A class divided

PBS frontline documentary, a class divided. Jane Eliott experiment

PBS’s Frontline produced this one-hour documentary called "A class divided". It is about an Iowa schoolteacher who, the day after Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered in 1968, gave her third-grade students a first-hand experience in the meaning of discrimination. This is the story of what she taught the children, and the impact that lesson had on their lives. This documentary won the 1985 National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational, Cultural, or Historical Programming and the Sidney Hillman Prize Award the same year.

Watch the program online here.

PBS Frontline produjo este documental de casi una hora, llamado "una clase dividida", acerca de una profesora de primaria en Iowa que, el día después de que Martin Luther King Jr. fuera asesinado en 1968, dio a sus alumnos de tercer grado una experiencia de primera mano del significado de la discriminación. Es la historia de lo que enseño a aquellos niños y el impacto que esta lección tuvo en sus vidas. El documental gano un premio Emmy en 1985 y el Sidney Hillman el mismo año.
Ver el documental "Una clase dividida" online, completo y en ingles.

PBS Frontline, a class divided [+]

A class divided, watch online [+]

Wikipedia article about Jane Eliott [+]

Jane Eliott Homepage [+]

Smithsonian Magazine article: Lesson of a lifetime [+]

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