This Web Seminar took place on November 17, 2010 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Presenting was Brian Short from NSTA and Kathy Baham from Fairmont Private School in
Anaheim, CA. The presenters provided an overview of the ExploraVision program and instructions on how to use the website to register teams.
The presenter provided information on the basic components of ExploraVision program with an emphasis on using the ExploraVision website to access information about past competitions, register teams for the upcoming competition, and how to access resources for the classroom. Members of the NSTA and Toshiba teams attended the program and Miz Fischer assisted by answering participants’ questions on the chat window.
Twenty-two (22) participants were present at the live Web Seminar in addition to the presenters and NSTA staff. Participating educators represented the states of Arizona, California, Georgia,
Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma,
Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.
Seminar participants received a one year subscription to one of NSTA’s SciGuides. A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants My Transcript area in the NSTA Learning Center for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.
Here are some comments provided by the participants at the end of the Web Seminar:
- “Good information into ExploraVision. I attended the webinar because I might be asked to be a mentor at some time and this was a good introduction.”
- “I am interested in participating and needed more information.”
- “The "walk-through" of the website was very helpful and will allow me to navigate more efficiently. Also, the opportunity to ask individual questions was extremely helpful.”
- “I received assistance in how to submit student entries for the competition.”
Thanks to the participants and the presenters for the learning opportunity, the interactions, and a job well done!
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