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Teachers' Domain; Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources

This tape contains final videos for the Dreyfus funded project. The aspect ratio of the videos is 4x3 (16x9 Letterboxed) pj07_vid_alkaloid (final video) drey07_vid_cortisone pj07_int_scprocess CH1&2 FULL MIX


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Series
Teachers' Domain
Program
Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources
Series Description

Teachers' Domain is committed to providing teachers with a variety of professional development opportunities which are rigorous, inquiry-driven, and rooted in innovative classroom practices. Teachers’ Domain currently offers facilitated online courses, which can be customized and licensed by schools, districts, or states.

Program Description

New media-rich resources, adapted from NOVA: Forgotten Genius, explore how Julian revolutionized chemistry with the first synthesis of a chemical compound, as well as the challenges he overcame as an African American despite legalized segregation.

These Teachers’ Domain resources are adapted from NOVA: “Percy Julian: Forgotten Genius” and were launched on Teachers’ Domain in 2007 as a special collection titled, “Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources.” Funding was provided by The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation and the MacArthur Foundation.

Duration

00:22:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Education
Education
Citation
Chicago: “Teachers' Domain; Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F0478179664BA39D6DDF21A061389A.
MLA: “Teachers' Domain; Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F0478179664BA39D6DDF21A061389A>.
APA: Teachers' Domain; Percy Julian Chemistry and Civil Rights Resources. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3F0478179664BA39D6DDF21A061389A
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