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The Resource Black America and the education crisis, Central City Productions

Black America and the education crisis, Central City Productions

Label
Black America and the education crisis
Title
Black America and the education crisis
Statement of responsibility
Central City Productions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The demand for highly educated workers has made high-quality academics the most important challenge facing the U.S. today. In this provocative program, syndicated columnist Juan Williams moderates a town meeting of educators, politicians, and opinion-makers, including the chief-of-staff of the U.S. Department of Education; the presidents of Howard University, the College Board, and the NAACP; and retired NBA all-star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Together they discuss issues such as why black children score lower on standardized tests, how to improve academic performance, and Ebonics
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6-12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Central City Productions
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
45
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination in education
  • Video recordings
  • Educational films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Black America and the education crisis, Central City Productions
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=8981
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 03, 2013
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Critical Questions About American Education (2:39) -- Drastic Education Reform (2:02) -- Facts About Education (2:14) -- Standardized Testing (3:17) -- Back Youth Culture and Education (3:17) -- Teacher Qualifications and Discipline Issues (3:01) -- Holistic Approach to Education (3:10) -- High Expectations (3:02) -- African American Progress in Education (2:12) -- School Choice Debate (5:16) -- Affirmative Action Debate (4:10) -- Ebonics Debate (2:04) -- School Integration (2:11) -- Closing Comments on Education (3:55) -- Credits: Black America and the Education Crisis (0:44)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
8981
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870312331
  • 100008981
  • (FOD)100008981
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Black America and the education crisis, Central City Productions
Link
http://catalog.forsythpl.org/polaris/custom/videoLogin.aspx?url=8981
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 03, 2013
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Critical Questions About American Education (2:39) -- Drastic Education Reform (2:02) -- Facts About Education (2:14) -- Standardized Testing (3:17) -- Back Youth Culture and Education (3:17) -- Teacher Qualifications and Discipline Issues (3:01) -- Holistic Approach to Education (3:10) -- High Expectations (3:02) -- African American Progress in Education (2:12) -- School Choice Debate (5:16) -- Affirmative Action Debate (4:10) -- Ebonics Debate (2:04) -- School Integration (2:11) -- Closing Comments on Education (3:55) -- Credits: Black America and the Education Crisis (0:44)
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
8981
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870312331
  • 100008981
  • (FOD)100008981
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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