The World of 7 Billion student video contest brings technology and creativity into middle and high school classes. The contest challenges students to create a short video connecting human population growth to one of three global challenges: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, and Improving Climate Resiliency.
More than 80 cash prizes of up to $1,000 will be awarded, and participating educators will receive free curriculum resources. The deadline for submissions is Feb. 27, 2020—use the lesson plan found at bit.ly/2JN5tbi to get started. Full contest guidelines, resources for research, past winners, and more visit bit.ly/2Nf7bEn. (Note that “bit.ly” links are case-sensitive.)