Elementary, Middle and High Schools Awarded for Math and Science Excellence
Subject: General Tech | May 30, 2007 - 02:23 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 30, 2007 Intel Corporation today honored six U.S. schools with a 2007 Intel Schools of Distinction Award. The annual awards recognize schools for implementing innovative math and science programs. The Intel Foundation and sponsoring companies distribute $1 million in grants and awards to winning schools.
"Math and science skills are more important than ever, both to an individual's success and our country," said Brenda Musilli, Intel's director of education. "Each winner of a 2007 Intel Schools of Distinction Award has demonstrated a successful commitment to math and science results. We honor these schools for their dedication to academic excellence and for serving as role models to educational institutions across the nation."