3 Ways to Use the World of 8 Billion Video Contest in Your Classroom

The World of 8 Billion Student Video Contest is not only a great opportunity for students to explore and advocate…

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Student Video Contest is a Great Project for SEL

Having a foundation in SEL (social-emotional learning) means your students can set and achieve goals, manage their emotions, and succeed…

Introducing… Our New Video Project Organizer!

This year we are adding a very exciting tool to help you create your World of 8 Billion videos: a…

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Why Did the Name of the Contest Change to World of 8 Billion?

The current name of the student video contest – World of 8 Billion – is based on the current global…

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Climate Change: An Introduction to This Year’s Global Topic

Climate change is impacting Earth’s systems and living things all around the world. Learn more about this topic here!

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Gender Equality: An Introduction to This Year’s Global Topic

Learn more about global gender inequalities and their impact on human suffering and environmental problems.

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Waste: An Introduction to this Year’s Global Topic

Learn about the basics of solid waste management (and the impact of mismanagement) in this global topic.

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7 Free Smartphone Apps for Easy Video Editing for the World of 7 Billion Contest

These free editing and video making apps can help you create an effective 60-second video for your World of 8 Billion submission.

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6 Easy Tips for Making an Award Winning Video With Your Phone

You don’t need any expensive camera equipment to enter the World of 8 Billion video contest! Find out how to make a winning video on your phone.

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