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  • Meet the Our School Needs Judges: Charles Best - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/11/03/meet-the-our-school-needs-judges-charles-best.aspx

    As a former teacher and founder and CEO of DonorsChoose.org , a website that helps public school teachers throughout the country find funding for school projects, Charles Best understands how schools struggle to provide their students with what they need to succeed. That's why we asked him to help...
  • Drumroll Please...The Our School Needs Winner is... - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/11/10/drumroll-please-the-our-school-needs-winner-is.aspx

    Well, it's official! The Our School Needs contest has come to an end, and the votes have all been tabulated. Our grand prize winner is Greenfield Hebrew Academy from Atlanta, GA . Their entry, "Roof Right Now" featured a well-crafted essay detailing the leaky liability over their heads...
  • Almost to the finish line - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/11/05/almost-to-the-finish-line.aspx

    The last few days of the Our School Needs contest are upon us! The fifteen finalists have done an incredible job rallying support from their communities, but they still need your help as they approach the finish line. Please vote throughout the weekend, up until 11:59pm on Sunday. You are allowed to...
  • A big thank you to all that entered Our School Needs! - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/11/01/a-big-thank-you-to-all-that-entered-our-school-needs.aspx

    As you may know, the judges have made their decision and the finalists are now posted on the Our School Needs website . With so many wonderful entries, the Bing Education Team had a tremendous challenge selecting the editorial picks that would join the top-rated entries to become the Our School Need...
  • A look back at Our School Needs - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/11/16/a-look-back-at-our-school-needs.aspx

    I had the pleasure of visiting Oakland International High School yesterday, and speaking with the teachers and students there following their big 1st place win in the high school category. This amazing little school of 300 students is filled with young students from all corners of the globe. Each of...
  • Rallying a community to your cause: Reno’s Beck Elementary’s journey to the OSN finals - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/12/21/rallying-a-community-to-your-cause-reno-s-beck-elementary-s-journey-to-the-osn-finals.aspx

    Last night, we hosted a Twitter party about giving during the holiday season. It's a chance for us to connect with teachers, parents, and others that are passionate about education and charity. We go back and forth, sharing our thoughts about what charities we like, how we "bring learning home," and...
  • The 15 finalists for Our School Needs - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/29/the-15-finalists-for-our-school-needs.aspx

    It wasn't easy, but this morning our judges chose 15 extraordinary submissions to move on to the final voting round of the Our School Needs contest. And the finalists are: Grades 10-12 #1: Science Old School Style from Trinity Christian School (Williston, North Dakota) Unsafe equipment and...
  • Vote for OSN finalists and earn $3 from Donorschoose.org - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/28/every-finals-vote-3-from-donorschoose-org.aspx

    Starting tomorrow, October 29th, people across the country will begin voting for the 15 finalists in the Our School Needs contest, and help determine which school will win the grand prize ($100,000!) But for hundreds, if not thousands, of teachers and students across the country, a vote for Our School...