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Meridian Education Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,926 works in 3,783 publications in 3 languages and 58,804 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 362.76
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Most widely held works by Meridian Education Corporation
Understanding learning disabilities by Meridian Education Corporation ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explains how to identify different types of learning disabilities and how to intervene and aid a learning disabled student
Recognizing child abuse ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program spells out the Four Rs of child abuse--the harsh Reality of its presence in our society, the Results it leads to, the many ways to Recognize it, and the proper channels for Reporting it. Each of these concepts is explained through dramatizations and supported by interviews with education and child welfare experts
Battling eating disorders by Diane Paragas ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how to recognize eating disorders, how friends and loved ones should communicate their fears and concerns, and how those who suffer from these often fatal illnesses can find professional help. Special emphasis is placed on identifying anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating as actual diseases, not as misguided lifestyle choices -- a realization necessary for effective treatment
Diet and disease in modern society ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This video investigates the relationship between diet and a number of frequently inter-related diseases and conditions, including heart attack, stroke, high blood pressure, hardening of the arteries, obesity, Type 2 diabetes and cancer. Topics covered include lipoproteins, fats, fiber, electroyte minerals, smoking, and alcohol consumption."--Container
Your cultural passport to international business ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces business practices and etiquette that it would be useful to know if one were conducting business outside of the United States
Cyberbullies ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses dramatizations and question and answer sessions to prevent children and teenagers from being bullied by others when using chat rooms, blogs, and instant messaging. Describes possible responses to such abuse and explains the legal issues involving privacy and libel
Nutrients their interactions ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video takes a scientific look at dietary nutrients, explaining what they are, why the body needs them, and how they work with each other to produce energy, stimulate growth, repair and maintain hard and soft tissues, and regulate bodily processes. Metabolism, energy yield from different food types, the composition and role of blood, key vitamins and minerals, dietary fiber, and recommended daily allowances are only a few of the topics covered in this detailed overview of the biochemistry of nutrition. The impact of nutritional deficiencies on short- and long-term health is also discussed
Business ethics for the 21st century ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines ethics, examines how businesses face ethical dilemmas and presents an undestanding of why ethics matter
10 Basics of Business Etiquette by Judy Jennings ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the serious issues of professional etiquette in a comical fashion that will both entertain and instruct students and employees in the vital areas of etiquette and protocol. Prepares students for many different situations where a knowledge of professional etiquette will be essential. Includes inter-office etiquette, meeting protocol, introductions, dining etiquette, travel, and handling potentially awkward situations with grace
Nutrition for infants and children ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saying "You are what you eat" is oh-so-true-especially for little ones. This video explains the importance of good nutrition for newborns, infants, and toddlers and examines its beneficial effects on their growth and development. Filled with how-to and when-to advice, the video also discusses the relative merits of breastfeeding and bottle-feeding, potential food allergies, the importance of a balanced diet and physical activity even at a young age, and special dietary preferences like vegetarianism. Perfect for new parents and parents-to-be, caregivers, and anyone who wants to learn more about feeding children from day one through age five!
Red flags avoiding abusive relationships ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows teens some examples of problem dating situations and how to choose dates wisely. Identifies problem behaviors and ways to avoid unhealthy situations
Bully girls ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program focuses on increasing awareness of bullying among girls and educating viewers about how, when, and why it occurs. Understanding the difference between teasing and bullying, identifying specific female bullying techniques and tactics, recognizing warning signals that help is needed, knowing the best ways to report incidents, and getting school officials involved to combat the problem are all subjects thoroughly explored in the video"--Container
Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Found in both children and adults, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is looked upon by some as having a physiological cause while others see it as a psychological disorder. This program offers diverse and candid opinions from both sides of the debate. Is medication the best treatment, or is behavior modification combined with increased structure and discipline the preferable course? A classroom teacher, a social worker, a behavior specialist, a pediatrician, and a parent with twins who have ADHD offer their insights
Eternal scars physical and emotional child abuse ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarcastic and rude statements to children can leave as deep a wound as a cigarette burn or welts from a belt. This important program looks at both physical and emotional child abuse, and the lifetime effects they may have on children. We touch on what you can do if you recognize abuse of someone you know
Careers in criminal justice ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an overview of a career in the field of criminal justice, including officers, investigators and special agents
Emotional development of children ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parents and caregivers not only need to nurture the physical and intellectual development of young children, but their emotional development as well. Each stage of emotional development provides children with opportunities to explore new feelings as they grow. This program focuses on the importance of emotional education during the various stages of childhood development and explains how caregivers and parents can monitor this vital growth
Prenatal Development ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research shows that our development in the womb can have a profound influence on our later lives. This video examines the nine months beginning with conception and ending with the birth of a healthy baby-the period of time called prenatal development. In addition this video contains information on the major physical milestones during pregnancy, emphasizing the importance of the expectant mother's health, nutrition, and care and describing the proper development of the baby. It also shares what mothers-to-be can look forward to during these crucial months. Proper prenatal care provides a healthy start and is essential to the entire process of human development
MyPlate understanding the USDA dietary guidelines for Americans ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the USDA replaced MyPyramid with MyPlate, the goal was to simplify dietary recommendations by providing at-a-glance guidelines without having to weigh and measure at every meal. This program explores the key concepts of MyPlate and how it correlates to the more detailed Dietary Guidelines for Americans, including portion sizes, proportions, food group choices, and caloric balance. The video explains why it's a good idea to fill half your plate with produce, and even breaks down which vegetables edge out others in terms of fiber and nutrients. Stressing the impact of poor eating habits on health, it discusses fat and salt intake, high-fructose corn syrup and other sugars, and whole versus refined and enriched grains-- and suggests seafood and other protein choices beyond just meat
Commendable customer service ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everyone talks about "customer service." What is it? As the frontline employee, the customer service representative is the most valuable and visible person to the customers - the one they go to first for every type of information and assistance. Viewers will see how to provide exceptional customer service with a smile, a professional appearance, and a positive attitude. It covers the basics - fielding questions, solving problems, cheerfully responding to customer requests - and much more
Recognizing Children with Special Needs ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Objectives of this video are to help child caregivers recognize children with minor physical and/or psychological disabilities and to inform cargivers of the special attention that should be given to these children
 
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Alternative Names
Films Media Group. Meridian Education Corporation.
Meridian Education.
Languages
English (168)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
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