Award: NCWIT Aspirations in Computing

Applications Now Open for High School Girls, Educators, and College Students! The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors high school women who are active and interested in computing and technology, and encourages them to pursue their passions. This multi-tiered competition includes recognition at the national and local levels, serving all 50 states, the …

Conference: MoneyPower from W!seNY

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Student Essay Contest from NEFE’s CashCourse

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What is your biggest financial goal? Submit an essay that describes your financial goal, why it is important to you, and what you will do to reach that goal. Prizes: 1 grand prize winner – $1,500 1 second place winner – $750 4 runners up – $250 each The contest ends October 31, 2016. Submit …

Apps You Could Be Using: Canva

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I’m a big fan of Canva – this website allows your students to design anything without having any coding or Photoshop skills. Canva is an industry tool. While using Canva in my Introduction to Business course, of my Sophomores explained how his sister, a marketing consultant, uses Canva every week to produce professional looking graphics. …

Guest bloggers are coming!

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We have been working hard to bring you insights from some talented and experienced educators in business, technology, and more! In the coming months, we’ll be sharing their blog posts. If you are interested in sharing a blog post, please let us know HERE. We’d love to share original content, or re-launch something previously written. …

MassCUE conference registration is open!

Register Now The annual technology conference, Global Connections, Digital Learning is taking place in less than 6 weeks! Where:  Gillette Stadium When:  October 19 & 20, 2016 Keynote:  Dr. Dallas Dance, Superintendent of Schools, Baltimore Public Schools Featured Speakers:  Sherry Gick, Matt Miller, Allison Mollica, Dr. Kecia Ray, and Jessica Ross Schedule of workshops Conference …

Jump$tart National Educator Conference Scholarships

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Don’t forget! There are several scholarship opportunities for the Jump$tart National Educator Conference in Dallas on November 5th-7th. The deadlines are fast approaching. Carefully read the criteria, deadlines and conditions of the scholarships which vary and are set by the sponsoring organization. Information on each scholarship is on Jump$tart’s site, or individually: Visa (Sept.15 deadline) National Endowment for …

Help a Teacher! Textbook request

We received this message from an MBEA member. Can anyone help? Colleagues,  I use the book Hospitality and Tourism, by Karen Silva and Debra Howard, published by Glencoe (2006), in my classroom.  The book is out of print and the school budget does  not have funds to purchase a set of new books.   I …

Why do you need the NBEA?

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keyingIN – Interview Opportunity

keyingIN is seeking to interview 4-6 business educators whose FBLA or DECA chapters consistently succeed at national competitions. The purpose is to create an article that shares accumulated wisdom about success stories, including “what it takes to win.” Interviews will be conducted by phone or email (whichever is more convenient for you) September 12-16. Please …

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