What the documentary Captive Audience. It is available through the library’s access to Kanopy. As you answer the following questions make sure to share your own experiences and thoughts about advertising in schools.
What are the different values of educators and advertisers that Naomi Klein discusses?
What is shadow curriculum? Describe it.
What is Channel 1? Why is it controversial? If you had Channel 1 in your school, describe your experience of it.
Describe funding trends of the educational system over the course of the 20th century.
Why did school districts open themselves to commercial forces like advertising?
What do you think about the prevalence of vending machines and junk food in schools?
Due by the end of Saturday, 350 word minimum, 15 points