About 100 students from 22 high schools throughout California submitted entries to the 2017 editorial cartoon contest held by the LegiSchool Project, a state-funded civic education initiative in Sacramento.

In collaboration with The Lowdown, contestants were tasked with drawing single-panel cartoons related to California or national issues. Judges included

Source:: The Lowdown

Winners of the 2017 California High School Political Cartoon Contest 6 April,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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