The Center for Digital Education is pleased to announce the winners of its 2005 Best of the Web contest and Digital Education Achievement Awards.

BEST OF THE WEB AWARDS:

Top BOW winners in the Higher Education Web site category are:

1st Place:

Truckee Meadows Community College

, Nevada

2nd Place:

Rockhurst University

, Missouri

3rd Place (tie):

Minnesota State University

, Minnesota

3rd Place (tie):

Franklin College of Arts and Sciences

, Georgia

4th Place:

Dallas County Community College

, Texas

5th Place:

Oklahoma City Community College

, Oklahoma

6th Place:

Carroll Community College

, Maryland

Top BOW winners in the K-12 District Web site category are:

1st Place (tie):

DeKalb County School System

, Georgia

1st Place (tie):

Irving Independent School District

, Texas

2nd Place:

San Bernardino City Unified School District

, California

3rd Place:

Indian Prairie School District #204

, Illinois

4th Place:

Las Cruces Public Schools

, New Mexico

DIGITAL EDUCATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS:

Winners in the DEAA Teacher-Focused category:

1st Place:

GAE.org

, Georgia

2nd Place:

BioEd Online

, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas

3rd Place:

Curriculum Mapping

, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minnesota

Honorable Mention:

Bell High Photography

, LAUSD, California

Winners in the DEAA Student-Focused category:

1st Place:

Mrs. Lowe's 4th Grade Class

, Poplar Bluff R-1 Schools, Missouri

2nd Place:

PT3 Student Site

, Illinois Community College Board

Winners in the Integrated Multi-Focus category:

1st Place (tie):

A Journey to a New Land, LIDC- Simon Fraser University

, British Columbia

1st Place (tie):

Into the Canyon

, Ball State University, Indiana

2nd Place:

Digital History

, University of Houston, Texas

3rd Place (tie):

Learning from a Legacy of Hate

, Ball State University, Indiana

3rd Place (tie):

Fossilization Web-Based Learning Environment

, NYIT, New York

4th Place:

goCyberCamp

, Center for 4-H Youth Development, Minnesota

For more information on the awards programs please contact Janet Grenslitt at 916.932.1363 or

jgrenslitt@centerdigitalgov.com

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For more information regarding the Center for Digital Education, please contact Meg Mason at 916.932.1411 or

mmason@centerdigitaled.com

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The 2006 Best of the Web contest will open in April 2006.