[New York] : Docurama ; distributed by New Video, c2004.
1 videodisc (78 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital stereo.
Teachers: Joy Kraft, Geneviève DeBose, Maurice Rabb, Nate Monley, Georgene Acosta.
Producers, Davis Guggenheim, Julia Schachter ; director, Davis Guggenheim ; cinematography, Sandra Chandler, Davis Guggenheim, Jennifer Lane ; editors, Jay Cassidy, Peggy Davis, Sam Citron ; music, Michael Brook.
Originally broadcast as a PBS documentary film in 2001.
George Foster Peabody Award, 2001.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Every year the United States hires 250,000 new teachers. On September 7, five teachers will begin their new journey. These five young teachers fight the real fight: educating our children, one child at a time. Shows the human side of the story, revealing all the determination and commitment it takes to survive in America's toughest school systems.
Special features: bonus recruitment film "Teach" (35 min.) ; teacher commentary tracks ; teacher profiles ; epilogue with teacher commentary.
NVG-9575 New Video