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Malcolm X Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Insightful and well-rounded portrait of Malcolm X.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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An Inconvenient Truth Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Moving, earnest documentary on global warming.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice Book Poster Image
age 13+
Dramatic story of forgotten teen civil rights hero.
By Phillip M. Hoose
(2009)
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Stand and Deliver Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Math teacher inspires in powerful fact-based drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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TakingITGlobal Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent resource for activist-minded teens.
URL: http://www.tigweb.org
(2009)
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wikiHow Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Ample information, but accuracy and topics can be iffy.
URL: http://wikihow.com
(2009)
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About-Face.org Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Smart site dissects sexism in the media.
URL: http://www.about-face.org/
(2011)
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Codecademy Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Smart site gives teens hands-on experience with coding.
URL: https://www.codecademy.com/
(2012)
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A Girl Named Digit Book Poster Image
age 13+
Fun story of math whiz girl who fights crime, finds romance.
By Annabel Monaghan
(2012)
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Weebly Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Impressively easy-to-use website-creation tool.
URL: https://education.weebly.com/
(2012)
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Hackety Hack Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Easy programming tool teaches basics, has online sharing.
URL: http://www.hackety.com/
(2013)
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Codea App Poster Image
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age 13+
Innovative tool for programming on the iPad.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Scan Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Clever sci-fi thriller stresses do-it-yourself science.
By Sarah E. Fine, Walter Jury
(2014)
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Infinifactory Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Tough engineering logic puzzler is mysterious and creepy.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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A Brilliant Young Mind Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Affecting drama about math whiz tackles loss, special needs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Armor of Light Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Insightful docu poses questions about faith, gun reform.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Math 42 App Poster Image
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age 13+
Incredible step-by-step solving and quizzing tool.
Devices: Android
(2017)
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I Am Not Your Negro Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Powerful documentary explores race, art, and activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Madiba TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, profound series about the life of Nelson Mandela.
Network: BET
(2017)
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The Hate U Give Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful story of police shooting of unarmed Black teen.
By Angie Thomas
(2017)
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