Education


Curriculum Coordinator—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight 22 min.

What is it like to be a curriculum coordinator? In this Career Q&A video interview, Melissa Ruddle, talks about her career path, what she does on the job, and the keys to success in education. She also offers candid advice on breaking into the profession as well as insight into the industry’s biggest challenges and how the field may change in the next ten years.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

The Characteristics of Effective Learning: An Overview 11 min.

This program offers an overview of the characteristcs of effective learning, looking at playing and exploring, active learning, and thinking creatively and critically. It shows how newborns are natural learners as they develop and learn with all their senses. It shows older children who begin to plan their approaches to problem-solving and are increasingly able to monitor their efforts, to alter t...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

Forgive Student Debt 74 min.

Facing growing discontent over rising student loan repayments that burden many young Americans, some are calling on lawmakers in Washington to forgive—that is, cancel—much of the $1.7 trillion that students have borrowed from the federal government to finance their educations. Canceling student debt, supporters argue, would help level the playing field, stimulate the economy, and free graduates to...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New to Our Collection! Communication That Increases Calm, Clarity, and Confidence in Your Leadership 32 min.

As a leader, you’ve navigated constant daily change and you’ve helped your people to make the changes needed during a difficult pandemic situation, including working remotely, yet you still don’t have the support or tools you should have to offer clear messaging that creates cohesion and reduces stress. In this taped webinar from the MAPP (Masters in Applied Positive Psychology) Alumni Association...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Active Learning 23 min.

This program consists of five short videos that look at active learning in children and how it is all about motivation and the will to learn from experiences. It considers how active learning links with children's self-regulation; looks at children's desire to be in control and how being deeply involved is one of the key features of learning to learn in an active way; and examines why the joy expe...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Creative and Critical Thinking 26 min.

Creating and thinking critically involves young children becoming able to use their Creating and thinking critically involves young children becoming able to use their minds to process all the information they’re taking in. This program consists of five short videos that look at creative and critical thinking in childhood. It considers how children use their imaginations and how that can often hel...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Playing and Exploring 24 min.

This program consists of five short videos that examine child's play and exploration, considering why children spend so many of their waking hours engaging in these types of activities. It looks at what motivates children, from infancy upwards, to explore their world and how they use what they find out to help solve problems. It shows how babies, once they have learned something about the properti...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

The 14 Best Principles for Managing ADHD in Children and Teens 106 min.

World-renowned ADHD expert Dr. Russell Barkley highlights new insights in the treatment and management of ADHD in this video seminar. Packed with recent research and practical application, this program is a must-see for anyone who works with kids and adolescents diagnosed with ADHD. Follow along with Dr. Barkley as he discusses self-awareness, time management, emotional self-control, self-motivati...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Adolescence in Crisis: Racial Trauma and Identity (A Trauma-Focused DBT Perspective) 91 min.

This video seminar with Dr. Eboni Webb focuses on racial trauma through the lens of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Dr. Webb explains how racial trauma impacts adolescent development, how it informs body politics and self-image, and how to use DBT strategies to help adolescents to cope, thrive and build a life worth living amidst racial trauma.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020

Bilingual Parent Coaching in Early Intervention Settings 93 min.

Many bilingual families and therapists are struggling to navigate culture and language barriers as well as Early Intervention telehealth services. In this video seminar, speech-language pathologist Jennifer Gray demonstrates how to serve bilingual families in Early Intervention settings with proficiency. She discusses the roles of parent and therapist in Early Intervention bilingual homes; conside...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2020