Convert Your Two Cents into Big Bucks
Maybe you’re one of the rising breed of people itching to bust through the barriers of traditional learning and explore the uncharted waters of open education. If so, you’ve probably got tons to say about this exciting new educational option. Perfect, because I have some fantastic and potentially-profitable news for you.
Apparently, the government is getting caught up in all the excitement. And to prove it, Uncle Sam is co-sponsoring the Why Open Education Matters Competition. To enter, you just have to do the YouTube thing and create a video. In this case, the video must showcase your vision of the benefits and potential of open education. This is a great deal all around. I mean, here’s your big chance to put your two cents in about a very timely topic. And you get a shot at winning a hefty $25,000 grand prize awarded for the best video. Prize money will be on hand for the runners-up, too.
Hollywood’s getting into the act by supplying an illustrious group of judges for the event. Among them are Academy Award-winning director and producer Davis Guggenheim, writer Anya Kamenetz, and James Franco.
If you’ve got something to say about open education, this event definitely is where your voice will be heard loud and clear. Who knows? You might find yourself up to $25,000 richer. Participating could even launch your filmmaking career. It could happen. So check it out.
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