Human Trafficking 2017-2018
Human trafficking remains an issue in our society. As licensed professionals and other school officials, we are uniquely positioned to recognize when a student may have been exploited by another individual.
This course features video segments from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Blue Campaign, which uses dramatizations to advocate for a general awareness of human trafficking and its indicators. An explanation of the reporting guidelines for mandated reporters in Arkansas is also provided.
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Professional Licensure Standards Board (PLSB) - The Code of Ethics Training Video (2017)The Code of Ethics for Arkansas Educators defines the minimum standards of ethical conduct for all educators. Educational leaders from across the state join Eric R. James from the Professional Licensure Standards Board (PLSB) to explain what it means to be an ethical educator and abide by the Code of Ethics for Arkansas Educators.
Human Trafficking: Act 765 of 2017Whether it is through forced labor or sexual exploitation, human trafficking remains an issue in our society. As licensed professionals and other school officials, we are uniquely positioned to recognize when a student may have been exploited by another individual.
Earth Science: Volcanoes (SIE18021)Join volcanologist Dr. Dave Sherrod, geoscientist Dr. Chuck Blay, and Professor Michael Manga to rekindle the excitement and awe you felt about volcanoes as a child. In Earth Science: Volcanoes, these passionate scientists explore volcanic activity above and below the Earth's crust, explaining how volcanoes are formed, why different types behave differently, and how tectonic plates affect volcanic activity.
Earth Science: Plate Tectonics (SIE18020)Geologists Dr. Andy Kurtz and Dr. Keith Klepeis reveal the inner workings of our planet that explain the movement of tectonic plates. They focus on the groundbreaking discoveries of the past and modern methods used to study the Earth's layers. Teachers Keedar Whittle and Joe Reilly are also featured as they explore seismic waves and flowing solids with their students.
Earth and Space Science: Soil Formation (SIE18019)Join three soil scientists as they share their knowledge of the outermost layer of the earth. In this course, Dr. Andy Kurtz of Boston University, Dr. Oliver Chadwick of the University of California, and Dr. Elissa Levine of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center explore the formation and composition of soil.
Introduction to Behavior: Behavior Intervention Plans (SPC17013)In this course Nick Croninger from American Institutes for Research discusses terminology related to behavior management and the basic steps in developing and implementing a behavior intervention plan (BIP).
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