Today registration opens for the 2016-2017 Toshiba/National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) ExploraVision competition. Sponsored by Toshiba and administered by NSTA, the ExploraVision program challenges participants to use problem-solving, critical thinking and collaboration skills to build solutions to common issues found in every day life. Student participants will have a chance to win a number of great prizes, including $10,000 U.S. Series EE Savings Bonds (at maturity). Registration is now open until February 6, 2017 at ExploraVision.org.
Student teams of two to four (with a teacher and optional adult mentor) compete in groups based on their grade levels: primary (K-3), upper elementary (4-6), middle level (7-9), and high school (10-12). This year, ExploraVision is offering special incentives and resources for teachers to help them integrate the competition into their curricula. To celebrate the 25thanniversary of ExploraVision, the top 25 teachers who submit more than 25 eligible online entries will receive a science and technology-related gifts. For more information, visit http://www.exploravision.org/prizes.