Official Launch — 4th Annual 21st Century Classroom Video Challenge

TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2011 /CNW/ – The MindShare Learning Report—Canada’s, Leading, Learning & Technology eMagazine and supporting sponsors are set to officially launch the 4th Annual MindShare Learning Report™ 21st Century Classroom Video Challenge on Tuesday, October 11, 20111:00 pm EST. 

Our 4th annual contest challenges Canadian K-12 teachers (from publicly funded schools) to create and upload a 3-5 minute video showcasing their best practices teaching with technology to engage students and enhance learning outcomes.  Submissions will be accepted until midnight EST on Friday, December 16, 2011.

The official announcement of the 2011/12 three “Grand Prize Winners” will be on February 1, 2012. Each winner will receive a classroom technology prize package valued at over $15,000 for their school.

WHO: Our 2010/11 Contest Winners, Education Technology Experts, Contest Sponsors, Media
WHAT: 4th Annual MindShare Learning Report™ 21st Century Classroom Video Challenge Official Launch. The event will showcase a state-of-the-art classroom; a webcast connecting last year’s contest winners sharing how they meet the needs of today’s learners through technology; tips from award-winning teachers on how to enter the contest, and a short video presentation.
WHERE: Official Launch at award-winning Joyce Public School, Toronto District School Board, 26 Joyce Pky, North York, ON M6B 2S9
Online Also linking via web conference with our 2010/11 Winners’ in Manitoba, British Columbia and New Brunswick. Watch it live at http://www.livestream.com/mindsharelearning
WHEN: Tuesday, October 11, 1 PM EST

About The MindShare Learning Report™ — Canada’s Leading, Learning & Technology eMagazine–Our mission is to transform education by sharing knowledge of 21st Century innovative best practices and success stories in the Canadian education market space. We harness the power of Web 2.0 technologies to feature engaging podcasts, polling, Canadian educational technology news headlines & upcoming strategic industry events in the K-12, Higher Ed and corporate eLearning market segments in Canada.
http://mindsharelearning.ca