Health/Phys. Ed.

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Go Ask Alice (Unabridged)

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Life at 15 isn't easy for a girl if she's shy and hates the way she looks. Each day is heaven or hell, depending on who talks to her, or who doesn't. So when she's finally accepted by a group, she doesn't refuse their party games, even if it means taking LSD. Soon she's taking little pills to wake up and others to go to sleep, and the days begin to blur.

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1010L
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10:15
Go Ask Alice (Unabridged)

Glass (Unabridged)

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Crank. Glass. Ice. Crystal. Whatever you call it, it's all the same: a monster. And once it's got hold of you, this monster will never let you go.

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600L
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07:18
Glass (Unabridged)

Thirteen Reasons Why (Unabridged) [Unabridged Fiction]

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Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker, his classmate and crush, who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah's voice explains that there are 13 reasons she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he'll find out why.

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550L
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12:50
Thirteen Reasons Why (Unabridged) [Unabridged Fiction]

Vegucated (2010)

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Three People. Six Weeks. One Challenge.

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01:17
Vegucated

Digital Commons Network

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The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.

The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals

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The best-selling author of The Botany of Desire explores the ecology of eating to unveil why we consume what we consume in the 21st century. "What should we have for dinner?" To one degree or another, this simple question assails any creature faced with a wide choice of things to eat. Anthropologists call it the omnivore's dilemma.

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Breakout Edu Kit

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The Breakout EDU kit includes everything you need to play over 350 games created for the classroom environment. The kit includes access to the new BreakoutEdu Platform to be used while using the kit.

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30 min.
Breakout Edu Kit

Producer Roles | Video Production: Behind the Scenes with the Pros

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KET producer Erin Lowry discusses the roles of a producer.

Roadtrip Nation Leaders: Rex Grignon

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Rex thought he had his career figured out, but when he heard about computer animation, he embarked on a new path. As an animator, Rex has been able to combine his interests in math, engineering, design, and art.

 

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Roadtrip Nation Leaders: Ann Powers

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Ann spent her childhood buried in books and followed her passion for reading to a career in writing. What was her plan? Not having one. By staying open to new experiences but still remaining focused on her interests, Ann has become a successful writer and author.

 

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Roadtrip Nation Leaders: David Banks

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David turned his interest into his unofficial course of study, finding unconventional ways to learn about his love of photography. David's career in film and photography helped him explore the visual world of storytelling, but he also faced challenges. To face his doubts head on, David developed a support network to get him past his uncertainty.

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'Theater of War' Brings Hope to Wounded Soldiers

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A new concept that uses acting and the theater to help unlock the inner grief and suffering that many soldiers bring back from war zones is catching on.

The Power of Expression | Girls on the Wall Film Module

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This module takes a look at a drama therapy program at a juvenile detention center for girls in Illinois. Viewers watch as the girls struggle to make sense of their own stories and how they can be used collectively to tell a transformative narrative.

Are the Titans from Attack on Titan Evil? | PBS Idea Channel

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The titans, from the anime series "Attack on Titan," are most definitely the bad guys. But can we call them evil? If you're unfamiliar, the titans are huge beings that devour humans, but their motivation is a little unclear. Is it just hunger? Do they hate humans? Are they just dumb? And with all this doubt, what's the use in the label of evil anyway? Nietzsche, Kant, and Jung all weigh in, but you should probably watch the episode and find out! Tell us what you think!

Pre-Production Research | Video Production: Behind the Scenes with the Pros

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KET administrative assistant and writer Anna Gordon talks about researching in pre-production for News Quiz.

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