The Student Reporting Labs program launched its inaugural Best of SRL 2013 competition to honor the strongest entries for its three main video categories: Constitution, Dropout/Education and Science.
The winners in the Constitution category (Two-way tie):
The students of Fort Mill High School for their entry: "In South Carolina, Students Seek Balance Between Gun Traditions and Safety"
The students of Sentinel High School for their entry: "Challenging Their Superintendent’s Raise is a Student Matter, Say Montana Teens"
The winner in the Education/Dropout category:
The students of Austin High School for their entry: "Debate Over School Choice Divides Texans"
The winner in the Science category:
The students of Media Enterprise Alliance for their entry: "The Wake Up Call: Oakland Youth Urge Citizens to Deal with Climate Change"
Congratulations to everyone who participated in the competition.
— Javan’s response to a potential interview with Governor Dannel P. Malloy of Connecticut. Javan is a student at America’s Choice at SAND School in Hartford.