Honoring Innovative Educators, Seeking More

Today Microsoft announced that 44 innovative educators from 15 states across the U.S. were selected as first round finalists to attend its 2012 Partners in Learning Forum on July 31-August 1. The teachers will showcase their trailblazing lesson plans that incorporate technology in and beyond the classroom at the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, Washington. Learn more about the first round winning projects on the TeachTec blog.

Educators have until May 15 to apply to be one of the 100 selected to participate. At the event, finalists will compete to represent the U.S. at the PiL Global Forum in Athens, Greece later this year. Application details can be found here.