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News | November 23, 2010

AAAS/Subaru Essay Writing Competition


Are you interested in attending one of the best conferences to learn about cutting edge science and science education?  Tell AAAS how you use nonfiction in the science classroom for the 2011 AAAS/Subaru Essay Writing Competition and you could win a trip to the 2011 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC —free of charge!

Now in its eighth year, the AAAS/Subaru Essay Writing Competition offers K-12 teachers the opportunity to share their knowledge on designing science lesson plans and integrating science trade books into the classroom. This year, the competition seeks entries that describe methods for teaching through the support of nonfiction science literature books. Awards will be presented at the 2011 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

Check out the awards for the 5 best essays!  Awards include:

  • A deluxe package to the 2011 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, that includes registration fees and general expenses.
  • An opportunity to submit an essay for publication.
  • A one-year subscription to Science Books and Films review journal (SB&F).

Be sure to check out the previous year's winners.  You can find more information about this year’s contest on the AAAS site.

Don't miss this opportunity. Submissions are due Monday, December 13, 2010.  Share your knowledge!