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BCPS Hosts Ninth Annual Broward County History Fair

Thursday, February 27, 2014
WHO: ­        50 Public, Private and Charter Middle and High Schools
WHAT:     Ninth Annual Broward County History Fair
WHEN:       Friday, February 28, 2014, 8 a.m. – Noon
WHERE:     Pompano Beach High School, 600 NE 13th Avenue, Pompano Beach 
WHY:          Middle and high school students representing a cross section of Broward County schools will gather to compete in the ninth annual Broward County History Fair on Friday, February 28, 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon at Pompano Beach High School. Students will showcase their individual or group projects that depict the 2014 National History Day theme, “Rights and Responsibilities in History.” First and second place winners are invited to the state competition to be held in Tallahassee in May. For more information, contact Dr. Louise Ball, Secondary Social Studies Curriculum Specialist, 754-321-1870, Marie DiRito, County High School History Fair Coordinator, 754 -321-1870 or Nicole Marsala, County Middle School History Fair Coordinator, 954-830-4709.

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