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Teachers in the Movies by Ann C. Paietta
Call Number: PN1995.9.T4 P35 2007
Publication Date: 2007-07-31
The teaching profession has a long history in motion pictures. As early as the late 19th century, films have portrayed educators of young children--including teachers, tutors, day care workers, nannies, governesses, and other related occupations--in a variety of roles within the cinematic classroom. This work provides a broad index of more than 800 films (both U.S. and foreign) which feature educators as primary characters. Organized alphabetically by title, each entry contains a short plot summary and many also include cast and crew details. A detailed subject index is also included.
Hollywood Films about Schools by Ronald E. Chennault
Call Number: PN1995.9.S253 C44 2006
Publication Date: 2006-04-11
What do the Hollywood 'school films' of the 1980's and 1990's communicate about education and race? This book looks at The Graduate , Blackboard Jungle , The English Patient , Dead Poets Society , Pulp Fiction , Ghost , The Wizard of Oz , Top Gun and Forrest Gump to answer the question.
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Provides access to computerized social science data collected by the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, a membership-based, not-for-profit organization serving member colleges and universities in the United States and abroad.
Data access tools to compare aspects of education: colleges & universities, elementary & secondary schools, public school districts, public & academic libraries, and more, using Integrated Post secondary Education Data System (IPEDS).
Contains statistics and reports on a number of subject including eduction from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Education at a Glance...OECD Indicators, Higher Education to 2030, Education Today: The OECD Perspective, and other titles are available as e-books or in print. Download data to Excel or as .csv files.