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Meridian Education Corporation

Overview
Works: 1,853 works in 3,646 publications in 3 languages and 51,193 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer, Distributor
Classifications: HF5389, 362.76
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Most widely held works about Meridian Education Corporation
 
Most widely held works by Meridian Education Corporation
Recognizing child abuse ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 417 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 eye-opening dramatizations and supported by interviews with education and child welfare experts
Understanding learning disabilities by Meridian Education Corporation ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 390 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
Your cultural passport to international business ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 350 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
Battling eating disorders by Diane Paragas ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 338 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
Business ethics for the 21st century ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines ethics, examines how businesses face ethical dilemmas and presents an understanding of why ethics matter
Diet and disease in modern society ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 286 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
10 Basics of Business Etiquette by Judy Jennings ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 262 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
Red flags avoiding abusive relationships ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 258 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
Careers in criminal justice ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an overview of a career in the field of criminal justice, including officers, investigators and special agents
Cyberbullies ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 209 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
Food safety ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the processes of safely handling, preparing and storing food to prevent foodborne illness
Foodborne illness ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes common -- and serious -- food-borne illnesses, how they're spread, and how they can be prevented through careful food handling and proper food preparation. Tips for selecting safe food at the market and the optimal temperatures for cooking meats and eggs are covered as well
MyPlate understanding the USDA dietary guidelines for Americans ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 181 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
Non-Verbal Communication ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the ability of body language to reinforce or contradict the message we are sending verbally. Students will understand the importance of how we dress and present ourselves in order to make a good impression. Differing eye expressions are examined as a powerful body language tool, as is the sense of touch. Mixed messages are also investigated
Recognizing children with special needs ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 179 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
Bully girls ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 177 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
Nutrition for infants and children ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the importance of good nutrition for newborns, infants, toddlers, and preschool-aged children and provides advice for parents and caregivers. Examines the beneficial effects of good nutrition and physical activity on children's growth and development. Discusses topics such as the relative merits of breastfeeding and bottle feeding, food allergies, and special dietary preferences like vegetarianism
Understanding underachievers ( )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Underachievement: a persistent discrepancy between a student's perceived ability and academic performance. This program examines the root causes of this problem, its early warning signs, and the curricular impact of mistakenly assessing it as a learning disability or as ADHD. Constructive communication strategies teachers and parents can use to investigate indications of underachievement are suggested
Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes common characteristics, diagnosis and options for treatment of children with ADHD. Includes comments from physicians and from a mother of twin boys with ADHD
Business communication writing ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On his first day on the job, Mark already has a writing assignment. How should he begin? In this dramatization, Mark quickly learns the four steps to good writing-plan, write, revise, and edit-as well as the differences between a memo, a letter, and a report. Revisions are displayed on his computer screen as he actually makes them, providing concrete examples of the writing process in action
 
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Alternative Names
Films Media Group. Meridian Education Corporation
Languages
English (143)
Spanish (1)
Chinese (1)
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