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Title Precious knowledge [videorecording] / produced and directed by Ari Luis Palos ; produced by Eren Isabel McGinnis

Publ Info [Place of publication not identified] : Dos Vatos Productions, Inc., [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 Bryant Circulation Desk  GN307.85.U6 P73 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT GN307.85.U6 P73 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 DVD (approximately 70 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
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Note Special features: additional scenes; students profiles; music video; behind the scenes
Executive producer for ITVS, Sally Jo Fifer ; editor, Jacob Bricca ; composer, Nam Amor
DVD; English 5.1 audio; NTSC; Dolby digital
In English; Spanish with subtitles
Co-production of Dos Vatos Productions and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; produced in association with Latino Public Broadcasting and Arizona Public Media ; funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
"While 48 percent of Mexican-American students currently drop out of high school, Tucson (Ariz.) High [School's] Mexican American Studies Program has become a national model of educational success, with 93 percent of enrolled students graduating from high school. However, Arizona lawmakers [state school superintendents Tom Horne and John Huppenthal and Gov. Jan Brewer have] shut the program down because they believe the students are being indoctrinated with dangerous ideology and embracing destructive ethnic chauvinism"--Container
LC subject Ethnology -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Arizona -- Tucson
Minorities -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Arizona -- Tucson
Education and state -- Arizona -- Tucson
Mexican American high school students -- Arizona -- Tucson
Tucson High School (Tucson, Ariz.)
Add Author Palos, Ari Luis
McGinnis, Eren
Fifer, Sally Jo
Bricca, Jacob
Amor, Nam
Dos Vatos Productions
Independent Television Service
Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm)
Arizona Public Media
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Alt Title Subtitle on container: Arizona's battle over ethnic studies
ISBN 9780979410734
0979410738