During Black History Month, DPSCD students are encouraged to participate in the Student Expression Contest, which asks students to submit an original work around the theme: BLACK HISTORY MONTH: IDENTITY, REPRESENTATION, AND DIVERSITY.
Submissions must be student’s original works and can be in any medium – video, written, pictures. Submissions should reflect the theme and include student’s name, grade, school.
All submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 23, 2021.
Students will be scored on overall creativity and originality, connection to the theme, and overall appearance/neatness. Winners will be announced Friday, February 26, 2021. CONTESTANTS The first 100 students to submit work will receive a free membership to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
Prizes will be given for First, Second, and Third place to students in the following grade bands: Grades K- 4, 5 - 8, and 9 – 12.
For additional activities, please visit, www.detroitk12.org/blackhistory.