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Cambridge Educational (Firm)

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Works: 1,922 works in 3,752 publications in 1 language and 98,902 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Documentary films  Short films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Instructional films  Science films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 028.7
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Most widely held works about Cambridge Educational (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Cambridge Educational (Firm)
Steroids : big muscles, bigger problems( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video examines the use and abuse of anabolic steroids and GHB, a synthetic steroid-like substance and date-rape drug. Former NFL player Charles Hunt and a pharmacist, a police officer, an addiction counselor, a trainer, a swim coach, a recovering abuser, and others explore the history and biological effects of steroids, using case studies and personal experience to probe anabolic steroid abuse and the drug's many side effects. Some of these side effects include impotence, liver tumors, renal failure, and "roid rage," which can lead to violence and even suicide
The Bill of Rights : living document( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program weaves together the past and the present, with explorations of the complexity of individual rights versus the common good and with historical explanations of individual bills
Strategies for the interviewer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program goes beyond the standard interview practices to help the interviewer determine what assets the potential employee possesses that fit the company's needs. Learn about laws that affect the interview process and discover how to "read between the lines" to get past the standard wall of answers given by applicants. The secrets of effective power interviewing are uncovered. Interviewers learn what types of questions to ask to uncover the true work habits of the interviewee and how he or she will react in various work situations. Discover the benefits of using the telephone to conduct screening interviews and identify ways to learn the most about the applicant before the first face-to-face meeting. The program also discusses using features of the Internet for pre-screening purposes and to get a feel for the applicant's knowledge and familiarity with advancing technologies. An important preparation tool for anyone involved in the interview process on the employerâ€TMs side of the desk
Being gay : coming out in the 21st century( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents the accounts and stories of people who have recently taken the step of coming out. Interviewees and experts discuss the benefits of this important transition by examining the six stages of coming to terms with one's sexual identity
Common mistakes people make in interviews( Visual )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer through the job interview process and answers questions and gives some advise how to avoid commo mistakes made by the job seekers
Narcotics( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strictly speaking, the term?narcotic? refers to opium, opium derivatives, and their synthetic substitutes. This video delves into the history of narcotics such as heroin, opium, codeine, and morphine; the effects of narcotics on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward narcotics. In addition, the video considers legalization and regulatory issues involving narcotics, as well as physical and psychological addiction to these potent drugs
Information literacy : the perils of online research( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to conduct solid online research by collecting information in an organized, efficient, and ethical way. Provides guidance on a range of research activities, including evaluating the credibility of Web content, documenting online sources, and paraphrasing. Emphasizes the consequences of plagiarism and shaky facts
Professional image( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being well dressed is only one part of presenting a good workplace image ... what if you've done your best to maintain fast-track skills and are then asked to perform a menial task? This program guides viewers through a breakdown of just what constitutes career-appropriate demeanor. With an emphasis on having a good attitude, the video discusses handling mistakes, determining dress codes, staying abreast of industry trends, workspace appearance, and even kitchen etiquette. A list of specific - and learnable - leadership qualities is provided, while a group of young professionals recounts anecdotes of workplace successes and mistakes throughout. A Cambridge Educational/MotionMasters Coproduction
Alcohol( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcohol isn?t a drug.??A cup of coffee will sober me up.??I?m always a safe driver, even after a couple of beers.? These statements are only a few of the myths this video skewers as it explores the history of alcohol, including its use as a medicine; the effects of alcohol on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward alcohol and trends such as binge drinking. The video also examines the prevalence of alcohol in American culture and discusses alcoholism?how to identify it and how to treat it
Date rape : a violation of trust( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the myths and facts of date or acquaintance rape
Understanding prejudice : gripes and common ground by Cambridge Educational( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature and dynamics of prejudice and how to cope with its consequences
