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America at War Online

eLearning Module

America at War Online provides a clear understanding—through videos, words, and pictures—of the violent confrontations that have played so large a role in shaping U.S. history. Significant details from participants are highlighted, and key battles and major innovations in weaponry and tactics are vividly described.

Biomes of the Earth Online

eLearning Module

With informative videos and engaging text, Biomes of the Earth Online provides students with a broad understanding of Earth’s biodiversity, the factors that influence it, and the future dangers that face the planet and our species. Each Learning Unit presents information about a particular biome’s function, resources, and diversity—from wetlands to the tundra, from deserts to grasslands.

Energy and the Environment Online

eLearning Module

Energy and the Environment Online provides a comprehensive examination of the history, technology, science, environmental, and social implications that are associated with the production of energy. Containing interviews with prominent people in the field, this online resource features Learning Units that run the gamut of energy sources, from biofuels to nuclear energy to fossil fuels.

Essential Chemistry Online

eLearning Module

With original videos and clear narrative, Essential Chemistry Online expands the coverage of fundamental aspects of chemistry through concrete, real-life examples that fully illustrate the practical importance of the featured topics. The Learning Units in this eLearning Module cover everything from atoms and molecules to chemical reactions to the states of matter, and more.

Exploring Career Clusters Online

eLearning Module

Covering 16 broad occupational categories with videos and engaging narratives, Exploring Career Clusters Online offers information on more than 300 jobs. Based on the Career Clusters created by the U.S. Department of Education, each Learning Unit focuses on a specific cluster, including architecture and construction, finance, hospitality and tourism, information technology, manufacturing, and many more.

Genes and Disease Online

eLearning Module

Complete with videos and informative text, Genes & Disease Online describes what scientists know and what they hope to learn in the near future about the mysteries of genetic disease. This online resource provides students with relevant, up-to-date information about several diseases that have a genetic link, such as hemophilia, Tay-Sachs, and Parkinson’s.

Genetics and Evolution Online

eLearning Module

Combining full-color images with informative text, Genetics and Evolution Online provides research on key issues in the field of biology to explain how the history of scientific ideas and methods connects to today’s research. The Learning Units in this online resource include forays into developmental biology, genetic engineering, and the future of the study of genetics.

Global Exploration Online

eLearning Module

Global Exploration Online details the wonders, anxieties, and achievements of explorers since the beginning of time. With engaging text and videos, vivid photographs and illustrations, and detailed maps, this eLearning Module features firsthand accounts of traveling through uncharted territory. Learning Units are divided into commonly studied periods of exploration, from ancient times to the discovery of the Americas to the exploration of space.

Global Warming Online

eLearning Module

Through full-color images and narrative text, Global Warming Online covers all of the important climatic issues that need to be addressed in order to understand the problem of global warming. The Learning Units in this resource cover everything from fossil fuels and pollution to changing ecosystems and climate systems. 

Great Empires of the Past Online

eLearning Module

Great Empires of the Past Online narrates the stories of the most important empires in world history and their impact on the present day, exploring their rise and fall, spheres of influence, key events, daily life, and significant personalities. The Learning Units in this eLearning Module cover a range of civilizations from the Aztecs to ancient Mesopotamia, medieval West Africa to the Mongols.

Green Technology Online

eLearning Module

Green Technology Online provides an in-depth look at the Earth’s increasing environmental problems and the new and current methods for repairing and restoring the environment, including green technologies that clean up the damage already inflicted on the planet and new tools to conserve remaining resources. The Learning Units contained in this eLearning Module cover pollution, waste treatment, sustainability, and more.

Life in America Online

eLearning Module

Life in America Online offers a glimpse into the social history of the nation, covering everything from the foods people ate and the ways they dressed to entertainment and popular pastimes. From the beginnings of the country through a civil war and two world wars to the present day, each of the nine Learning Units in this eLearning Module examines a single period of time in American history.

Physics in Action Online

eLearning Module

Featuring original videos and engaging narrative, Physics in Action Online explores the science of matter and energy, from the smallest particles that make up matter to the immense forces that move the continents. The Learning Units combine a fundamental physics concept with real-life examples to assist students in gaining a clear understanding of the science lesson.

The Human Body: How It Works Online

eLearning Module

Through text and original videos and images, The Human Body: How It Works Online investigates the systems and processes that have a role in keeping the human body working, from organ systems to cells. This eLearning Module gives readers the information they need to understand how their bodies work. The Learning Units in this eLearning Module cover everything from the circulatory and respiratory systems to the senses and human development.

The Plant World Online

eLearning Module

The Plant World Online explores the most interesting aspects of plant biology, with a focus on the interrelationships between plants and humans, through engaging text, videos, and images. Covering everything from forestry to photosynthesis, the Learning Units provide a detailed look at the natural processes that create, build, and sustain life.

Top Careers with a Two-Year Degree Online

eLearning Module

Top Careers with a Two-Year Degree Online covers the many in-demand careers in various industries that require only an associate’s degree. Learning Units, correlated to the U.S. Department of Education’s Career Clusters, focus on the jobs available in a specific industry, while giving tips for job success, finding financial aid, and more.

Your Government: How It Works Online

eLearning Module

Enlivened by videos, images, and descriptive text, Your Government: How It Works Online introduces readers to the key components of the federal government. This resource is divided into handy Learning Units that focus on a particular aspect of government, whether a political party, a branch of the federal government, or a step-by-step narrative on a governmental process.

   
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