Johns Hopkins offers free online course about COVID-19 and epidemiology. Resources - American College of Chest Physicians. Last updated March 17, 2020 Message from CHEST President Stephanie M.
Levine, MD, FCCP. Yuval Noah Harari: the world after coronavirus. Coronavirus: Vivo Energy, ABCDE partner to support e-learning for kids GH Afric News. Business News of Thursday, 19 March 2020 Source: classfmonline.com Click to read all about coranavirus → In the wake of coronavirus pandemic, Vivo Energy Ghana, in collaboration with the African Business Centre for Developing Education (ABCDE) is providing the necessary inputs through mentorship, internship and scholarship, across schools in Africa.
It also collaborating with eCampus Ghana, an EdTech company to roll out an alternative e-learning platform accessible to all Senior High School students. Females have been encouraged to register for greater future career opportunities in STEM. Quand le Covid-19 bouleverse notre quotidien. Coronavirus : comment faire l'école sans école ?
Avec : Rachid Zerrouki (au téléphone), professeur des écoles en SEGPA à Marseille.
Ce qu'il y a de très positif c'est qu'il y a beaucoup de solidarité entre les professeurs, mais il reste des craintes au sujet des compétences numériques. Je m'interroge en terme d'inclusion. Le mythe du digital natives n'est pas confirmé, serons nous capables d'assurer cette continuité pédagogique? C'est quand on est confronté à une difficulté qu'on apprend à la contourner. Je pense que le mot d'ordre doit être la simplicité, de revoir les basiques. Je m'inquiète pour les parents qui ne seront pas en mesure d'assurer cette continuité, car la présence des parents est primordiale dans cette continuité pédagogique.
Claude Lelièvre (pré-enregistré), historien de l’école. Nous avons une décision centrale pour l'ensemble du département et ça c'est du jamais vu, c'est tout à fait inédit et historique. Il y a un risque corolaire des inégalités renforcées entre les familles. On peut être fiers de notre école aujourd'hui. Coronavirus, SARS, Bird Flu: How Scientists Beat Epidemics I ARTE Documentary. The History of Pandemics, by Death Toll.
Pan·dem·ic /panˈdemik/ (of a disease) prevalent over a whole country or the world.
As humans have spread across the world, so have infectious diseases. Even in this modern era, outbreaks are nearly constant, though not every outbreak reaches pandemic level as COVID-19 has. Today’s visualization outlines some of history’s most deadly pandemics, from the Antonine Plague to the current COVID-19 event. COVID-19 Support from Gale. Like you, Gale is closely monitoring the global spread and impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
First and foremost, our thoughts are with you and all those directly impacted by this outbreak. We realize how hard you and your colleagues are working to respond to rapidly changing conditions—considering the health and safety of your learners first, followed by a focus on continuity of curriculum. We want to help. Being there for our education community is something we strive for every day, and this crisis is no exception. Coronavirus Update (Live): 271,598 Cases and 11,293 Deaths from COVID-19 Virus Outbreak - Worldometer.
How dangerous is the virus?
There are three parameters to understand in order to assess the magnitude of the risk posed by this novel coronavirus: Transmission Rate (Ro) - number of newly infected people from a single caseCase Fatality Rate (CFR) - percent of cases that result in death Determine whether asymptomatic transmission is possible How contagious is the Wuhan Coronavirus? (Ro) The attack rate or transmissibility (how rapidly the disease spreads) of a virus is indicated by its reproductive number (Ro, pronounced R-nought or r-zero), which represents the average number of people to which a single infected person will transmit the virus. WHO's estimated (on Jan. 23) Ro to be between 1.4 and 2.5.  Other studies have estimated a Ro between 3.6 and 4.0, and between 2.24 to 3.58. .
Preliminary studies had estimated Ro to be between 1.5 and 3.5.  Coronavirus Dashboard. Coronavirus: Netflix Party lets friends do movie nights in quarantine. Practicing social distancing during coronavirus doesn't mean you have to give up TV watch parties with your friends thanks to Netflix Party.
USA TODAY Quarantine and chill? Just because you're social distancing in response to coronavirus doesn't mean you and your friends have to forgo your movie nights or TV watch parties. Thanks to a Google Chrome extension called Netflix Party, groups of friends can get together virtually and watch their favorite Netflix titles on their computers at the same time. The extension also comes with a chat room, so you can share your reactions to the programs as you watch. In order to participate, all you need is a Google Chrome browser, the extension and a Netflix subscription. 1. Coronavirus - e-Learning for Healthcare. Coronavirus et lavage de mains : Gloria Gaynor lance le #IWillSurviveChallenge. Google launches educational coronavirus website. The move comes a week after President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence announced that Google was building a nationwide testing website, where Americans could answer a questionnaire and be directed to their nearest testing locations.
But Google never affirmed the administration's claims, and the website that launched Saturday does not include a testing screener. The website, google.com/covid19, is "focused on education, prevention and local resources. People can find state-based information, safety and prevention tips, search trends related to COVID-19, and further resources for individuals, educators and businesses," Google said in a blog post. Coronavirus Support: Teaching Resources for K-8 Online Learning.
What a challenging and confusing time this is.
All of us are juggling the demands of taking care of our families, our students, and ourselves. We’re worried about what’s happening hour-to-hour while trying to remain positive and optimistic when we’re with the young people within our care. Rather than create a traditional entry for this week, we decided to curate some of the amazing resources that schools, libraries, companies, and organizations have been making available during this time of crisis. All of us need to remember to breathe in, breathe out, and realize that all we can do is the best that we can right now. Covid-19 : France tv fait bloc et mobilise ses antennes.
Modeling the Pandemic: a treasure trove for data geeks. Pour la version française, cliquez ici Per la versione italiana clicca qui Für die deutsche Version klicken Sie hier Para la versión en español, haga clic aquí.
Simulating an epidemic. Coronavirus en france. Covid-19 resources. The Worldometer pages have real time data on confirmed cases and mortality by country here. You can click through to country level data and charts. There are also pages with data on additional data on age, sex, pre-existing conditions etc.