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The Space Race - Five Fantastic Historical Films That Bring ..

The Space Race began on October 4, 1957 with the launch of Sputnik and ended on July 17, 1975 with the rendezvous of the Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft. Between those dates, humans walked, drove, and ..
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Pearl Harbor, 1941 - One Award Winning Film That Can Bring ..

On Sunday, December 7, 1941, the Japanese navy conducted a surprise military strike on the US Naval base at Pearl Harbor. The attack consisted of two aerial attack waves totaling 353 aircraft, which ..
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World War I - Seven Top Films That Bring World War I to Life

It was on November 11, 1918 that the Armistice ending WWI officially took effect. Fighting ceased on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Celebrated as the war to end all ..
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The Dark Ages and Three Fun Documentaries That Bring it Alive ..

Terry Jones’ Barbarians Terry Jones’ Barbarians is a 4-part documentary first broadcast on BBC 2 in 2006. In this wonderfully entertaining production, Terry Jones of Monty Python fame ..
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Teaching Colonial Africa - Three Exceptional Films That Can ..

In Desert and Wilderness is a great family film based on a novel by Poland's Henryk Sienkiewicz. Set near the end of the 19th Century, the movie follows the adventures of two children who have ..
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Teaching History - Richard Sharpe Is a Brilliant Mini-Series ..

Learning about Napoleon need never be boring again, not since a British television drama, based on the books of Bernard Cornwell, hit the airwaves in 1993. Featuring Lord of the Rings star Sean Bean, .
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Teaching About 9-11 - Six Exceptional Films That Can Bring the .

9/11 - The Filmmakers’ Commemorative Edition - On the morning of September 11, 2001, two French brothers, Jules and Gedeon Naudet, were working on a documentary about a rookie New York City ..
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The Fall of Eagles - A History Teacher's Suggestion For ..

In 1974, The BBC presented a stunning thirteen-part miniseries called "The Fall of Eagles. " It examines the fall of the three most powerful European dynasties of the mid-nineteenth century: the ..
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Hitler and Anti-Semitism - Three Great Films Films That Try to .

The other day, one of my World Civilization students said, “I don't get why some people have such a hatred of the Jews. " We were discussing the Holocaust and why it happened. Immediately, I ..
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Is Exponential Growth Influencing Your Success?

Most things grow exponentially. What is exponential growth? Growth-through-multiplying. Consider a dollar bill. If you have a dollar and you double it, you now have two dollars. Double the two ..
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Forgetting Process Could Keep You Floundering

If you keep floundering, you're probably missing a stroke. I teach a class in resume writing, and I always use an exercise called “Assessing your Skills" from a wonderful book entitled, ..
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Bad Habits - A Simple Technique That Can Help You Retrain Them

How can you retrain a habit? First, don't try to change every bad habit at once. You'll only overwhelm yourself. Begin by picking your top three bad habits. Ask yourself to pick three things that ..
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Can't Decide? Try These Eight Steps of Effective Decision ..

Do you know why circus lions do not attack their trainers? According to John C. Maxwell, it's because the lions can't decide whether to attack the stool, with its four identically threatening legs, ..
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Image Modification - Rising Above Your Own Self Image

Do you know anyone who suffers from low self-esteem? Do you know anyone who wants to feel better about themselves but doesn't know where to begin? Process can give people a place to begin. When ..
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Self Reflection - What You Say About Others Says Everything ..

For the past ten years, I have been teaching a principle of self-reflection that unlocks unconscious and limiting belief systems. This principle essentially states that the world you perceive is a ..
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Why People Ignore Advice and What You Can Do About It - The ..

One of my favorite moments in Alexandre Dumas's Three Musketeers is when Athos essentially responds to D'Artagnan's request for advice with, “I make it a policy to never give advice unless ..
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Overcoming Fear - Five Techniques for Unlearning a Learned Fear

According to many psychologists, humans are only born with two innate fears-the fear of falling and the fear of loud noises. Both of these fears are healthy and designed to keep us away from danger ..
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Chronic Complainers - 5 Tips for Recognizing, Understanding, ..

I once came upon a girl whose boat had gone aground. She was waiting for someone to come along and dig her out. I suggested that she remove a few items from her load, so that her boat would ride ..
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4 Techniques for Examining Who You Are And How You Define ..

How do you define yourself? Do you define yourself as incapable? Do you spend all of your time arguing for your limitations? Do you find yourself explaining all the reasons why you will never make ..
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Strategic Thinking -Understanding the Three Parts of Your Mind .

Which part of your mind is captain of your life? The explorer? The navigator? Or the workhorse? Did you know that your mind has three parts? Each designed to work as part of a complex team? Your ..
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Strategic Thinking - What It Means, Why It Matters, And How ..

What is strategic thinking? Consider the game of chess for a moment. You can't win a chess game with tactics alone. You can seldom win chess by just knowing how to move the pieces. Chess is a game of .
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Nourishing Your Spirit - How to Quench a Thirsty Heart

People sometimes get so caught up in the day-to-day duties of their life that they forget to ask themselves why they're working so hard? When you pause to remind yourself why you do what you do, you ..
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Creativity Test - Three Minutes That Could Help You Learn How ..

Creative thought is effortless; so don't confuse it with analytical thinking. Creative thinking does not analyze right and wrong, or good and bad. In creative thinking, you let go of control and ..
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Reaching Agreements Game - A Simple Technique That Could Teach .

What is the secret to never arguing again? People can't argue with questions, and questions always lead to answers. So if you want to stop arguing with people, learn to present all of your arguments ..
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A Puzzle For Your Enjoyment - Preceded by Five Humorous Facts ..

Common sense choices are not always the best choices. In fact, Albert Einstein once claimed that common sense is just the collections of prejudices we acquire by the age of eighteen. I have to admit .
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