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Visual Education Centre

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Works: 1,436 works in 1,545 publications in 1 language and 10,597 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: HB883, 616.1025
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Most widely held works by Visual Education Centre
If the world were a village ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At this moment, there are more than 6 billion people on the planet. It's hard to picture so many people at one time - but what if we imagine the whole world as a village of just 100 people? ... If the world were a village tells us who we are, where we live, how fast we are growing, what languages we speak, what religions we practice and more"--Container
First response C.A.R.E. CPR ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instruction on the 2010 CPR updated guidelines
Origami with Leonor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Origami meets pop art in this collection of 1 and 2 minute learning vignettes for children of all ages. From Tokyo to Tampa Leonor Rosser is the most widely-watched origami artist in the world. She has been featured on Discovery Kids and PBS
Adventure tourism ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program features profiles of three women who have staked out successful careers in the adventure tourism industry: Diny Harrison, a certified mountain guide with experience in Italy, Switzerland, and other countries; Mylene Pronovost, a dog sled musher and outdoor activities instructor; and Marie-Josee Blanchette, an ecotourism development agent who plans and guides wilderness tours. Additional information from co-workers and supervisors supplements each job profile
Robotics and automation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduce viewers to three women who have found gainful employment in the field of robotics and automation. This program profiles Isabelle Tremblay, an engineer specializing in the use of robotics for space exploration; Jessica Amsden, a robotics technician who works in automated manufacturing; and Cheryl Hyrnkiw, owner-operator of Solarbotics, which produces educational robot kits. Commentary from co-workers and supervisors rounds out the descriptions of each job
Wood products ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, three women with rewarding careers in the wood products business describe their work. Jodie MacDonald is a sawmill production coordinator who liaisons with sales and marketing; Marie-Claude Giguere is a composite technologist who tests and fabricates OSB boards; and Roxanne Fayant is a crate builder specializing in extremely large-scale work. Conversations with co-workers and supervisors add to the descriptions of each job
Oil and gas technologies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program features profiles of three women who have forged successful careers in the oil and gas industry: Kandy Hubl, a health, safety, and environmental coordinator for a major gas company; Melanie Bowman, a power engineer for a busy gas refinery; and Julie Jolicoeur, a project manager who oversees service station design and construction. Additional information from co-workers and supervisors supplements each job profile. (24 minutes)
Gaming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, three women with rewarding careers in the gaming industry describe their work. Dianna Schwanke is a dealer and floor supervisor at a popular casino; Leanne Painter is a 118-pound jockey who rides and races thoroughbreds; and Suzie Dumont is a game designer and multimedia wiz who produces interactive lotto games. Conversations with co-workers and supervisors add to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Protective services ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduce viewers to three women who have found gainful employment in the field of protective services. This program profiles Capt. Jamie Speiser, a Griffon helicopter pilot who has flown missions in Bosnia and Haiti; Sylvie Nault, a Royal Canadian Mounted Police constable; and Shauna Vollmer, a fire protection designer working for a large fire prevention contractor. Commentary from co-workers and supervisors rounds out the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Rail Transportation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet three women who have embarked on successful careers in railway transportation. This program profiles Brenda Cox, a yard foreman who loads and organizes rail cars for train assembly; Rebecca Mann, a technical officer who tests the structural and mechanical limits of rail cars; and France Robert, an electronics systems technician who performs safety tests on passenger trains. Remarks from co-workers and supervisors provide additional layers to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Finance and investment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students can profit from the insight of women who have succeeded in the financial industry. This program profiles Charlotte Faulkner, a stockbroker who works closely with investment clients; Karen McMeekin, a market supervisor for the Montreal Exchange; and Josee St. Hilaire, a micro-finance advisor who helps provide capital to tiny start-up companies in developing countries. Interviews with co-workers and supervisors help to create well-rounded descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
First response the ABCD's of CPR series : child and infant version (American standards) ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Approved by American Environmental Health and Safety & American CPR training, this video is the most current and expansive video resource of its kind, featuring new American standards in CPR. The standards and guidelines of this video are in conjunction with the American Heart Association. Techniques such as rescue breathing, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and clearing an airway obstruction for chocking situations are demonstrated and described on children (1-8 years) and infants (under 1 year). This video is designed to provide the non-professional rescuer with the knowledge and skills required to deal with life-threatening emergencies"--Container
Construction ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, three women with rewarding careers in the construction trades describe their work. Menyui Leung is a welder with experience in manufacturing and shipbuilding; Suzy Zaric is a restoration carpenter specializing in damage repair; Luce Gregoire is an electrician who works on lighting and heating equipment. Conversations with co-workers and supervisors add to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Engineering ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduce viewers to three women who have found gainful employment in the engineering field. This program profiles Elizabeth Nethery, a product support engineer who tests and customizes prosthetics; Elisabeth Paul, a computer software engineer in the aerospace industry; and Daisy Lung, an environmental engineer who conducts site assessments for real estate clients. Commentary from co-workers and supervisors rounds out the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Entrepreneurship ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduce viewers to three women who have found success and satisfaction by helming their own businesses: Lisa Nadeau, a maple syrup producer whose company started as a side business to her dairy farm; Christine Zacharko, an optician who runs Glasses to Go, a mobile optical dispensary; and Jessica Dawe, a pest control producer who breeds and sells crop-friendly insects. Commentary from associates rounds out the descriptions of each woman's accomplishments. (24 minutes)
Film Production ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women who have developed successful careers in the motion picture industry now share their stories with students. This program profiles Vali Fugulin, a director of short films and documentaries; Braydon Haggardy, a camera assistant specializing in underwater cinematography; and Cynthia Greer, a technician who repairs and maintains movie cameras. Remarks from co-workers and supervisors provide additional layers to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Automotive ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet three women who have embarked on high-powered careers in the automotive industry. This program profiles Linda Simon, a former hairdresser turned truck driver who works in some very tough road conditions; Brenda McWilliams, an auto body technician in a state-of-the-art repair facility; and Danuta Wozniak, who excels as an auto mechanic in a woman-owned shop. Remarks from co-workers and supervisors provide additional layers to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Agriculture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, two women with rewarding careers in agriculture describe their work: Deanna Johnson, a marketing representative who assists and makes purchases from grain producers; and Julie Couillard, a production coordinator who manages soil preparation, seeding, watering, and fertilization for an organic vegetable farm. Conversations with co-workers and supervisors add to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Aviation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students will gain inspiration from three courageous women who have entered the aviation field. This program profiles Capt. Tanya Sprathoff, pilot and crew commander of an Aurora CP-140; Isabelle Marsan, an aircraft mechanic who maintains and repairs internal systems on airliners; and Dawn Patterson, an aircraft structures mechanic responsible for aircraft inspection and repair. Interviews with co-workers and supervisors help to create well-rounded descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
Entertainment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet three women who have embarked on successful careers in media and entertainment. This program profiles Stephanie Gignac, an animation storyboard artist for award-winning children's films; Andrea Dixon, a film colorist with extensive television experience; and Marie-France Coallier, a photojournalist whose work often makes the front page. Remarks from co-workers and supervisors provide additional layers to the descriptions of each job. (24 minutes)
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (29)
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