The college track

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Examines the innovative ways some communities and schools are taking action to increase access to college for a generation of students. This series underscores the impact of the college access and equity in our society and demonstrates the need for changing our educational expectations.; In English with optional English subtitles. Special features include: a series preview and overview in English and Spanish; animated promo; excerpts from interviews with leading scholars and administrators covering key issues of equity and access to higher education.
Markowitz, Alice
Roundtable Films; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
North American Culture; American Culture; Education; Education; College attendance United States; College dropouts Prevention; Educational equalization United States; Universities and colleges United States; Postsecondary education United States; African Americans Education (Higher); Hispanic Americans Education (Higher); Poor Education (Higher) United States
North America; United States; New Jersey
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164 minutes; color


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Creation/Production Credits

Host/narrator, Andre Braugher. Executive producers, Martha Fowlkes, Robert Lavelle ; segment producers, Noel Buckner, Sarah Wolozin ; editors, Julie Kahn ... [et al.] ; photographers, Stephen McCarthy, Edward Marritz ; music, Claudio Rafazzi.
Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089801; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10792; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3267; OCLC: ocm57383795; Catalog Key: alephsys003299315; Catalog Key: 33336

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