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The Resource Race to nowhere, Reel Link Films presents ; a film by Vicki Abeles ; directed by Vicki Abeles & Jessica Congdon, (videorecording)

Race to nowhere, Reel Link Films presents ; a film by Vicki Abeles ; directed by Vicki Abeles & Jessica Congdon, (videorecording)

Label
Race to nowhere
Title
Race to nowhere
Statement of responsibility
Reel Link Films presents ; a film by Vicki Abeles ; directed by Vicki Abeles & Jessica Congdon
Contributor
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Race to Nowhere is an award-winning documentary that highlights the unintended consequences of our pressure-cooker culture and education system. An eye-opening call to action, the film challenges our deepest-held assumptions about how we can best prepare young people for the future
Related
Cataloging source
OPV
Characteristic
motion picture
Credits note
Edited by Jessica Congdon; cinematography by Maimone Attia and Sophie Constantinou ; music by Mark Adler
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English with optional English SDH, Spanish or Mandarin subtitles
LC call number
LB1062.6
LC item number
.R234 2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abeles, Vicki
  • Congdon, Jessica
  • Attia, Maimone
  • Constantinou, Sophia
  • Adler, Mark
  • Reel Link Films
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Academic achievement
Technique
live action
Label
Race to nowhere, Reel Link Films presents ; a film by Vicki Abeles ; directed by Vicki Abeles & Jessica Congdon, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title on CD-ROM and Guide: "End the Race."
  • Special features: Introduction by Vicki Abeles ; Stanford panel discussion ; No time out : performance pressure in sports ; How did we get here? ; The failure of Tryumph: how a district lost a character-building program ; Feeling the beat and beating the system : SAT prep ; Dr. Deborah Stipek on testing, motivation and reform ; Dr. Wendy Mogel : The key is moderation ; Advanced pressure : the problem with advanced placement ; Dr. David Elkind : the hurried generation ; Kerry: a parent challenges accepted homework practices and policies
Accompanying material
1 facilitation guide (246 p. ; 28 cm.) + 1 facilitation guide CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
758903155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780615443287
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)758903155
System details
  • DVD; NTSC; All regions; Dolby-digital
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat; CD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Race to nowhere, Reel Link Films presents ; a film by Vicki Abeles ; directed by Vicki Abeles & Jessica Congdon, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title on CD-ROM and Guide: "End the Race."
  • Special features: Introduction by Vicki Abeles ; Stanford panel discussion ; No time out : performance pressure in sports ; How did we get here? ; The failure of Tryumph: how a district lost a character-building program ; Feeling the beat and beating the system : SAT prep ; Dr. Deborah Stipek on testing, motivation and reform ; Dr. Wendy Mogel : The key is moderation ; Advanced pressure : the problem with advanced placement ; Dr. David Elkind : the hurried generation ; Kerry: a parent challenges accepted homework practices and policies
Accompanying material
1 facilitation guide (246 p. ; 28 cm.) + 1 facilitation guide CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
758903155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780615443287
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)758903155
System details
  • DVD; NTSC; All regions; Dolby-digital
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat; CD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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