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WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.). Educational Resources Center

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Works: 49 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 696 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  Documentary films  Biography  History  Televised dance  Informational works  Nonfiction films  Case studies 
Classifications: PN1992.4.C28, 791.45028
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Publications about WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.).
Publications by WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.).
Most widely held works by WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.).
Johnny Carson : king of late night ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Possibly the biggest star that television has ever produced, Johnny Carson was seen by more people on more occasions than anyone else in American history. Over the course of his 30-year run on The Tonight Show, Carson interviewed 23,000 guests in 4,531 episodes. Watch as the life and career of one of the most beloved yet enigmatic icons in American entertainment history is explored
A hymn for Alvin Ailey : based on the ballet "Hymn" ( visu )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"Featuring the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, this one hour special incorporates archival footage and interviews with friends and family to tell the story of a man who transformed the experience of his life and his culture to become a trailblazer of American modern dance."--Container
In the balance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Two-part series on terrorism examines prevention of attack and dealing with consequences. Part 1, Bioattack, examines central issues of homeland security and explores situations that public officials, health care workers, and law enforcement personnel would have to confront. In part 2, City under siege, a panel of experts addresses logistical, ethical, and communication issues in a scenario of prolonged attacks
Mathline elementary school math project ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"The PBS Mathline video series was created to offer innovative professional development. The series was designed by teachers for teachers to support the National Council Teachers of Mathematics [sic] standards-based learning and teaching." (container)
Hop to it! : generalizing patterns ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Uses an eighth grade TIMSS item to probe student thinking and to develop a lesson concerning frog jumps in which students look for patterns, find a general rule, and express the rule using a variable
Mathline high school math project : focus on algebra ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A year long professional development program consisting of six videos of lessons. Focus on algebra is designed to allow teachers to bring real-world applications, problem-solving, and a student-centered, active-learning approach to algebraic topics featuring an emphasis on functions. The video lessons also provide the basis for online discussion within the Mathline learning communities. Grades 7 - 12
Mathline High School math project ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"The PBS Mathline video series was created to offer innovative professional development. This series was designed by teachers for teachers to support National Council Teachers of Mathematics [sic] standards-based learning and teaching."--Container
Ethical choices : respecting diversity ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Explores the issues of racism, multiculturalism, and cultural bias in America through a series of hypothetical situations for discussion put before a mixed panel of high school students and educators
Mathline algebraic thinking math project ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Overview of lesson plans used by elementary and middle school teachers from around the United States to teach the components of algebraic thinking: patterns, connections, informed decisions
Mathline middle school math project ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"The PBS Mathline video series was created to offer innovative professional development. The series was designed by teachers for teachers to support National Council Teachers of Mathematics [sic] standards-based learning and teaching."--Container
Mathline ( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"The lesson plans on [this] DVD-ROM support standards-based teaching and learning segments presented on the Mathline video series. Lesson plans are presented by grade range and math strand"--Container
PBS scienceline : K-5 professional development ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sixth and last program in a professional development series created to help educators make the transition from traditional science teaching to the learning methods called for in the national science standards. The series shows seven elementary school teachers whose students investigate the world by linking personal concepts and questions to concrete experience. This segment features New Jersey third grade teacher Garnetta Chain and an assessment of the entire series. In part 1, Ms. Chain's students' inquiry about weathering rocks begins on the playground of her New Brunswick, N.J. urban school. In part 2, seven elementary teachers explore multiple strategies for assessing student understanding in an inquiry environment, and the importance of constant self-assessment of their facilitation role and techniques
The Internet in action for math & science K-6 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A professional development series for elementary and middle school math and science teachers. Three cassettes divided into 16 segments cover topics like Internet classroom applications, using the Internet for lessons, great Websites, virtual expeditions, creating a website and more
A Cry from the grave by Leslie Woodhead( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Documentary on the massacre of Srebrenica, where "the world's first United Nation's safe area became the site of the worst massacre in Europe since World War II." Documents the events leading to the murder of thousands of Muslim civilians by the Serbian army July 11-14, 1995, and its aftermath
Concept to classroom ( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Concept to Classroom" is a free professional development workshop series that addresses a variety of relevant topics in education today. The workshop series is a production of Thirteen Ed Online, the online professional development site of the Educational Resources Center at Thirteen/WNET New York
Preservice mathematics initiative : elementary/middle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
PBS Scienceline, K-5 professional development ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Fifth program in a professional development series created to help educators make the transition from traditional science teaching to the learning methods called for in the national science standards. The series shows seven elementary school teachers whose students investigate the world by linking personal concepts and questions to concrete experience. This segment features Missouri teacher Kathryn Mitchell Pierce (grades 1-3). In part 1, Ms. Pierce introduces inquiry into her school district's mandated physical science curriculum. In part 2, her multi-age students devise tools and strategies to answer their own questions about how scientists predict weather
Mirroring the real world : integrated math and science instruction ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examines how elementary and secondary schools are integrating mathematics and science instruction as part of the effort to create interdisciplinary curricula. Emphasizes use of video and other technologies to enhance learning. Panelists answer the questions of telecourse participants throughout the presentation
Algebraic thinking math project. an overview ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Overview of lesson plans used by elementary and middle school teachers from around the United States to teach the components of algebraic thinking: patterns, connections, informed decisions
X-Y encounter ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A four-part adventure about two teens chasing aliens under the streets of New York City. In the process, they confront mathematical challenges that test their knowledge of coordinate graphing, measurement and geometry, number patterns, and fractions
 
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Alternative Names
13/WNET Educational Resources Center
Thirteen/WNET Educational Resources Center
Languages
English (27)
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