STN Teacher Contests

2013-2014 STN Teacher Video Contest

STN invites all member teachers to participate in the 2013-2014  Teacher Video Contest.  Apply all you have learned and all you teach to creating an outstanding video.

Produce a 3-minute video based on the prompt.  Add your own flourish, special effects and production value.

2013-2014 STN TEACHER VIDEO CONTEST PROMPT:  "Keepin' It Real"

Presentation of Awards
The winner will receive a plaque and will be announced at the Closing Ceremony of the STN Convention on March 23, 2014 in Orlando, FL. Teachers are not required to attend the convention to enter or win this award.

Teacher Contest Guidelines
Only submissions that follow the STN Content Policy for Creative contests will be eligible for screening and awards.

Schools must be “members in good standing,” meaning that their membership and account is current.

Teachers entering must be the “adviser” of record for their school.

Only one entry will be allowed per teacher.

 All submissions must be mailed to the STN office on DVD or flashdrive.  Please include the program title, school name, and TRT on the DVD or flashdrive.

 Submissions must run less than 3 minutes.  Entries must be received by the STN Office by January 15, 2014.

All entries sent by contest participants become property of STN. Winning entries may be compiled for distribution by Student Television Network at its discretion. School agrees to release rights to their winning entries for unlimited duplication and distribution, in any medium, worldwide, into perpetuity, without compensation.   These rights may include uploading of the entries to partner/sponsor websites.  No entries will be returned.

Teacher Contest Judging Criteria
Excellent content, storytelling and coverage are appropriate for the show’s target audience.  Excellent production values, including lighting, sound, art direction, appropriate use of effects and graphics, editing, and original music.  Excellent creativity, originality, writing, acting and directing.  Journalistic integrity.  Overall impact and professionalism 

Teacher Challenge  Fees and Submissions
There is no fee for this contest.  This is a paper entry – no online registration.

Entries must be submitted with the official Entry Form.  Mail entries to:
STN Teacher Contest
2768 Loker Avenue West
Carlsbad, CA  92010

Click here for printable PDF of the rules and the entry form.


Contests Teacher



January 15, 2014


"Keepin' It Real"