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The Resource A class divided, produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH/Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by William Peters, (videorecording)

A class divided, produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH/Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by William Peters, (videorecording)

Label
A class divided
Title
A class divided
Statement of responsibility
produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH/Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by William Peters
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1970, Jane Elliott, a public school teacher in Riceville, Iowa, divided her all-white, all-Christian third-graders into blue and brown-eyed groups for a lesson in discrimination which was brought to national attention by the award-winning ABC News documentary, "The Eye of the Storm." On successive days, each group was treated as inferior and subjected to discriminatory treatment. Even with the knowledge that this was a classroom exercise, it was experienced by the nine and ten-year-old students in both groups as real
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Member of
Cataloging source
CVP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Frontline (Television program)
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  • 1933-
  • 1921-2007
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  • Elliott, Jane
  • Peters, William
  • PBS Video
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
57
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  • Elliott, Jane
  • Discrimination
  • Race discrimination
  • Prejudices in children
  • Class reunions
  • Educational sociology
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A class divided, produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH/Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by William Peters, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
ACCOMPANYING PRINTED MATERIAL AVAILABLE IN MEDIA FILE CABINET
Accompanying material
1 study guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
20047081
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
A class divided, produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH/Boston ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced and directed by William Peters, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
ACCOMPANYING PRINTED MATERIAL AVAILABLE IN MEDIA FILE CABINET
Accompanying material
1 study guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
20047081
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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