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Crossing the divide

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Alternate title:Creating a high-tech work force
Summary:Looks at the skills and education needed for tomorrow's workforce to prosper in the marketplace of the future. Profiles schools that stress the value of critical thinking and teamwork as the building blocks of success. Discusses issues such as the school-to-work movement and universal Internet access.
Contributor:Brown, David L.
Taylor, Regina, 1960-
Pearson, Charlie
Bolt, David B., 1954-
Provider:Independent Television Service
Studio Miramar
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:School-to-work transition -- United States
Career education -- United States
Workplace literacy -- United States
Education -- United States -- Data processing
Internet in education -- United States
Educational technology -- United States
Labor supply -- Effect of technological innovations on
Genre:Documentary television programs
Credits:Narrator, Regina Taylor. Producer, director, writer, Davd L. Brown ; executive producer, series creator, David Bolt ; series writer, Charlie Pearson ; camera, Robert Achs ... [et al.] ; editor, August Cinquegrana ; music, Tom Disher.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Education
Science, Technology
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Science, Technology
Collection:Films@UM
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