Chalkboard Questions

For Wing’s chalkboard photographs, he would ask a series of provocative questions and photograph the participants holding up one of their responses. These questions can be adapted for use in an educational setting.


  1. What are you?
  2. Describe your life in one word or sentence.
  3. What advice would you give a stranger?
  4. What is your favorite word?
  5. How do you think others see you? What don’t they see?
  6. How has race affected you?
  7. Describe an incident that changed you.
  8. What are hopes and fears of someone your age?
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