The 2008-2009 Inspired Visual Learning Awards program sponsored by Inspiration Software will recognize 15 educators and their students for creatively using visual learning in their classrooms.
To apply, educators must submit student-created examples using Inspiration Software’s visual learning software tools (Inspiration, Kidspiration, and InspireData). A link to a free 30-day trial version of each progrm is available at the contest Web site (http://cf.inspiration.com/vlawards).
Three Gold Star and 12 Silver Star award winners will be selected and announced on March 31, 2009. All 15 winners will receive a new Intel-powered Classmate PC donated by Intel Corporation.
The three Gold Star winners will receive $2,500 to support professional development and/or classroom technology purchases, a 10-pack volume license for one of Inspiration Software’s visual learning software tools and supporting lesson plan books, and a six-month subscription to the Atomic Learning training resource.
The 12 Silver Star winners will receive $1,000 for professional development and/or classroom technology and a five-pack volume license for an Inspiration Software product with supporting lesson plan books.
Applications can be submitted online at http://cf.inspiration.com/vlawards until Feb. 27, 2009.
Inspiration Software, www.inspiration.com.