Roseville, Calif. – April 12, 2016 - With modern sensor technologies and software tools, teachers can empower students to go far beyond memorizing facts and approach learning as scientists do. From now through June 2, 2016, U.S. K–12 teachers can enter to win a prize package of eight Wireless Temperature Sensors and the award-winning SPARKvue® science learning application in the “Reimagine the Classroom” daily giveaway from PASCO® Scientific, a leader in 21st century science education.
Teachers can visit pasco.com/wireless to enter. They can also receive additional entries by signing up for PASCO Scientific’s newsletter, sharing the giveaway with friends, or following PASCO on Twitter or Facebook. One teacher will be chosen daily, Monday through Friday, to win one of the 50 prize packages, valued at over $600 each. The “Reimagine the Classroom” giveaway is open to U.S.-based teachers who are employed at an educational institution. All entries must be received by 12 midnight Pacific time on June 2. The final drawing will be held June 3.
“Every day, in classrooms across the country, teachers are working diligently to create active learning environments where students can work creatively and collaboratively to explore scientific discovery,” said Steven Korte, CEO of PASCO Scientific. “We developed this giveaway to provide teachers with new opportunities to reimagine classroom learning and unleash students’ imaginations. Using PASCO’s wireless sensors and SPARKvue for data collection, analysis, and visualization, teachers and students can bring science to life and reveal otherwise invisible phenomena. These activities connect students with their world, while deepening their understanding of scientific concepts.”