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BookDVD
2016
Ivy (By Request)
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Race to Nowhere

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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. Print and PDF versions of the accompanying facilitation guide contain identical content.
BookDVD
2011; 2009
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Visual MaterialsBookDVD
2011
Ivy (By Request)
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Hallmark: A Century of Caring

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A century ago, the Halls were a poverty-stricken family trying to make their way in a small Nebraska town. Today, they are a golden example of a family that has created a groundbreaking company. Hallmark: A Century of Caring is the inspirational story of an American dream brought to life through hard work, strong values, and a genuine care for both employees and customers. Beginning with a heartfelt introduction from famed poet Maya Angelou, the reader is taken on a journey that follows the Hall family from Norfolk, Nebraska, to Kansas City, Missouri, the eventual home of Hallmark. Through boom times, war times, and the Great Depression, the company grew and flourished, always with the belief that its products and services must enrich people's lives. One hundred years after Joyce Hal [...]
BookDVD
2010
Ivy (By Request)
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Visual MaterialsBookDVD
2010
Ivy (By Request)
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In 500 Words or Less--

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Follows four students during their last year of high school as they prepare for entrance into college.
DVD
2009
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It's Elementary: Talking About Gay Issues in School ; Includes New Retrospective Documentary It's Still Elementary

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An exploration of what happens when experienced teachers talk to their students about lesbians and gay men. Students are asked to consider issues related to homosexuality at six elementary and middle schools. Footage of classroom activities and discussions are presented with students exploring questions and issues presented to them by teachers and guest lecturers who come into their classes. School-wide presentations, activity-days, and how these events affect faculty, parents and teachers are also discussed.
DVD
2007; 1996
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Great Decisions, 2007

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Discussions of eight major foreign policy issues facing the United States in 2007.
VHS
2007
Ivy (By Request)
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Take This or Nothing: Rethinking the Debate Over the Constitution

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An overview of the heated national debate on the U.S. Constitution during the ratification process from Sept. 17, 1787 to July 26, 1788, and the impact on the nation of some of the ideas adopted and not adopted. The lecture is preceded by short addresses on Tracy W. McGregor, the McGregor library and the McGregor Fund. A question and answer period follows the lecture.
VHS
2006
Ivy (By Request)
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BookDVD
2006
Ivy (By Request)
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Soldiers to Citizens: The GI Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation

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Discusses how the GI Bill elevated civic and political involvement among its beneficiaries, especially men of the World War II generation, across lines of class and race.
VHS
2006
Ivy (By Request)
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Army Nurses in Combat Boots: The Evolution of the Deployment Experience

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Discusses the history of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during the past three decades.
VHS
2006
Ivy (By Request)
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The Silent Epidemic: Perspectives of High School Dropouts

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Along with Karen Burke Morison and John J. DiIulio Jr., John M. Bridgeland studied the 3.5 million Americans between the ages of 16 and 25 who have dropped out of school without a high school diploma. Mr. Bridgeland discusses the report and concludes that this is a solvable problem.
VHS
2006
Ivy (By Request)