French Fries Are Not Vegetables
First Edition   ©2011

French Fries Are Not Vegetables

Peter Berkow

  • ISBN-10: 0-312-65073-6; ISBN-13: 978-0-312-65073-5; Format: Other

A Documentary on the First Year of College

French Fries are Not Vegetables is a comprehensive instructional DVD featuring three different resources for class and professional use.
  • A 30-minute documentary that follows 5 students through the life-changing transition of the first year of college. Their honest, funny, and intense observations shed light on everything from eating habits to concerns about grades and finances. 
  • Conversation Starters offers 16 very brief videos combining student and instructor interviews on the most important topics taught in First Year Seminar courses, including money management, diversity, emotional intelligence, and critical thinking.
  • Teaching Ideas and Conversations, a 45-minute documentary, features 15 expert instructors giving advice on what makes a successful first year course.

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