How to Avoid Disqualification in ExploraVision
This web seminar took place on January 7, 2014, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. eastern
standard time. The presenters were Rachael Schmidt, Program Manager of ExploraVision
at NSTA; Heidi Walter, a teacher at John Ross Elementary School in Edmond, Oklahoma;
and Pat Killian, a teacher at The Alternative School for Math and Science in Corning,
In this program the presenters shared details on the ExploraVision competition and
provided tips to help teams comply with the rules for submission. Ms. Schmidt introduced
participants to the history and components of the competition, then described the
prizes that teams can potentially win. Ms. Killian and Ms. Walter reviewed the competition
rules, provided tips for meeting formatting guidelines, and shared insights from
their own experiences coaching winning teams. Ms. Schmidt wrapped up the seminar
by discussing the judging process at the regional and national levels.
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A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants' My PD Record and Certificate area in the NSTA Learning Center
for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.
Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions,
and a job well done!
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Underwritten by Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision