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Critical Theory Introduction Critical theory is generally defined as the diverse body of work produced by members and associates of the Frankfurt Institute for Social Research (or simply, the "Frankfurt School") between 1930 and the present. Among the most important of these individuals are Theodore Adorno, Walter Benjamin, Jürgen Habermas, Max Horkheimer and Herbert Marcuse. In a broader sense, critical theory is also associated with the contributions of late twentieth century social and even literary theorists, such as Louis Althusser and Roland Barthes. The central argument of critical theory is that all knowledge, even the most scientific or "commonsensical," is historical and broadly political in nature. Critical theory singles out for criticism and critique knowledge that is marked by a particular characteristic. Most critical theorists would maintain that these three forms of knowledge and interest are never entirely separate. The Myth of the Knowledge Economy The Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Myth

edWeb: A professional online community for educators Safe Patient Handling and Movement (SPHM) - NIOSH Workplace Safety and Health Topic Patient Handling Hazards Rates of musculoskeletal injuries from overexertion in healthcare occupations are among the highest of all U.S. industries. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show that in 2014, the rate of overexertion injuries averaged across all industries was 33 per 10,000 full time workers. Patient Handling Ergonomics Occupational safety and health programs have fostered research to identify injury risk factors and safety interventions to prevent injuries during patient handling. Patient Handling and the Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation (RNLE) One question that has been raised about patient handling is, “How much weight can be safely lifted without using assistive equipment?” As the field of safe patient handling grew over the years, practitioners increasingly expressed interest in trying to determine how much weight can be lifted safely using manual methods, and how much weight requires using lifting equipment. Based on Dr. When Dr. Sources: 1 BLS Table R8. U.S.

FREE Citation Machine: Accurate & Easy-to-Use | RefME RefME’s citation generator is the most accurate citation machine available, so whether you’re not sure how to format in-text citations or are looking for a foolproof solution to automate a fully-formatted works cited list, this citation machine will solve all of your referencing needs. Referencing your source material doesn’t just prevent you from losing valuable marks for plagiarism, it also provides all of the information to help your reader find for themselves the book, article, or other item you are citing. The accessible interface of this citation builder makes it easy for you to identify the source you have used - simply enter its unique identifier into the citation machine search bar. If this information is not available you can search for the title or author instead, and then select from the search results that appear below the citation generator. To use the works cited generator, simply:

QR Code Generator: QR Stuff Free Online QR Code Generator And Creator For Brochures, Print Advertising, Business Cards & Stickers Remove Image Backgrounds Free & Fast - Background Burner - Bonanza Control Alt Achieve: Jeopardy Game Templates for Google Slides Many years ago the height of technology integration was creating an interactive Jeopardy game in PowerPoint. So, I decided to go a little retro and recreate the Jeopardy game in Google Slides. The key to making a Jeopardy game is to use the "Link" tool in Google Slides. Using this technique I created two Jeopardy Game Templates. You can open the Jeopardy Game Templates with the links below. Jeopardy Game - 5-topic Template - Google Slides link Jeopardy Game - 6-topic Template - Google Slides link Example As an example of a completed Jeopardy game created from these templates, below is a link to a Math Terms game. Sample Jeopardy Game - Math Terms - Google Slides link Tutorials If you would like to create your own interactive slideshows, detailed directions can be found below in my recorded webinar training and in my help guide and slideshow linked below. And finally, the obligatory disclaimer: "These slideshow templates are for educational use only and are not affiliated with Jeopardy!

Instructional Design Templates Note: On some browsers you need to right-click the file to download the RTF (Rich Text Format) and Excel files to your hard drive. Once you have downloaded the template you can then view and edit them with just about any word processor or text editor, however, MS Office normally works best for keeping the original formatting. Analysis Templates (rtf) A number of templates for assessing training needs, including: System Overview Instrument Business Outcome Job List Instrument Job Description Instrument Task Inventory Instrument Task Survey Instrument Employee Survey Supervisor & Manager Training Survey Task Selection Instrument People, Data, Things Instrument Task Performance Measure Instrument Training Analysis Overview Report Course Evaluation (Word document) A guide for evaluation learning platforms. Training Estimator Spreadsheet (MS Excel) A spreadsheet for making rough estimates of training development time and costs. Lesson Plan Template (rtf) Presentation Template (rtf)

Examples and Downloads | H5P H5P makes it easy to create interactive content by providing a range of content types for various needs. Preview and explore these content types below. You can create interactive content by adding the H5P plugin to your WordPress, Moodle or Drupal site, or integrate it via LTI with Canvas, Brightspace, Blackboard and many other VLEs that supports LTI integration. Check out the author guide to get started.

Progress and SOAP Note Maker Home > Medsoft > Progress Note Maker Create a simple progress note by putting in the margins and selecting to put in the time and normal exam. This can be printed onto a blank sheet or onto medical progress note paper. This page can be used to make templates for SOAP notes or to store daily progress notes. Advanced Directions for printing the background image of the progress note only work in the latest version of Mozilla and Internet Explorer. Please consult your hospital or clinic's billing department to see if these notes are compliant. HTML Instructions <p>Starts a new paragraph with a space above. Simple Progress Note Template Table Height Background Css Print Page

AARC Mobile Apps AARC Mobile AARConnect Interact with AARC’s social network, AARConnect, from your phone or tablet Read and respond to discussion postings Find other AARC members and communicate with them directly Read AARC news and tweets Available on the App Store Available on Google Play Read full text articles, browse for content, review past issues of the AARC’s science journal, RESPIRATORY CARE. Available on the App Store Available on Google Play AARC Webcasts You can watch AARC webcasts on your Apple devices—iPhone and iPad—from the Blackboard Collaborate app. Available on the App Store AARC Home

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