Open to all public, private, and homeschools in the Commonwealth, 2019 Schools, this campaign encourages all subject areas to encourage students’ pride in Virginia’s history and bright future.
“Our American Story” is a digital student contest (for 8th-12th grades) inspired by the foundational events that occurred in Virginia in 1619. Submit a creative project to compete for the grand prize of $5000, awarded to the winner’s affiliated school or association.
Use this state-of-the-art education video series to bring the year 1619 to life for your students! These short clips are based on Virgnia’s Standards of Learning and can be used individually as well as in series.