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CDW-G, Discovery Education Launch 10th-Annual K-12 Sweepstakes

Posted Jan 5, 2012
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CDW Government LLC (CDW-G) and Discovery Education have announced the launch of the 10th-annual Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes.

The 2012 Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes will award three grand prize 21st-century classroom technology packages, which include 20 tablet or notebook computers, an interactive whiteboard, student response system, printer, document camera and $5,000 Discovery Education digital media grant. CDW-G and Discovery Education will also provide on-site training at each winning school.

Public and private school employees are eligible to enter the sweepstakes once a day at from January 3 to May 3.

CDW-G and Discovery Education also offer educators the opportunity to increase their daily entries via Twitter.  Through the Win a Wireless Lab website, entrants can submit 30-second videos and written essays that describe how their school is encouraging people to enter the sweepstakes and how they will use the technology.  CDW-G and Discovery Education will post selected videos to the Win a Wireless Lab Facebook page, and entrants will be included in a special drawing for additional prizes.   

Each of the three grand-prize winners will receive a 21st-century classroom technology package valued at more than $45,000, including:

*  Discovery Education $5,000 digital media grant

*  20 notebook or tablet computers from HP, Lenovo or Toshiba

*  3 wireless access points from Cisco

*  1 mobile cart from Ergotron

*  1 interactive whiteboard from PolyVision

*  24 student response devices from Qwizdom

*  1 document camera from Aver

*  1 multifunction printer from HP

CDW-G and Discovery Education will announce the grand prize winners in summer 2012.  A complete list of rules is available online at  Educators are encouraged to participate in the Win a Wireless Lab community online at and on the sweepstakes' Facebook page.

Source:  CDW-G,, Discovery Education,

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