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Walden Goes to Birmingham, 2013 – 2014

November 17, 2014

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In which our film THE WATSONS GO TO BIRMINGHAM, the imminent DVD release of THE GIVER, two visits to Birmingham, Alabama and His Holiness the Dalai Lama all –somehow, wonderfully– converge.  By Randy-Michael Testa, Ed.D., Vice President of Education, Walden Media CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

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SUBMIT now to a CREATIVE CONTEST based on THE GIVER!

November 12, 2014

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WATSONS GO TO BIRMINGHAM: 7 Creative Classroom Activities!

October 24, 2014

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CLICK HERE TO FIND A GREAT LIST OF CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES FOR WATSONS GO TO BIRMINGHAM!  

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OCT 24-27: Dalai Lama visits Birmingham to Celebrate Human Rights

October 21, 2014

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Interfaith discussions with the Dalai Lama, the Alabama Symphony Orchestra, and screenings of four Walden Media films - The Giver, Watsons Go to Birmingham, Amazing Grace, and I Am David - are only SOME of the events of the upcoming Birmingham Human Rights weekend! Don't miss it! Click here for more information....

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Banned Books Week: THE GIVER’s history with being considered a “banned book”

October 17, 2014

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In honor of Banned Books Week, which ran for the last week of September, we thought that it would be interesting to take a look at The Giver’s history of being on the "banned-books list." The American Library Association’s Office of Intellectual Freedom established “Banned Books Week” in 1982 to promote...

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