Entrants in C-SPAN’s student documentary video competition were asked to craft a message to the President on the most important issue he should consider in 2013.

James Roldan, a 12th grader from Westminster Academy in Ft. Lauderdale, won second place for his entry Education: America’s Challenge, which looks at how American students compare to their peers in other countries and what could be done to fix things.

—Education Next

Last updated March 8, 2013