Videos about Education
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Was America Ever Great?
There's an old cliche that says "history is written by the victor." Unfortunately, that's probably true. Well here's some American History 101 from a less biased perspective.
Why School Sucks
I hope all of my teachers see this. - Prince EA 
Success at School Vs Success in Life
Many people who do brilliantly at school turn out not to do so well at life. Why?  "We want to do well at school for an obvious reason: because – as we’re often told – it’s...
Re-Learning the Land: a Story of Red Crow College (2015)
RE-LEARNING THE LAND is the story of a Blackfoot community in southern Alberta, Canada, and how they have re-taken control of their education system within Red Crow Community...
5 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do
In his humorous and uplifting style, Gever Tulley debunks classic myths of childhood safety. With rampant fear mongering, is it any wonder that children are actually...
Plant The Seed (2016)
Watch the 6th graders at Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School in Queens, NY transform an unused piece of their campus into a beautiful permaculture garden.
The Truth About School
Did you ever wonder how it is that kids spend 13 years from kindergarten to high school supposedly being prepared for life, yet when they get out they don't have any real skills?
Code Oakland
This film is now available for purchase and screenings. To learn more, go to www.teached.org, and follow us on Facebook at TEACHEDFilms and Twitter @TEACHED (and...
Demeaned, suspended, expelled ...TEACHED
Demeaned, suspended, expelled ...TEACHED. This unique series of short films candidly examines issues of race, education and equality. Produced by Loudspeaker Films, TEACHED...
The Bridge Retreat 2016
We are delighted to share a short film about The Bridge. We wanted to create something a bit different which gave a sense of the work without too much detail.  The Bridge is a...
The Incredible Period of History After The Civil War That America Forgot
Americans should know about this period of history. Because the history of racism is also the history of power, and who holds it. And this story continues to this very...
Lifting Communities Out From Underdevelopment - India's Barefoot College
Watch how harnessing human potential along with the sun is improving millions of impoverished lives.  Barefoot College is a non-governmental organization that has been...
Student Under Fire for Anti-Israel Tweets
A social media storm erupted after administrators at a New Jersey high school accused a 16-year-old Israeli-Jewish student of bullying because of anti-Israel tweets that may...
Living the Change: A Documentary Film Series (2016)
A road trip around New Zealand in a waste vegetable oil-powered van making short films about permaculture, tiny houses, natural building, communities, simple livers...
Ecological Learning Through Direct Experience (2015)
This is a documentary about getting out into the natural world and learning from the wisdom of land and people - focusing on how rewilding our perception might be the catalyst...
The Year We Thought About Love (2015)
Enjoy our trailer for "The Year We Thought About Love" award-winning feature length documentary about a LGBTQ youth theater troupe. With wit, grace, and attitude, a diverse...
Kumu Hina (2014)
Imagine a world where a little boy can grow up to be the woman of his dreams, and a young girl can rise to become a leader of men. Welcome to Kumu Hina's Hawaii. Trailer for...
Professors in Poverty
Meet Dr. Wanda Evans-Brewer. She has been teaching for 20 years, has a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree, and a PhD in Education. She is also living in poverty. Today...
When Prince Ea Flips This Track Into Reverse, It All Makes Sense
I Bet Your Favorite Rapper Can't Do This.
College Athletics Are Stealing Your Future
We are in a college debt crisis. Almost 70 percent of college students graduate with approximately $30,000 in college debt. In 1992, it was one-third of that average. Why has...
ESPEJO - a Short Film About Empathy
"Empathy is not to bring comfort, nor to advise. It is not to judge or try to distract someone from their pain... It means being fully present with the other, to serve as a...
Class Dismissed: A Film About Learning Outside of the Classroom
This is the official trailer for the documentary Class Dismissed : A Film About Learning Outside of the Classroom. To purchase or rent the movie, please visit...
Music Video About Violence & The American School System Drops A Lyrical Truth Bomb
"Matre is young, but he's aware of the violence in the world. Not overseas. Not in major cities around the country. But in his own damn backyard. Los Angeles. The police, meant...
Why Schools Should Teach Unemployment Skills
Traditional work is disappearing as automation gains momentum. Jobs are hard to find. We need to prepare students for a life beyond the old employment paradigm. We need to...
Living Thinkers: An Autobiography of Black Women in the Ivory Tower (2013)
LIVING THINKERS examines the intersection of race, class and gender for Black women professors and administrators working in U.S. colleges and universities today. Through...
