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The White House has a Special Homework Assignment for Students

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    White House Student Film Festival. (Courtesy Photo)
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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will be hosting the first ever White House Student Film Festival highlighting the importance of technology in the classroom. There could be a finalist in Prince George's County.

The Prince George's Film Office in partnership with Suitland High School and Flowers High School will be offering technical workshops to assist students and parents in video project submissions. Bring students’ interest, creativity and original video ideas.

Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from workshops to participate.

Concept Development
7-9 p.m., Jan. 8
Bonnie F. Johns Building
8437 Landover Rd., Room 206
Landover, MD 20785

Student Hands-on Video Production Workshops
7 p.m., Jan. 16 and Jan. 23
Flowers High School Television Studio

Film Coaches: Dwayne Brown, Tara Jones, Tewodross Melchishua, Creative Edge Studios


For complete guidelines visit


Student Contact: Dwayne Brown 301-386-1619, or


Maria Saldana 301-817-0092,

General Information: Rhonda Dallas 301-277-1402,

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