The Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW held an art competition for school students entitled Be a Mate, Don't Discriminate as part of Law Week events for 2007. Students were asked to illustrate what their community would look like without discrimination.
Winners were awarded in three categories: Kindergarten to Year 2; Years 3-6 and Years 7-12. There were also five finalists in categories K-2 and 7-12, and 10 in category 3-6.
Board President Stepan Kerkyasharian presented the winners with certificates and book vouchers for themselves and their schools at a ceremony at Parliament House. Finalists also received certificates.
Years 3-6 (2)
James Feng, aged 12, from Carlingford
(L-R) Winners Adele Bowden, Anthea Trusler,Tegan Armstrong, James Feng
Years 3-6 (1)
As part of the competition, the Board provided worksheets for primary school teachers to use to workshop issues of bullying and harassment with their pupils.
Art Competition Worksheet 1 (178 Kb)