Inspiration Software has announced the 25 talented educators who will receive the 2007-2008 Inspired Teacher Scholarships for Visual Learning. The scholarships recognize educators’ "Best Projects" using Inspiration Software’s visual learning software tools. The top honor for "Best Overall Visual Learning Project" scholarship award goes to Kathie Thuillez, a sixth grade social studies teacher at Fort Settlement Middle School in Sugar Land, Texas. All 25 recipients will receive $1,000 to support professional development or new technology for their classrooms in recognition of their creative use of visual learning to help their students think and learn. In addition, Thuillez will receive a bonus of $500 for classroom technology and a $500 personal award for her innovative and creative use of Inspiration. Excerpts from the 25 scholarship recipients’ application essays will be featured in the Inspired Learning Community, Inspiration Software’s online community for educators who want to inspire their students to excel with visual thinking and learning.

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