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The address.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (television director,, television producer,, screenwriter.). Darling, Christopher (television producer.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 90 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2014.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Ken Burns.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Ethan, Geo, John, Kevin, Ned, Pasha, Thomas.
Summary, etc.:
Ken Burns tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermont, the Greenwood School, where each year the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of Greenwood, whose students, boys ages 11-17, all face a range of complex learning differences, the film also unlocks the history, context and importance of President Lincoln's most powerful address.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Learning disabled children > Education > Vermont.
Oral interpretation > Students > Attitudes.

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