Your Summer Learning Contest (2008) aims to promote thinking about learning. We are inviting 13 to 22 year-olds to create videos that demonstrate innovative teaching or learning. They can win $1000, a Future of Education Award, and have their video published on the After Ed Channel.
Videos must be under 7 minutes in length, and be submitted by August 31st, 2008. Selected videos will be published throughout the summer. Winners will be notified on or about September 30th, 2008. The following prizes will be awarded:
Grand Prize: Best Video (ages 13 - 15)
Grand Prize: Best Video (ages 16 - 18)
Grand Prize: Best Video (ages 19 - 22)
Honorable Mention: Innovative Pedagogy
Honorable Mention: Most Challenging Collaboration
Honorable Mention: Hottest Topic
Honorable Mention: Technical Chops
Honorable Mention: "It's... a Work of Art!"
Check out these example videos featuring new technologies: