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Be A Good Egg Contest – $5000 for your school

Be A Good Egg Contest – $5000 for your school

Join Discovery Education and the American Egg Board in celebrating the journey food makes from the farm to your table, and enter to win a ” Be a Good Egg Contest” $5,000 educational grant for your school and an egg donation to a local food bank in your school’s name. Just launched for the 2013-2014 school year, the “Be a Good

Siemens "We Can Change The World" Challenge

The LCs around the country just received an email from Lance Rougeux explaining the prizes available to STAR Discovery Educators and State Leadership Councils. The Siemens’ “We Can Change The World” Challenge is open to K-8 teachers this year.  (Don’t worry, it will be K-12 next year).  Since this is a program that the vast

Congratulations to Memphis City Schools Techies!

Eight technology educators from Memphis City Schools won first place at the Rich Media Impact Awards in Scholastic Achievement. The awards ceremony was held in Wisconsin. This year’s awards were sponsored by Sonic Foundry. Sonic Foundry Announces Winners for Fourth Annual Rich Media Impact Awards at User Conference via kwout You can check out some

Picturing America

The National Endowment for the Humanities is sponsoring a program called Picturing America.  Schools accepted into the program will receive reproductions of 40 famous paintings by American artists that cover a broad spectrum of history and culture for our country.  In addition, lesson plans are provided to use the artwork as a launching point for

Samsung's Hope for Education

Samsung began a contest in April that offers a grand prize of $200,000 in merchandise.  Half of that is in Samsung hardware.  The other half is in Microsoft software.  There are also six First Place winners that will receive $30,000 in Samsung and Microsoft merchandise.  The contest ends July 22nd. What do you have to