- Library Databases: Education
- DVDs on Education: See below for some examples:
- 2 million minutes
LB1607 .T95 2007b
Examines the daily lives, pressures, and ambitions of six high school students the US, China, and India, and their future prospects in the global economy.
- Battle of the brains: the case for multiple intelligences
BF432.3 B3 2007
Assisted by the insights of Harvards Howard Gardner and experts using brain scanning technology at UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute, the program brings together a group of obviously bright and talented people and presents them with trials of all shapes and sizes. The results establish the validity of measuring not just what people know but also the equally important ways in which they exercise their practical, creative, emotional, and kinesthetic IQs.
- Free to learn: a radical experiment in education / a documentary by Bhawin Suchak and Jeff Root
LB1029.F7 S83 2006
A documentary that offers a "fly on the wall" perspective of the daily happenings at The Free School in Albany, New York. Like many of today's radical and democratic schools, The Free School expects children to decide for themselves how to spend their days.