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In this lesson, students will investigate how press coverage of criminal trials has the potential to influence public opinion and the rights of the accused. Using a video case study of a trial in the Philippines, the class will first discuss how a man was characterized in the media following his arrest, and then analyze the coverage of the trial and verdict.
In this lesson, students will analyze a current issue that Native Americans face (college completion) and will consider factors that might contribute to their own decisions either to enter or to complete college.
Up Heartbreak Hill Trailer
Up Heartbreak Hill follows two Native teens torn between the lure of opportunities outside their remote reservation community and the cultural ties that bind them to home.
Up Heartbreak Hill follows two Native teens torn between the lure of opportunities outside their remote reservation community and the cultural ties that bind them to home. Flip through a slideshow of photos from the film.
Racing Dreams Full Length
Racing Dreams chronicles a year in the life of three “tweens” who dream of becoming NASCAR drivers. The film is a humorous and heartbreaking portrait of racing, young love and family struggle.
Find out what has happened to Josh, Annabeth and Brandon from the documentary Racing Dreams since the cameras stopped rolling.