Guidance & Counseling

Introduction to Information Literacy 41 min.

Information Literacy is a crucial skill in obtaining knowledge. In this episode, learn how to find credible sources on the internet, read and evaluate a topic critically, and notate your sources. Ethical issues are also addressed.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2017

What Would You Do? Series 6: Instinctive Reactions and What They Reveal 109 min.

Encourage students to explore biases and stereotypes with thissixth series of ABC News "What Would You Do?" segments. Each scenario puts actors into exchanges with unwitting bystanders, generating a wide range of responses—from overt hostility towards other races and cultures to acts of genuine compassion. Topics explored include race and ethnicity, gender, disability, homelessness, age, and more.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Sextortion Becomes Growing Online Global Threat 8 min.

Two George Mason University students recently fell victim to sextortion, after they were blackmailed with explicit videos.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Racial Facial 9 min.

Racial Facial is a short, 8 minute film about race in America. It provides a blur of fascinating images and video—historical and contemporary—depicting both the division and blending that has characterized the history and treatment of people of color in this country. Beginning with this country’s history of slavery and discrimination against African Americans, eradication and colonization of Nativ...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Consent on Campus: A Nightline Event 18 min.

From the Ivy League to public universities to community colleges, sexual assault on college campuses has become a sweeping nationwide epidemic impossible to ignore. ABC News’ “Nightline” tackles this growing problem made ever more complicated by binge drinking and the hook-up culture on college campuses with “Consent on Campus: A Nightline Event.” “Nightline” brings together important voices on th...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Silence Broken—A Mother's Reckoning 43 min.

Sue Klebold, mother of Columbine shooter Dylan Klebold, gives her first television interview nearly 17 years after the tragedy. She talks about her relationship with her son, about the victims, and about what happened inside her home leading up to the Columbine shooting. Diane Sawyer examines teenage mental health, warning signs of a child in crisis, and the possibility of preventing the next scho...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Is This Rape? Sex on Trial 58 min.

In a unique event to find out what British teenagers understand about rape, 24 of them are shown a specially written drama about a sexual encounter and are put to the test to see if they can work out if it is consensual sex or if a crime has been committed.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

No Place to Hide 48 min.

Rehtaeh Parsons, a fifteen-year-old student from Nova Scotia, was raped by four schoolboys while drunk at a sleepover. Soon after the vicious online circulation of a photo of Rehtaeh being raped whilst being sick out of a window began. Through the eyes of her parents, this film re-examines these alarming events, which ultimately led to Rehtaeh's suicide. A shocking testament to police indifference...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Teenage And Gay 48 min.

Young gay people in the UK are increasingly discovering the self-awareness and confidence to come out while still in school. In recent years there has been a revolution in social acceptance, but coming out while still a teen is always fraught with difficulties and potential danger. This documentary follows five British teenagers as they come out, capturing intimate first-hand experiences, empathis...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Brett: A Life with No Arms 59 min.

This incredibly moving film sees BAFTA-award winning filmmaker Roger Graef travel to Australia to reconnect with Brett Nielsen who, 50 years ago, was the subject of Roger’s first ever documentary, One of them is Brett. This original documentary told the story of a then four year old Brett who had been born without arms due to Thalidomide. It proved to be a landmark in broadcasting on the subject o...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015