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Councilmember For A Day Challenge

An Inclusive Storytelling Experience

Program Information

Students in grades 8-12 who are interested in politics and want to know what it is like to serve as a Montgomery County Councilmember are invited to submit entries for Councilmember Craig Rice’s “Councilmember for a Day Challenge.” 

Students will work in teams of three with an instructor to develop a short video on highlighting a public policy that is important to them. The winning team members will have the opportunity to serve as Councilmember for a Day.

 

Important Dates:

  • March 2 – Student Kick-Off (Guest Speaker dates are TBD)
  • March 3 – April 18 – Work with your instructor and your team to create your videos
  • April 19 – Video submissions due
  • May 5 – Film Festival
  • May 11 – Winning students serve as Councilmember for a Day