This program is designed to encourage lesson sharing amongK-12 educators via the Hitachi Software online Educators Resource Center. A strongsupporter of open educator resources, Hitachi Software will offer prizes to the10 most interactive and educational lesson plans, as determined by athird-party panel of judges. Teachers shouldvisit the Educators Resource Centeronline and upload their lesson plan designed to optimize the use of aninteractive whiteboard and/or LCD projector. Lesson plans will be judged on five criteria: Interactivity (35percent), Educational Quality (30 percent), Presentation (20 percent),Creativity (10 percent), and Multiple Lessons Submitted (5 percent). Atthe end of the entry period, a third-party panel of judges will choose 10prizewinners. One lucky first place winner will receive a Hitachi 50″ PlasmaTV. One second place winner will receive a Hitachi 42″ Plasma TV. Three thirdplace winners will receive a Hitachi Hybrid 8GB camcorder. Five fourthplace winners will receive a Hitachi Software StarBoard BT-2G wireless freedomtablet.

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