Chalkboard: The week in school news

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Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013 12:00 am

Our weekly roundup of school news and events in and around the Omaha area.

Video contest: The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights has launched its Speak Truth to Power Student Video Contest. The contest is open to student filmmakers across the nation. Participants should create a three- to six-minute video exploring a human rights issue. The deadline for entries is Jan. 31, 2014. The contest is open to students in grades six through 12; no prior filmmaking experience is required. The grand prize video will be shown at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. Additional details can be found at

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