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2007 U.S. Innovative Teachers Forum: Rewarding 21st Century Learning Teams

Each year the Innovative Teachers Forum recognizes outstanding examples of collaborating educators focused on improving student outcomes in the 21st century.  Based on applications that reflect excellence in teacher collaboration and elements of 21st century learning, 25 learning teams will be selected for recognition.  Up to four educators from each team, including the school principal, will be invited to attend the event on September 27 – 28 at the Microsoft Corporate Campus in Redmond, Washington.

As an attendee, you would receive the following benefits:

  • Paid airfare, hotel and other travel expenses on behalf of your school*
  • Recognition for your team’s outstanding work
  • The chance to network with leading educators
  • Professional growth through learning projects

Apply now at www.microsoft.com/innovativeteachers

*certain conditions apply. See application website for details.