Several 2012 NBR schools got out video cameras to showcase their National Blue Ribbon Schools spirit. Click the headings below to watch the videos.
Where's the Plaque? - Video
This witty drama about the spirit of the National Blue Ribbon School award was created by students at Westwood High School (Westwood, MA).
Superheroes Among Us - Video
Student filmmakers at Basehor-Linwood High School (Basehor, KS) document congratulations from state, district, and school leaders, then use animation to recast inspiring teachers as dynamic superheroes.
Living Out the Golden Rule - Video
Singer-songwriter Michael Curtis has an important day job: guidance counselor at Doudna Elementary School (Richland, WI). This video features his emotionally powerful original “blue ribbon song.”
A Fun-Filled Celebration - Video
A district news brief captures the pride students, faculty, and dignitaries displayed at the NBR celebration at Woodholme Elementary School (Baltimore, MD).
Far-Flung Excellence - Video
Teachers and students at the Charles Turner Joy Elementary and Middle School, a Department of Defense school for families stationed at the Command Fleet Activities Naval Base in Chinhae, Korea, celebrate their NBR award.