The New York Times, like TEAM Westport representatives, dismissed such reactions as “hand-wringing among adults,” while focussing on the more susceptible and intellectually and ideologically vulnerable children, who, in the words of the New York Times, “appear to have greeted the essay contest and the resulting uproar with a shrug.” Journalistic investigation into the history and activities of TEAM Westport both began and ended at this single essay contest, and the story appears to ... Teen | Westport Library The contest is co-sponsored by TEAM Westport and The Westport Library for students in grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 who attend Staples High School or another school in Westport, or reside in Westport and attend school elsewhere. 2019 Essay Contest Results | Westport, CT
Organizers of a town-sponsored student essay contest on white privilege in Connecticut were surprised by the reaction from some in the community who said the contest wrongly suggests race plays a ...
TEAM Westport Asks Teens Their Take. The contest — co-sponsored with the Westport Library — is open to students in grades 9 through 12 who attend Staples High School or another school in Westport, or who live in Westport and attend school elsewhere. Applications are available here. The deadline is February 27. TEAM Westport, Westport Library Launch Annual Teen ... WESTPORT, CT — TEAM Westport and the Westport Public Library have launched the fourth annual Teen Diversity Essay Contest, organizers announced in a statement. The focus of this year's essay contest is the issue of "white privilege," which surfaced as a topic during the recent presidential election. TEAM Westport Essay Contest - DoingItLocal
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4. The Essay Contest is voluntary. a. No students are forced to enter. b. It is not part of any school curriculum or classroom requirement. 5. The Contest is only open to 9-12 grade residents of Westport attending any school anywhere or non-resident students who attend public or private schools located in Westport. a.
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Teen Essay Contest on Multiculturalism | Westport Library Welcome to The Westport Public Library website in Westport Connecticut. Browse our books, DVD’s and collections, see Town Holds ‘White Privilege’ Essay Contest for Teens In a press release announcing the contest, the
When the topic was first announced, the fourth annual installment of TEAM Westport's Teen Diversity Essay Contest drew an unprecedented amount of backlash in the form of hate-filled emails and ...
Black Teen Wins Essay Contest on Topic of White Privilege - NECN The annual essay contest, put on by the town's diversity council and the Westport Library, aims to prompt discussion of multicultural issues in the shoreline community that is 93 percent white. This year's topic stirred some controversy by encouraging high schoolers to describe how they have been... Local Community Upset Over ‘White Privilege’ Essay Contest
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