://www.youtube.com/teri
Views: 88092 TERI
Different Environments - Part 2, Tundra, Polar Regions, Grasslands, Wetlands, Deserts
One of over 900 videos on Skwirk - Australia's Online Education Resource
Learn Grade 3 - Geography - Our Environment
In this video you get to Learn Grade 3 - Geography - Our Environment
MEEA 2011 Conference  1 of 4
Lisa Pohlmann of the Natural Resources Council of Maine addresses the Maine Environmental Education Association Conference at Chewonki in Wiscasset, ME in April of 2011.
Views: 46 Chewonkivideo
Top 10 Proven Classroom Management Tips for Teachers
Tweet this Video: http://clicktotweet.com/UfFee http://www.ampli.com/ Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AmplivoxPortableSoundSystemsandLecterns Classroom management Definition: "A term used by teachers to describe the process of ensuring that classroom lessons run smoothly despite disruptive behavior by students." Listed below are several techniques, ideas, resources, and tips for teachers to hone the right skills to conquer their classroom: 1. Start the year tough. Many teachers make the mistake of starting the school year with a poor discipline plan or without any classroom management plan at all. It is so much easier to start tough and then lighten up, then to start light and discipline more. At the beginning of the year, students quickly assess the situation and realize what they will be allowed to get away with. Starting the year tough will give you control and flexibility. 2. Be fair to all students. 3. Be prepared for disruptions---and don't let them phase you. Students often amplify their teacher's reaction to disruptions—be ready for them and be ready to calmly and quickly pick up where you left off. Having a joke or interesting comment ready to bring attention back to you will allow you to transition back to the material. 4. Instill high expectations 5. Incentivize good behavior. Motivating students though rewards like no homework, watching a video, ice cream, or free-activity time can help students by giving them a goal. This can also help students hold each other accountable to class goals and stigmatize negative behavior even more. 6. Overplan. 7. Have a clearly expressed disciplinary plan...with consequences! Make sure students know the disciplinary ladder well. Any hint of ambiguity can leave a loophole for excuses (and students are great at making excuses!). Warn students when they are close to breaking a rule so there will be no ambiguity when that line is crossed. If you constantly raise your voice to get the attention of the class, consider investing in a classroom amplification system which can save your voice by projecting it. The iPod Portable PA system is a great system for classrooms because it features an iPod dock that simultaneously plays and charges your iPod and also has outputs for a projector. 8. Focus on relationships. A teacher than can connect positively with their students will make students behave and easier to manage because students will regard the teacher much like a friend. Using positive reinforcement to build a positive reputation for the child gives the student confidence that their teacher believes in them and will make it harder to disappoint the teacher with bad behavior or work ethic. 9. Be careful about confrontation 10. Be patient and keep practicing. Don't worry if things don't go well right away...controlling your classroom is learn-able but will always be a challenge with some students. Whether you are teach a kindergarten class, at an elementary school, middle school, or high school, it is best to "Expect the Unexpected" and be ready for adversity! For more information on classroom discipline, classroom behavior management, or organization please check back at blog.ampli.com or visit the AmpliVox YouTube Channel. Tags: "classroom management" tips suggestions "tips for teachers" Classroom management Definition techniques ideas resources skills plan teaching "methods and strategies" disciplinary plan discipline amplified amplification system speakers speaker microphone wireless kindergarten class elementary school middle high college university small group Sunday practice training learning environment theory rules climate new educational importance effective arrangement motivating problems new teachers first second third fourth fifth sixth seventh eighth ninth tenth high school junior 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Views: 602900 AmpliVox Sound Systems
Supporting cultural and linguistic diversity in early childhood
Go inside an inclusive, culturally diverse preschool and watch the educators work together to embed children's home culture and languages in everyday preschool routines. See this excerpt from "Supporting Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in Early Intervention and Early Childhood Special Education: A Cross-Cultural Competence Video Library" by Deborah Chen, Ph.D., Michele Haney, Ph.D., & Annie Cox, M.A. For more, go to http://www.brookespublishing.com/chen-cald .
Views: 136711 BrookesPublishing
TEDxHampshireCollege  - Saleem Ali - Humanizing Environmental Ideas
TEDxHampshireCollege - Saleem Ali - Humanizing Environmental Ideas: How Cautious Consumerism is Essential for Planetary Citizenship Saleem H. Ali is professor of environmental studies at the University of Vermont's Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources and the director of the Institute for Environmental Diplomacy and Security at UVM's James Jeffords Center for Policy Research. His research focuses on the causes and consequences of environmental conflicts and how ecological factors can promote peace. In this talk, Dr. Ali asks us to consider the connections between human desires and needs in the context of environmentalism and the developing world. http://www.hampshire.edu/ About TEDx, x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
Views: 1488 TEDx Talks
Growing Up WILD: Seed Need Introduction by Natalie Elkins
See the Order of the Fisheries Ministry Head Start staff participate in Growing Up WILD curriculum activities during their peer teaching portion of the 4 hour workshop. This workshop was made possible by a grant from the Council for Environmental Education for the inclusion of urban audiences into early learner workshops. If you are interested in registering for a workshop, visit http://www.michigan.gov/michiganprojectwild for more info! Michigan Project WILD is co-sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE).
Panasonic, UNESCO Announced Strategic Partnership
Panasonic (NYSE:PC) and UNESCO announced a strategic partnership agreement to promote sustainable development through World Heritage conservation and environmental education for the next generation. Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director General said, "This new partnership with Panasonic will strengthen our ability to accomplish our mission. It's an excellent example of the teamwork that is required to promote thinking and action for the sustainable use of the Earth's resources and environment." Panasonic has a potential upside of 58.7% based on a current price of $11.45 and an average consensus analyst price target of $18.17.
MEEA 2011 Conference 3 of 4
Lisa Pohlmann of the Natural Resources Council of Maine addresses the Maine Environmental Education Conference at Chewonki in Wiscasset, ME in April of 2011. PART 3
Views: 14 Chewonkivideo
Introducing SMILE: Stanford Mobile Inquiry-Based Learning Environment
Using student inquiries as learning objects and meta-evaluation vectors
Growing Up WILD: Looking at Leaves Activity-Using Your Senses
See the Order of the Fisheries Ministry Head Start staff participate in Growing Up WILD curriculum activities during their peer teaching portion of the 4 hour workshop. This workshop was made possible by a grant from the Council for Environmental Education for the inclusion of urban audiences into early learner workshops. If you are interested in registering for a workshop, visit http://www.michigan.gov/michiganprojectwild for more info! Michigan Project WILD is co-sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE).