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Lesson Plans

These lesson plans and activities for middle and high school classes serve as a guide to exploring the themes of WIDE ANGLE films.

Oct 16th, 2008 | Comments

Made in China: The Milk Scandal and the Law

Chinese lawyers are contemplating the possibility of a class-action lawsuit against dairy manufacturers, but will the Chinese government allow them access to the courts?

Sep 30th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Credits

Credits for China Prep.

Aug 14th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: The Gaokao: How Would You Fare?

Try these sample questions from China's national college entrance exam.

Aug 13th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Audio: When China Becomes the World’s Largest Economy

China will inevitably become the largest economy in the world, according to Andrew Nathan, chair of Columbia University's department of Political Science.

Aug 12th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Resources

Learn more about China and its education system from these additional web resources.

Aug 10th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Production Diary III

The third installment of director Marije Meerman's production diary.

Aug 10th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Production Diary II

Judgment Day -- June 7, 2008. After three years of researching, writing, fundraising and filming, the two-day exam finally begins.

Aug 7th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Audio: The U.S.-Japan Alliance

WIDE ANGLE speaks with Richard J. Samuels, the founding director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Japan Program, about the relationship between the U.S. and Japan.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

Japanese Destroyer Docks in China

For the first time since World War II, a Japanese warship is docked in China.

Jun 24th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Production Diary

Director Marije Meerman blogs from China, where she's shooting a film about the gaokao, China's national college entrance exam.

Jun 18th, 2008 | Comments

China Prep: Chinese Students Return to School at Earthquake’s Epicenter

The first students returned to school in Wenchuan, China, the epicenter of last month’s devastating earthquake, which killed nearly 70,000 people.

Jun 4th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Japan Lifts Ban on Military in Outer Space

Japan lifted its 1969 ban on the military use of space on Wednesday, which is considered one of several indicators of Japan's shift away from post-war pacifism.

May 23rd, 2008 | Comments

1-800-INDIA: Interview: Michael Elliott

August 15, 2006: Michael Elliott, Editor of Time International, discusses social, political, and economic development in India with anchor, Daljit Dhaliwal.

Aug 15th, 2006 | Comments

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