COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education
September 24, 2010
TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction
The recently launched ThinkQuest International Competition 2011 challenges students to solve a real-world problem by applying their critical thinking, communication, and technology skills. Participants may enroll in the following events:
Detailed information on the competition and supporting resources may be found at http://www.thinkquest.org/competition. This is a worldwide competition. Last year Virginia had a winning team from Newport News Public Schools.
If you have questions about this project, please contact Jean Weller, educational technology specialist, at (804) 225-2825 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.