FAQs

  • Q. Which schools are eligible to participate?
  • A. All publicly financed schools are eligible to participate. Charter schools that derive at least 50% of their operating funds from public sources are also eligible.
  • Q. Do I have to be a STEM teacher?
  • A. No, this contest is open to ALL teachers regardless of the subject taught. However, the topic of this contest does focus on STEM specifically.
  • Q. Does it matter what my class size is?
  • A. No, class size is not a factor.
  • Q. Do I have to break the class up into groups or can this be an exercise for the whole class?
  • A. How you divide your classes is entirely up to you. You should do what works best for your teaching style and the dynamic of your class.
  • Q. What will be included in the Video Kit sent out to the 51 State Finalist teachers?
  • A. Each State Finalist teacher will receive a package consisting of a Samsung camcorder, Samsung laptop, Adobe Element bundle (a combination of video editing
            software and Photoshop) and a quick start guide provided by Adobe to help getting started with the software usage. Each package will also include a copy of the
            Official Rules, an information sheet and all documents which must be completed and returned in order to participate in Phase Three.
  • Q. Do I have to use the products Samsung and Adobe provide for making the video?
  • A. Yes, in order to keep an equal playing field among all participants, the equipment provided needs to be used.
  • Q. Do I have to return the equipment provided?
  • A. No, the State Finalist prize package is yours to keep.
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For questions/concerns please email: solvefortomorrow@samsung.com

No purchase necessary to enter or win in the Samsung "Solve for Tomorrow" Education Contest. Open to legal residents of the 50 US & DC, 21 or older & currently employed as a public school teacher, grades 6-12. Void where prohibited. Contest begins 09/03/13, ends 04/16/2014. For Official Rules and judging criteria, click here.
Sponsor: Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

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