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2012 Vision K-20 Survey Opens
The Software & Information
Industry Association (SIIA)
announces the opening of its
fifth annual Vision K-20 Survey.
Sponsored by the organization’s
Education Division, the Vision
K-20 Survey gives educators
and educational institutions the
opportunity to evaluate their
current technology use in a short,
online survey. A new addition to
the survey asks respondents to
identify what they judge to be the
“ideal” scenario for technology
use. Survey takers can return to
the survey periodically to evaluate
their progress toward the Vision
for K-20 education.
Deadline: May 24, 2012.
Students in grades K-8 can
submit a drawing of what they
want to do when they grow up,
accompanied by a sentence, and
submit it to LenovoDreamToDo.
com to enter this contest. Families,
friends, and fans can vote once
per day on the drawings. Prize: A
classroom makeover valued at up
Deadline: April 16, 2012.