Respect Fest

Choose Respect Montgomery: Raising Awareness about Teen Dating Violence


Choose Respect PSA Video Contest is now OPEN!

View past winning videos here for inspiration

Student Timeline

Create A PSA Now – February 28, 2020 PSA Contest Rules
PSA Submissions Due Date February 28, 2020 Submit PSA
RSVP to attend the Choose Respect Fest at Wheaton Community Recreation Center on March 29, 2020 at 1 - 4 pm Now – March 29, 2020 Link to RSVP (opening soon)
Attend the Choose Respect Fest at Wheaton Community Recreation Center March 29, 2020 at 1 - 4 pm SSL hours will be earned by students who attend and participate. MCPS will provide SSL verification forms at the conclusion of the event.

School Timeline

Submit Choose Respect liaison contact information Friday, January 24, 2020 Choose Respect Liaison link
Advertise the Choose Respect PSA contest information Now – February 28, 2020 2019 winning PSA (video)
PSA Contest Rules (pdf)
Advertise Respect Fest Now – March 29, 2020 Flyer English / Flyer Spanish
Students view and vote on PSA videos Monday, March 16, 2020 – Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Choose Respect liaisons and secondary school principals will need to create a plan for all students to access, view, and vote for the PSAs by the close of school on Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Secondary school principals submit their attestation that the students in their school have viewed and voted on the PSAs. Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Attestation link