Tag: america

Ozone layer recovery portrayal on mainstream American media

Hi there! I am Goda Aukštikalnytė, a second year New Media Language student of Kaunas University of Technology. I am conducting a research on how ozone layer recovery is being portrayed on mainstream American media (CNN, BBC America, etc.). The advancing of technology provides more and more information about the ozone layer recovery. While it is stated that the recovering ozone layer has a positive effect on the environment, the reduced effects on human health still remain unknown, and yet it is little known how ozone recovery is being discussed on mainstream American media. My aim is to understand how the media is shaping our attitude towards ozone layer recovery.The survey is anonymous, and if you are interested in the results, feel free to contact me via email: [email protected] you for your participacion.

Student/Teacher Relationships in France vs. America

I'm currently in France working on a documentary about differences between U.S. and their schooling systems, specifically focusing on Student/Teacher relationships. Please feel free to message(or comment) any stories about either schools and any opinions or significant stories that you'd like to share for this film... I'll do my best to respond and keep in touch!   For some general points to begin with, I've been running into the idea that many French students have felt inhibited and restricted by systems that require too much theory and prior knowledge above application. On the other side, in America students may often run into the situation that teachers can be too casual...