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PBS NewsHour, How Faculty Mentors Can Help First-Generation Students Succeed
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
A new initiative by the University of California system uses first-generation faculty to guide first-generation students, with the goal of decreasing dropout rates. As part of our series Rethinking College, Hari Sreenivasan visits UCLA to see how the program is working.
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 6 mins
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Vice President of Education and Programs, Tiger Woods Foundation
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produced by CandidCareer.com (Annapolis, MD: CandidCareer.com, 2016), 2 mins
Katherine is the Vice President of Education and Programs at the Tiger Woods Foundation. In charge of all programatic efforts from the foundation, Katherine oversees both the Earl Woods Scholarship and the Tiger Woods Learning Center, an after school program aimed at helping children find a career path.
produced by CandidCareer.com (Annapolis, MD: CandidCareer.com, 2016), 2 mins
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More Time to Teach, Building Community in a Challenging Classroom
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produced by REM Video & Event Company, in More Time to Teach (Balsam Lake, WI: Childsense, 2013), 21 mins
Research has shown that students have higher achievement scores in classrooms where everyone feels accepted, valued and safe. Developing a unified classroom community, however, is complex. When classrooms experience challenges, teachers need to recognize how their responses affect the community. Teachers can devel...
produced by REM Video & Event Company, in More Time to Teach (Balsam Lake, WI: Childsense, 2013), 21 mins
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We the Parents
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directed by James Takata, fl. 1998-2015; produced by Jennifer Welsh Takata, fl. 2013 and James Takata, fl. 1998-2015 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins,
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Public education has been an American value since before the Revolution, and it has, to put it mildly, weathered its share of storms. While the decentralized nature of our schools has allowed flexibility, creativity, and reform to take hold more swiftly than in other cultures, it has also allowed great inequities...
directed by James Takata, fl. 1998-2015; produced by Jennifer Welsh Takata, fl. 2013 and James Takata, fl. 1998-2015 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2013), 1 hour 1 mins,
Source: www.imdb.com
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American Teacher
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directed by Vanessa Roth and Brian McGinn, 1984-; produced by Vanessa Roth, Dave Eggers, 1970- and Ninive Calegari, 1971-, Teacher Salary Project (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 10 mins
As the debate over the state of America's public school system rages on, one thing everyone agrees on is the need for great teachers. Yet, while research proves that teachers are the most important school-based factor in a child's future success, America's teachers are so woefully underpaid that almost two thirds...
directed by Vanessa Roth and Brian McGinn, 1984-; produced by Vanessa Roth, Dave Eggers, 1970- and Ninive Calegari, 1971-, Teacher Salary Project (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 10 mins
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A Quiet Revolution: Singapore's World Class Educational System
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directed by Jay Soo and Tim Baney; produced by Shane Tan and Daphne Glover Ferrier (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 49 mins
Many say Singapore has the best education system in the world. This film shows how this system has produced such amazing results and how it differs from the educational philosophy as practiced here in the United States.
 The system acknowledges that not everyone is “college material” and steers students into...
directed by Jay Soo and Tim Baney; produced by Shane Tan and Daphne Glover Ferrier (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 49 mins
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More Time to Teach, Working with Challenging Parents
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produced by REM Video & Event Company, in More Time to Teach (Balsam Lake, WI: Childsense, 2011), 22 mins
When teachers are challenged by parents, their responses can become defensive, dismissive or divisive. This only seems to cause situations to get worse. WORKING WITH CHALLENGING PARENTS gives teachers the skills to respond to challenging parents in a confident manner that builds relationships. Designed for general...
produced by REM Video & Event Company, in More Time to Teach (Balsam Lake, WI: Childsense, 2011), 22 mins
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Bayley's Behaviour for NQTs, Tackling Tiredness
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produced by Evans Woolfe, in Bayley's Behaviour for NQTs (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 5 mins
John Bayley's at Lampton School in Hounslow to help NQTS with a range of behaviour management issues. After just six weeks teaching, NQT Amy Mayes is exhausted. She finds classroom management tiring, and is looking for strategies to make it less taxing. John Bayley observes her teach a year 10 media studies class...
produced by Evans Woolfe, in Bayley's Behaviour for NQTs (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 5 mins
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Becoming an Academy, 2, South Farnham's First Steps
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produced by Brook Lapping Productions, in Becoming an Academy, 2 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 10 mins
An outstanding primary school begins the transition to being a new style academy, with the headteacher sharing his experiences and outlining his concerns as well as what he sees as the advantages of academy status. South Farnham School headteacher Andrew Carter talks about the process of becoming an academy and w...
produced by Brook Lapping Productions, in Becoming an Academy, 2 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 10 mins
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Becoming an Academy, 4, Catching up with South Farnham
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produced by Brook Lapping Productions, in Becoming an Academy, 4 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 6 mins
South Farnham School headteacher Andrew Carter talks about the process of becoming an academy and explain that it's been a stop-start affair. The latest delay has them awaiting a decision from a local infants school who are considering merging with them. Sue Shoveller, deputy head, talks about how the LA have been...
produced by Brook Lapping Productions, in Becoming an Academy, 4 (Teachers TV/UK Department of Education, 2010), 6 mins
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