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  • Still time to enter Our School Needs! Check out these fun brainstorming ideas - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/13/still-time-to-enter-our-school-needs-check-out-these-fun-brainstorming-ideas.aspx

    The last day to enter the Our School Needs contest is just around the corner (October 22nd), but there's still plenty of time to put together a great submission that could win your school $100,000! If you haven't submitted yet, and are having trouble finishing the phrase, "Our school needs _____________...
  • Insider Tips: What’s the best way to tell the world what your school needs? - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/08/insider-tips-what-s-the-best-way-to-tell-the-world-what-your-school-needs.aspx

    Your entry is comprised of three parts: an essay; 3 to 5 pictures, and an optional video. Here are some tips to get you thinking about how you would like to tell your story: Tip #1: "Our School Needs": The Story Everyone loves a good story. So, what's your school's story? How can you help people...
  • Webinar - Our School Needs Q&A with Liz - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/15/webinar-our-school-needs-q-amp-a-with-liz.aspx

    In a webinar last week, Liz teamed up with Melanie Duppins from DonorsChoose.org to answer teachers’ questions about the Our School Needs contest — everything from how to produce an eye-catching submission to whether a single school can submit two entries. Since some of you out there...
  • Change the World - Vote for Your Favorite Imagine Cup Team - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2011/06/08/vote-for-your-favorite.aspx

    CLICK HERE to vote for the team you believe best uses technology to solve the world's toughest problems. Students around the world are combining brain power, teamwork and technology to solve the world’s toughest problems at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup. Today you have a chance to vote for the...
  • Insider Tips: How to take great pictures for Our School Needs - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/14/insider-tips-how-to-take-great-pictures-for-our-school-needs.aspx

    Love to take pictures? Now's your time to shine! Not your thing? That's okay, too. Our School Needs isn't a photo competition - it's about showing the world that your school really needs something. Of course, a nice picture, one that "tells a story," can help you make your case...
  • Insider Tips: How to make a great video - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/15/insider-tips-how-to-make-a-great-video.aspx

    If you've already decided on what to ask for in the Our School Needs contest, and how to ask for it , and decided to submit a video, and stitched your name on the back of your director's chair (let's call that Tip #1) - this post's for you. Creating a video is a smart choice. It lets...
  • Video: Josh Groban on Our School Needs - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/19/video-josh-groban-on-our-school-needs.aspx

    Singer Josh Groban swung by Marie Curie Middle School in Queens, NY with brand new instruments from Bing to kickoff the Our School Needs Project. Here's a quick video from the visit. And don't forget; there's only 4 days left to submit an Our School Needs entry!
  • First Bell! Time to submit Our School Needs projects is running out. - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/22/first-bell-time-to-submit-our-school-needs-projects-is-running-out.aspx

    This weekend marks the end of the Our School Needs submission phase. We have received terrific projects from all across the U.S., and we are hoping to see many more over the next two days. It's been great reading your essays and seeing your photos and videos. We are constantly amazed at the creativity...
  • Insider Tips: How to Write an Amazing Essay. - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/11/insider-tips-how-to-write-an-amazing-essay.aspx

    You've got your big idea . You've figured out how to tell the world what your school needs . Now you're ready to create your entry. Today, with the help of some editors, essayists, and others in the field, here are some tips on how to write an especially compelling essay for Our School Needs. Tip...