Women's History, Women in Nontraditional Careers, NTO, Nontraditional Occupations, Labor History




DVDs Highlight Women in Nontraditional Careers
     All DVDs closed captioned

These DVDs have been positively reviewed by a variety of professional sources, including School Library Journal,  TechInfo, School to Work News, Today’s Librarian, Labor Studies Journal, Learning Resources Materials Update, and Wisconsin Police Journal.  Her Own Words videos have won many national awards, including the Write Women Back into History award from the National Women's History project, the Barb Landers Memorial Award from the Association for Gender Equity Leadership in Education, a Selected Films and Videos for Young Adults award from the American Library Association, and a Gold Medal from the International Film and Video Festival of New York.

Talking personally and directly about their lives, the women in these DVDs express the rewards and challenges of their nontraditional careers.

Women in Nontraditional Careers: An Introduction
Math at Work: Women in Nontraditional Careers 
Shifting Gears: Changing Careers 
Work Talk: Women in Nontraditional Careers in Their Own Words 
Writing at Work: Women in Nontraditional Careers in Their Own Words 

Women in Agriculture
Women in the Automotive Industry 
Women in Building Construction 
Women in Dentistry
Women in Electronics
Women in Engineering
Women Entrepreneurs 
Women in Firefighting
Women in Highway Construction
Women in Machining
Women in Manufacturing
Women in Policing
Women in Welding