Level 10 Practical & Applied Arts
Videos are listed chronologically by date added, beginning with the most recent
Teen Photographer Portrays Homeless
This 10-minute online video is of a teen photographer, Leah Denbok, that creates black-and-white images of the homeless of North America. The video features footage of the artist in the street talking to her subjects while explaining her style, inspired by artist Lee Jeffries.
Lentils from Riceton
In this brief video, Chef Ricardo Larrivée learns why lentils may be the key to a sustainable food future when visiting a farm near Riceton, Saskatchewan.
The Secret Path (animated film)
This is the animated film based on the graphic novel Secret Path by Gord Downie and illustrated by Jeff Lemire.
Canadian Startup Uses AI to Reduce Job Interview Bias
This is a five-minute video segment from The National (CBC) that highlights the use of artificial intelligence in reducing bias during the hiring process. It features a Canadian startup company called Knockri to find out about the promises its technology makes and the challenges it faces.
How Can Governments Help Stop Overwork?
Dream Big Special Features
This series of special features may be used to provide enrichment to Dream Big and include behind-the-scenes videos and educational webisodes on engineering topics.
This film highlights the many ways in which engineers tackle problems big and small and explores how the principles of engineering can create a better future for all. Three female engineers are specifically profiled: one who specializes in creating structures that can better sustain earthquakes, ...
Using Artificial Intelligence to Help You Learn a New Language
This short video profiles the work of Toronto researchers in developing a smartphone app that incorporates artificial intelligence in the form of speech recognition software. This feature allows app users to learn French in an interactive, conversational way, regardless of their level of fluency ...
Censoring Online Information: The Right to Be Forgotten
Information on the Internet can potentially exist forever, causing lives and reputations to continue to be damaged. Some countries have enacted "right to be forgotten" legislation that allows online information to be erased. So far, a similar law does not exist in Canada. This report examines wha...