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Information for lesson "Science Talent Search Intel®, Google etc"
Description: A science fair is generally a competition where contestants present their science project results in the form of a report, display board, and models that they have created. Science fairs allow students in grade schools and high schools to compete in science and/or technology activities. Although writing assignments that take a long time to complete and require multiple drafts are fairly common in US schools, large projects in the sciences (other than science fairs) are rare. Science fairs also provide a mechanism for students with intense interest in the sciences to be paired with mentors from nearby colleges and universities, so that they can get access to instruction and equipment that the local schools could not provide.
Resources: OpenCourseware from Intel, Google, Khan Academy, MIT, UC Berkeley, Stanford along with many of the World's finest University's.
Other information: http://goo.gl/scYnyG
Professors: Ebenezer Appiah, Michael Williams, Ankush Dharkar
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