|New Grants for Podcasting and Photography
Save the date: May 15th! Tool Factory announced the new deadline for their Podcasting Lesson Plan and Student Photo contests today. Submit an original and creative podcasting lesson plan, and you'll be entered to win a Tool Factory Podcasting Site License, 2 Olympus Digital Voice Recorders, 2 Noise Reducing Microphones, and a host of other resources to get your students podcasting! Three educators will win. Summer is right around the corner! Encourage your students to enter their best photos or photographic art projects into Tool Factory's Student Photography Contest to win digital cameras.
Visit http://www.toolfactory.com/olympus to enter, or to see the previous winning entries. Entries into the May contests must be received by May 15, 2009.
Podcasting Winners Announced
Student Photographers Win Big
Congratulations to the January winners. We applaud them for finding innovative ways to inspire their students:
Jennifer LaGarde, Myrtle Grove Middle School, Wilmington, NC
Rebekah Smith, Astec Charter Middle School, Oklahoma City, OK
Donna Jones, Bonne Ecole Elementary, Slidell, LA
Congratulations to the January 2009 winners, Kirsten, Age 16, from Delmar, MD and Rockie, Age 18, from Lubbock, TX. Each won an 8.0 megapixel digital SLR camera with accessories, a Tool Factory program of their choice, and a Digital Camera Basics Book.