The Story of the Jews National Essay Contest
By Chad Matlick • Mar 20, 2014
The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama, premiering Tuesdays March 25th 8-10 p.m (episodes 1 and 2) and April 1st, 8-11 p.m (episodes 3, 4 and 5) on West Virginia PBS. As part of a national educational and community outreach effort related to the series, WNET Education has launched an essay contest to encourage high school aged students across America to examine how stories shape our personal and cultural identities. The online contest is open to students in grades 9-11, ages 13-18. Full details can be found at the official essay rules page.