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Podcast: Resettling to the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 6:30 minute podcast provides important information to assist those resettling during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes ways your resettlement agency may communication with you, whether via phone, delivery of documents, mail, or flyers and posters. The podcast also explains your rights and responsibilities, including staying calm and informed, making a plan in case someone …

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Podcast: COVID-19: Understanding Guidance and Rules

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 3:00 minute podcast provides an overview of COVID-19, how it spreads, and its symptoms. It also explains rules and guidance government officials and healthcare workers may ask you to follow, such as isolation, quarantine, social or physical distancing, and shelter in place.

Tip Sheet: Resettling to the United States during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides important information to assist those resettling during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes ways your resettlement agency may communication with you, whether via phone, delivery of documents, mail, or flyers and posters. The fact sheet also explains your rights and responsibilities, including staying calm and informed, making a plan in case someone …

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Tip Sheet: COVID-19: Understanding Guidance and Rules

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides an overview of COVID-19, how it spreads, and its symptoms. It also explains rules and guidance government officials and healthcare workers may ask you to follow, such as isolation, quarantine, social or physical distancing, and shelter in place.

Video: COVID-19: How to Protect Yourself and Stop the Spread of the Virus

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 2, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 4:00 minute video provides an overview of COVID-19, how it spreads, its symptoms, its potential severity, and preventative actions to avoid contracting the virus. It also describes what one should do if they contract COVID-19, and how to prevent the spread of the virus.

Poster: Strengths-Based Approach

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: August 23, 2018
Topic(s): Case Management, Organizational Development
Rather than focusing on shortcomings and failures, applying a strengths-based approach improves self awareness and develops confidence. This poster describes the benefits of policies, practice methods, and strategies that identify and draw upon the strengths and capacities of individuals and communities. 

Poster: Creating a Positive Learning Environment

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: August 23, 2018
Topic(s): Adult Education
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
This poster lists four principles you can apply to create a positive learning environment that engages learners and improves retention of information taught. These four principles are setting clear expectations, establishing trust, promoting participation, and empowering learners. 

Poster: Cognitive Load and Memory

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: July 9, 2018
Topic(s): Adult Education
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
Cognitive load is the amount of information that working or short-term memory can hold at anytime. This poster illustrates how memory works, helping avoid cognitive overload, enhance cultural orientation (CO), and promote knowledge retention. It is relevant in various educational settings.

Poster: Six Principles of Adult Learning

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: June 28, 2018
Topic(s): Adult Education
This poster lists the six principles of adult learning which are: adults are internally motivated and self-directed, adults bring life experiences and knowledge to learning, adults are goal-oriented, adults are relevancy-oriented, adults are practical, and adult learners like to be respected. It is relevant in a variety of educational settings.

Poster: Student-Centered Learning

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: June 28, 2018
Topic(s): Adult Education
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
Student-centered learning is an educational method that shifts the focus of instruction from the teacher to the student. This poster describes its key qualities and strategies. It is relevant in a variety of educational settings.