Finding a job( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the many ways a person can find job openings trhough a wide variety of job search methods - online job boards, want ads, state and private employment services, networking, informational interviews, the Yellow Pages, and more
Crossing the line : sexual harassment and how to confront it( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only way to remove sexual harassment from school and work is to get educated about the problem and learn ways to deal with it. This informative video explains different kinds of sexual harassment, defines the factors motivating harassers, and provides specific techniques for dealing with the problem. Viewers will see what steps to take if anyone harasses them or if they witness the harassment of others, including keeping a journal, employing the "broken record" technique, speaking with supervisors, sending memos, using grievance procedures, and filing formal complaints
Microorganisms( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Open your students' eyes to the hidden worlds of monerans, protists, and fungi with Microorganisms. After watching this video, they'll be able to explain exactly what a microbe is, identify each general type of microorganism by its characteristics and functions, and describe the hazards and benefits of microbes. Microorganisms may live at the root of the evolutionary tree, but they've been around for billions of years, are found everywhere in nature (including the human body!), and are crucial in helping maintain the atmosphere, assisting in digestion and decomposition, and more. Correlates to National Academy of Sciences National Science Education Standards and the American Association for the Advancement of Science Benchmarks for Science Literacy
Energy and resources( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Earth's fossil fuel reserves decline, what forms of energy will come next? After discussing the formation, uses, and consequences of burning coal, oil, and natural gas, this video explores the development of alternative resources that may someday completely replace them: nuclear power, solar energy, biomass, geothermal energy, hydroelectric power, and wind power. Benefits, costs, and environmental impacts are considered
Smokeless tobacco : wad of trouble( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many teens begin using smokeless tobacco with the assumption that "dipping" or chewing is a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes. In reality, one can of smokeless tobacco may contain as much nicotine as three packs of cigarettes. This eye-opening program provides viewers with the facts concerning the social and medical ramifications of using smokeless tobacco and presents techniques for quitting this potentially deadly habit. Doctors and dentists look at how nicotine is readily absorbed through the lining in the mouth, while an interview with a woman who lost a brother to oral cancer provides viewers with a firsthand look at the devastating consequences of continued use. Also includes interviews with teenage users explaining how and why they began using smokeless tobacco, and victims' accounts of their medical problems. Graphic photos show various stages of cancerous lesions and users whose faces have been grossly disfigured from surgery to remove diseased areas
Genetics and evolution( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What does genetic diversity mean, and what is its relationship to evolution? This menu-driven DVD answers that intriguing question as it summarizes the theory of natural selection and describes the process of trait inheritance. Advances stemming from the Human Genome Project--an ever-deepening understanding of life on Earth, improvements in disease detection and treatment, and applications of genomics to agriculture, the environment, and forensic science--are also discussed
CyberSafety( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What harm could come from sitting leisurely at the computer, chatting with online pals? Unfortunately, many young people who spend hours in chat rooms or post sensitive information on the Internet have little or no idea of the risks involved. This program warns students about how vulnerable they are whenever they venture into the cyber realm - even when they think they're among "friends". Explaining how to take precautions in chat rooms, on social networking sites, and anywhere that predators lurk, the program strongly advises against physically meeting any online acquaintance and emphasizes that parents or guardians must be involved in such meetings. Commentary from experts and questions from peers reinforce the notion of an irreversible virtual footprint - a trail that all Internet users leave which can be used against them
Radiation therapy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although diagnostic radiologic fields are good at detecting cancer, radiation therapy can actually help stop it. In this program, filmed at La Grange Memorial Hospital's Treatment Pavilion, five radiation experts demonstrate how a radiation therapy team works as they treat a young man with abdominal cancer. By watching the oncologist, clinical physicist, dosimetrist, and radiation therapists develop a comprehensive treatment plan, students will gain an understanding of the knowledge and skills required to work in this field
Skeletal system : the infrastructure( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the skeletal system, with an emphasis on its importance in providing structure and support for the body. Topics include how the skeletal and muscular systems work together to enable movement; the relationship between joints and bones; connective tissue; functions of the skeletal system, including support, protection, movement, storage, and blood cell production; and types of bones and joints
 
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