James Stuck
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James Stuck

James Stuck is a member of Team USA's Men's Sitting Volleyball Team. His height,6' 5'', and his arm span and long torso ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Endangered Planet, Teacher's Guide
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Endangered Planet, Teacher's Guide

This document is a teacher's guide that provides activities and questions dealing with the themes of ecology and environmental ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Skin Deep, Teacher's Guide
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Skin Deep, Teacher's Guide

This document is a teacher's guide that provides activities and questions dealing with the themes of racism, apartheid, segregation and the changing role of ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Picture Power, Tell Us Your Story
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Picture Power, Tell Us Your Story

This webpage allows students or teachers to submit a story that relates to the topics covered in the WGBH production ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Great Leap, Tell Us Your Story
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Great Leap, Tell Us Your Story

This webpage allows students or teachers to submit a story that relates to the topics covered in the WGBH production People's Century: "Great Leap ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Young Blood, Eyewitness Interview: Romain Goupil
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Young Blood, Eyewitness Interview: Romain Goupil

This is an interview with Romain Goupil, a student activist in Paris, France in the sixties. Goupil recalls the political ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Half the People, Full Program Description
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Half the People, Full Program Description

This text discusses the content of the WGBH production People's Century: "Half the People." Half the People refers to ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Guerrilla Wars, Eyewitness Interview: Col. David Hackworth
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Guerrilla Wars, Eyewitness Interview: Col. David Hackworth

This is an interview with Col. David Hackworth, a U.S. Army Colonel who served in Vietnam. Col. Hackworth recalls ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
God Fights Back, Full Program Description
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God Fights Back, Full Program Description

This text discusses the content of the WGBH production People's Century: "God Fights Back." God Fights Back refers to ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
God Fights Back, Eyewitness Interview: Adbul Shah Hoesseini
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God Fights Back, Eyewitness Interview: Adbul Shah Hoesseini

This is an interview with Adbul Shah Hoesseini, a carpenter in Tehran, Iran. Hoesseini discusses his involvement in the Islamic ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
People Power, Eyewitness Interview: Barbel Reinke
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People Power, Eyewitness Interview: Barbel Reinke

This is an interview with Barbel Reinke, a citizen of East Germany. Reinke recalls her childhood ignorance of her country ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
Fast Forward, Eyewitness Interview: Art Buckner
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Fast Forward, Eyewitness Interview: Art Buckner

This is an interview with Art Buckner, a steel worker in the United States. Buckner discusses the irregular hours of ...
Grades 7-12
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WGBH
McFadden vs. McFadden in the 100m
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McFadden vs. McFadden in the 100m

For the first time, two sisters, Tatyana and Hannah McFadden, competed head-to-head in the women's 100m wheelchair finals in ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Chris Ahrens: "We Had To Win!"
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Chris Ahrens: "We Had To Win!"

For Team USA's Soccer 7-a-Side players, it took an upset victory against a great team to qualify for London. Chris Ahrens details their journey ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Amy Purdy: "I Knew That I Could Do It"
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Amy Purdy: "I Knew That I Could Do It"

Paralympic snowboarder Amy Purdy describes getting back on the slopes for the first time on prosthetics, in this Medal Quest ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Sabra Hawkes: "I Always Wanted To Be An Athlete"
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Sabra Hawkes: "I Always Wanted To Be An Athlete"

Sabra Hawkes runs the 100m, 200m, and 400m, and says training is a joy: "I just like to run so ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Ilena Rodriguez: "I'm Asking You To Swim"
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Ilena Rodriguez: "I'm Asking You To Swim"

Ileana Rodriguez remembers two teachers who made a difference: the high school coach who saw she was an athlete, and ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Jon Rydberg
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Jon Rydberg

Rydberg was a member of Team USA in wheelchair tennis in both the 2004 Athens Paralympics and the 2008 Beijing Paralympics. He has participated in ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Patrick McDonald
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Patrick McDonald

Patrick McDonald is the captain or "skip" of the US Paralympic curling team. He began curling in 2008 and won a spot on the Team ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Anjali Forber-Pratt
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Anjali Forber-Pratt

When Anjali Forber-Pratt was just 5, she remembers seeing wheelchair racers for the very first time competing in the Boston Marathon. This moment planted a ...
Grades 6-12
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WGBH
Looking Back, Looking Ahead | Sentenced Home Film Module
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Looking Back, Looking Ahead | Sentenced Home Film Module

Many Uch talks with his former teacher, Bob Huppe, who reflects on how difficult it must have been for young ...
Grades 9-13+
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