Friday, October 1, 2010

How Do I Become President? - Infographic Contest

Kids.gov and Challenge.gov together are hosting an infographic creation contest for kids. To enter the contest students have to create an infographic that explains the process of becoming President of the United States. The contest appears to be open to all K-12 students. The winner of the contest will receive $2,500 and the winning infographic will be reproduced for distribution to schools across the US. The deadline for entries is November 3. Read all of the contest rules and requirements here.

Thanks to Cool Infographics for the notice about this contest.

Applications for Education
The How Do I Become President infographic contest could be a good opportunity for teachers of Social Studies and teachers of graphic design to work together.

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