Autism and Online Learning: A Guide for Teachers|
Education Database Online
Autism and Online Learning. Meeting the needs of autistic students through online learning. This article is published under a creative commons license and intended for public use.
Suicide is Preventable|
California Mental Health and Services
Know the Signs is a statewide suicide prevention campaign built on three key messages: Know the signs. Find the words. Reach out. The information provided here is valuable regardless of where you live.
Global Consciousness Project|
Offering heart-centered transformational coaching. Dean Radin presents The Global Consciousness Project is an international, multidisciplinary collaboration of scientists and engineers
Secular Sermon on Knowing One's Selves|
On Being Blog
Our Conscious Mind Represents Only a Small Portion of Who We Are. David Eagleman's lecture on "being oneselves." Dr. Eagleman holds joint appointments in the Departments of Neuroscience and Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and is the founder and director of the Initiative on Neuroscience
CEM Productions and Link Media
A Series on Existential, Philosophical and Spiritual issues. Brings to light spiritual, mental and physical practices that help us define who we are as human beings and explore how this affects our relationships to our families, our communities, ourselves and the world at large.
What Adults can Learn from Kids|
The world needs "childish" thinking: bold ideas, wild creativity and especially optimism. Child prodigy Adora Svitak says the world needs "childish" thinking: bold ideas, wild creativity and especially optimism. Kids' big dreams deserve high expectations, she says, starting with grownups' willingness to learn from children as much as to t
Free Assessment Tools|
What are your Core Values? Find out by taking this free quiz. This unique instrument takes ten minutes or less to complete, and provides a highly accurate and reliable picture of the core motivational drivers of any person.
Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus|
Religion is man searching for God, Christianity is God searching for man A young man from Seattle posted a video which viral on the topic of modern Christianity and how it differs from the teachings of Christ.
Shawn Achor: The Happy Secret to Better Work|
Happiness increases success and productivity at work. Does happiness stem from being successful in our work? Harvard-trained psychologist, researcher and educator Shawn Achor posits that it's really the other way round. He makes the case in this humorous and high-energy talk.
15 Big Ways The Internet Is Changing Our Brain|
The impact of the Internet on the brain. Scientists have begun to note that the Internet has not only served to fulfill our brains' curiosities, but also rewired them. So what exactly is the Internet doing to our brains? Read on to find out.
Two Minutes of Wisdom with Arianna Huffington|
On Acting Despite our Fears. Arianna shares her thoughts about the impact of fear in our lives and the ability to move beyond our fears to attain our aspirations.
Women, War & Peace|
A five-part special series on PBS. Running from Oct 11 through Nov 8, this series examines the impact on women of conflicts like those in Bosnia, Liberia, Afghanistan and Colombia
World Population Passes 7 Billion Mark|
UN News Centre
The global challenges of population growth. As the world population passes the 7 billion milestone, the UN urges action to meet key challenges.
Elephants Never Forget|
Reunion of two long-lost animal friends. After years alone in captivity Shirley is reunited with an elephant she knew 25 years earlier. This short clip presents itself as an elephant reunion, but at it's core lies a deep and beautiful lesson in love. Watch in the first few minutes as Solomo
Customizing Religion to Fit Personal Needs|
Religious Trends in the USA. An article citing several studies which show that for every subgroup of religion, race, gender, age and region of the country, the important markers of religious connection are fracturing.
American Attitudes Ten Years after 9/11|
Public Religion Research Institute
Research Report. Results of research conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute on attitudes in an increasingly diverse America ten years after the events of 9/11.
A Moving Story of Organ Donation. The story of 13 year old Taylor Storch is both heartbreaking and inspirational. After she tragically died in a ski accident, her donated organs saved the lives of 5 others. This is the video of her mother meeting the woman who has Taylor's heart now.
The Big Religion Chart|
Chart summarizing and comparing over 40 belief systems. This comparison chart can be a useful and accessible way to "get the gist" of some unfamiliar groups and compare basic beliefs and practices of the world's religions and belief systems.
Present! with Mel Van Dusen|
Mel Van Dusen
Present! explores creativity, spirituality, and personal growth through interviews with people pursuing their unique visions. View interviews with luminaries such as Stan Grof discussing non-ordinary states of consciousness, Stanley Krippner on extraordinary dreams and how to work with them, and PMH Atwater on near death experiences.
A Project of CharityFocus
Watch. Be Inspired. Act. The world is full of wonderful and inspiring stories, some unfolding in distant places while others are happening right next door. KarmaTube is dedicated to bringing more of these stories to light, using the power of online video.