The Resource A class divided, a production of Yale University Films ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb, (DVD)

A class divided, a production of Yale University Films ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb, (DVD)

Label
A class divided
Title
A class divided
Statement of responsibility
a production of Yale University Films ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb
Title variation
Frontline
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents a reunion of Iowa teacher Jane Elliott and her third-grade class of 1970, subjects that year of an ABC News television documentary entitled "The eye of the storm". Shows how her experimental curriculum on the evils of discrimination had a lasting effect on the lives of the students. Includes scenes of her lesson being used in a prison setting
Member of
Cataloging source
J9W
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Frontline (Television program)
  • Eye of the storm (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Floyd Freidus ; film editor, David Hanser
Dewey number
303.385
Intended audience
Ages 13 through adult
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
LC212.523.R53
LC item number
C63 2003
PerformerNote
Host, Judy Woodruff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peters, William
  • Cobb, Charlie
  • Elliott, Jane
  • Woodruff, Judy
  • Yale University
  • Consortium of Public Television Stations
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Video
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination
  • Race discrimination
  • Prejudices in children
  • Class reunions
  • Educational sociology
  • Discrimination in education
  • Moral education
  • Prejudices
  • Racism
  • Community Elementary School (Riceville, Iowa)
  • Prejudices in children
  • United States
  • Elliott, Jane
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
A class divided, a production of Yale University Films ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously broadcast over PBS as a segment of Frontline
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52801728
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FRON7309
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 788935
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
A class divided, a production of Yale University Films ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Previously broadcast over PBS as a segment of Frontline
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52801728
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FRON7309
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 788935
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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