Musician Roger Waters Takes The United States to Task
Roger Waters, formerly of Pink Floyd, discusses education in the United States and the world view that sets the US apart from "others". His album Amused to Death is described...
Human Postcards #19 - Shane
NEW ZEALAND - Russell - After a successful career in the corporate world, Shane left it behind to pursue a more meaningful life with his family. Trained in the best leadership...
Anarchy Now! Chile Elects to Revolt
This week we take a look at the 6 plus year student revolt in Chile, plus ballot burning fury in Mexico and an interview with militants from Santiago who tell us about the...
Pathways 2 Resilience
Approximately two years ago a collaborative of Oakland based non and for profit companies and organizations including; The Green Life, Earthseed Consulting, Planting Justice...
How to Harvest Bananas in a Permaculture Food Forest
To watch "How to Harvest Bananas in a Permaculture Food Forest" click here:https://youtu.be/x2OP4_vYJHo
The Flaw of Attendance | How to Fight Problem of Attendance in curriculum?
The Flaw of Attendance is a work of Anjane motion Pictures tp show case the problems caused in a students life due to strict rules of attendance and measure to fight it! If you...
What If Students Controlled Their Own Learning?
Peter Hutton is the principal of Templestowe College, one of the most innovative schools in Australia. He has developed a radical solution, empowering students to control their...
A Science Of Teaching (2015)
A SCIENCE OF TEACHING offers a comprehensive guide for teachers, educators, and anyone else interested in human behavior on how learning occurs at a biological and...
The Unlikely Librarian
A story by Our Better World - telling stories of good to inspire action. In an Indonesian fishing village where afternoons are spent napping, one fisherman is losing sleep so...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Standardized Testing
American students face a ridiculous amount of testing. John Oliver explains how standardized tests impact school funding, the achievement gap, how often kids are expected to...
It's Time to Rewild the Child
George Monbiot argues that the more time children spend in the classroom, the worse they do at school because our narrow education system only rewards a particular skill set...
The Hunting Ground (2015)
From the team behind THE INVISIBLE WAR, comes a startling exposé of rape crimes on U.S. campuses, institutional cover-ups and the brutal social toll on victims and their...
Hidden Influence: The Rise Of Collectivism (2015)
Hidden Influence: The Rise of Collectivism is the first film in a 3 part saga. This chapter documents how the ruling class, through their billion dollar foundations, have...
The NRA Plan to Push Campus Carry
In 2014, 14 States around the nation introduced bills to allow guns to be carried on college campuses under the guise that more guns will equal safer schools. In the wake of...
Who Are the Conservatives?
They are running our country, but it can often be hard to under who this party are and what they are looking to achieve if re-elected in the 2015 General Elections. Olivia sits...
Who Are the Green Party?
Scenes of Reason host Mollie Malone, sits down with the deputy leader, Amelia Womack and asks the very simple yet unanswered questions; Who actually are the Green Party? What...
Global Platforms - Take Action!
ActionAid Global Platforms is a worldwide network of training hubs for youth empowerment and activism. We train and inspire young people to be the creators of social and...
Alfie Kohn: The 3 Most Basic Needs of Children & Why Schools Fail
What students most need, high schools seem almost designed to thwart.
Israeli Activists: Reject Mandatory Military Service | Interview with Amit Gilutz
Abby Martin interviews Israeli activist, Amit Gilutz, about why he is urging young Israelis to reject mandatory enlistment in the Israeli Defense Forces.
I WANT TO SAY
I Want to Say is a 27-minute documentary short, produced by Goodby Silverstein & Partners and production company Bodega, that tells the story of Hacking Autism, a newly adopted...
Slam Poetry Trio Gives Powerful Performance on National TV about the Failures of Modern Education
"The greatest lessons are the ones you don't remember learning."  Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin, and Zariya Allen, members of the Get Lit organization perform "Somewhere...
This Will Revolutionize Education
Many technologies have promised to revolutionize education, but so far none has. With that in mind, what could revolutionize education? These ideas have been percolating since...
The Art of Happiness
Based on Dalai Lama's book "Art of happiness". A short illustration of the reckless but powerful human mind. Footage from a trip to India and Nepal in 2012. Shot and cut by...
Permaculture Homestead Design Questions and Answers
Our vision for this project is to create a full circle permaculture homestead on less than half of an acre, providing complete food security for one family. We are utilizing...
Wayward Nation: The New American Dream Is Disciplined
In Cleveland the guys meet Brian "The Predator" Rogers, an MMA Pro fighter who uses his prize money and free time to tutor and run programs for autistic and troubled kids. He...