Google in search for winners

4th November 2005 at 00:00
Google has challenged 4,000 schoolchildren in the London area to design a doodle for its logo. The competition will kick-start its education activities and help to spread the word that it is more than just a search engine.

"Google has become a key teaching tool in classrooms; for example, Google Maps has let them discover the world in a whole new way," said Nikesh Arora, vice president of European Operations.

The winner gets an interactive whiteboard and projector for their class, and an invite to the opening of the Googleplex on November 16.

Google's webmaster and Doodle guru Dennis Hwang - the man responsible for all the cool "mastheads" - will judge the entries.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now