Historical Society Essay Contest

10003534_855382791162248_10459877387983283_nPerspective of the Past, Vision of the Future: How Violence Impacts our World.

In conjunction with the Historical Society of Palm Beach County, Kids’ Dreams will be sponsoring a county-wide essay contest in 2016. The essay will be administered to Title I certified school classrooms for grades 11 and 12. Kids’ Dreams will be funding the program to administer the program and give scholarship and cash awards to the students and teachers of the top submitted essays.

The Essay topic will be “Florida in the Civil War” and the writing prompt for students will be to relate the ethical and economical issues in the South during the time of the American Civil War with the topic of violence, gangs and poverty in society today.