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PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service

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Works: 1,506 works in 1,743 publications in 1 language and 7,336 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Popular works  Biographical television programs  Programmed instructional materials  Television programs 
Classifications: JK1896, 324.6230973
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Most widely held works about PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
 
Most widely held works by PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
Growing old in a new age by Anthony Lenzer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These programs look at various aspects of aging in American society of the latter 20th century. Older people share their views on each subject
Am I a crook? copyright issues on the Internet( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use. Discusses use of Websites by university faculty members for students in their classes, what is legal and what is not, what is fair use, intellectual property, and risk of infringement to faculty member and institution. Presents scenarios for analysis by a panel of experts on copyright, higher education law, and distance education. Designed for university professors who are teaching or creating an online course
One woman, one vote by Ruth Pollak( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage which culminated in the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920. It illuminates the alliances, infighting, betrayals and defeats that paved the way for victory in the battle for women's right to vote. Historical footage is enhanced with vocal performances, and interviews with historians provide the viewer with both current and historical perspectives
Multimedia fair use guidelines( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the issues of fair use and copyright compliance as they relate to multimedia works. Presents tentative guidelines developed by the Consortium of College & University Media Centers Multimedia Fair Use Guidelines Working Committee. The panel examines problems from the perspectives of information producers, managers and users
Critical thinking and the human emotions( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol Tavris, author of Anger, the Misunderstood Emotion, discusses emotions, especially anger, in reference to student actions and attitudes
Libraries, copyright, and the Internet( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses application of intellectual property law in a library setting, when to restrict patron access to electronic resources, and liability for copyright violations
Fair use guidelines for educational multimedia the final document and its implementation( Visual )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides educators with the information needed to implement the "Fair Use Guidelines for Educational Multimedia" by providing a panel of experts who interpret and clarify the guidelines
The astronomers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the work and worlds of leading scientists and astronomers who are helping to unlock the mysteries of the universe
A Woman's health( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is a documentary portrait of seven women involved in fighting the health battles most often confronted by women in America today: heart disease, smoking, breast cancer, osteoporosis, domestic violence, and depression. It focuses on critical moments in the lives of these women as they became aware that their health was at risk and follows their internal debates and decisions about caring for their health. Introduced by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Innumeracy & beyond ruminations of a numbers man( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Allen Paulos, author of Innumeracy and Beyond Numeracy, discusses his books, as well as his philosophy of mathematics and approach to teaching. He shares his thoughts on numeracy and understanding the thinking behind the solution to mathematical problems
Opening all doors( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video conference discussing interior design strategies that fulfill the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. It includes compliance decision charts and a detailed index to the ADA guidelines
The Kennedys by Phillip Whitehead( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not the story of the individuals, but the saga of "The Kennedys", the family, the clan, shaped by father Joseph's drive, their own distinct personalities and the times in which they lived. This program focuses on the family as they saw themselves and as others saw them
Infusing critical thinking into community college instruction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With representatives from five community colleges Paul discusses the strategies and problems related to adding critical thinking to curricula that historically emphasized only learning established principles. Now educators are beginning to require students to question why things work the way they do -- or why not
Transforming critical thinking principles into teaching strategies( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, a variety of grade levels and subject matter illustrations are used to illustrate how critical thinking principles that are integrated into modes of teaching become mode of learning as well
Americas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at contemporary Latin America, examining issues that confront the entire region by focusing on individual countries
Putting your course online a how-to for faculty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panelists discuss the main issues involved in deciding whether or not a college course can be taught over the internet. The panel members talk about how to set up and administer an online course and share their personal online teaching experiences
To paint the stars the life & mind of Vincent van Gogh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the biographical and psychological evidence of van Gogh's life, in an effort to diagnose the mental disorder that plagued his artistic career
Critical thinking, the thinking that masters the content( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program investigates why traditional didactic instruction inevitably fails and why critical thinking is essential to in-depth learning
Funding educational technology( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes methods for funding educational technology including: business and education partnerships, foundations, and grantwriting
Skillful teacher by Stephen Brookfield( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program Dr. Brookfield offers valuable advice to teachers, both new and veterans, who grapple daily with challenges, thrills, and failures in the often chaotic environment of the classroom (from PBS ALSS flyer)
 
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