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Troublemakers: Newlands

Synopsis
What happens to children who play truant and are labelled ‘disruptive’? Newlands Education Guidance Centre in Birmingham is one of many units around the country which try to help. This documentary records what happens among staff and pupils in a so-called ‘sin bin’. At Newlands, four adults face the task of rehabilitating 20 children.
Series
Troublemakers
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
1983
Subjects
Education; Psychology
Keywords
behaviour; behavioural psychology; children; schools; truancy

Credits

Director
Michael Houldey
Contributor
Christopher Saul

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£20.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
52 minutes
Year
2013

Production Company

Name

Central Independent Television

Notes
use Carlton UK Television

Related

Name

Concord Media

Email
sales@concordmedia.org.uk
Web
http://www.concordmedia.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01473 726 012
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG
Notes
A long-established, not-for-profit organisation with a large collection DVDs, specialising in the sectors of general and mental health, child care, race relations, war and peace, addictions, the third world, ecology, civil rights, personal relationships, educational issues, and social work training. Concord also handles titles made for the Graves Medical Audio-visual Library. Sale on DVD. Formerly known as Concord Video and Film Council. In 2014 Concord began to offer selected films as Video on Demand, via Vimeo.

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