SILICON VALLEY, CA--The Realize Science Technology Grant for Agriculture in the Classroom will award $5,000 worth of cutting edge science education equipment to K-12 teachers across the U.S. this spring.
Those awarded the grant will receive new hand-held video microscopes with software to take still pictures, video, time lapse movies, etc. The grant is sponsored by STR - School Technology Resources (http://www.schooltr.com) who is looking for creative, innovative and educationally valuable uses of hand-held video microscopes in integrating agriculture in the classroom for this competitive grant based on the quality and value of the submissions.
Applications and details are now available online at: http://schooltr.com/Teacher_Resources/realize_science_grant.html. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2011. Notification of grant awards will be sent out by April 15, 2011.