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June 3, 2011
The TRIO Quest Blog is yours! Don’t hesitate to Comment or ask Questions.

June 6, 2011
Register as a Coach in order for your students to participate in TRIO Quest 2011 Here’s how.

June 7, 2011
NEW! Google Guides for DigiMedia, DigiSites, and DigiText are now available. Just follow the links to the activity of your choice, choose the option that best fits your program, and follow the steps. You’ll have students working on content in no time!

June 14, 2011
Updated pages! Find one page that provides everything to register, create, and submit for DigiMedia, DigiSites, and DigiText. All essential links on one page to get started, get going, and get submitted!

June 27, 2011
For more points in DigiText, be sure to add image captions to your images. Check the Rubric to see details on captions.

June 30, 2011
For DigiSites citation and references, look to the 2010 Winners to see how they cited on page and on a Reference page. Good stuff to follow.

July 7, 2011
Many of you are beginning to submit your entries! Woot!Woot! Don’t forget to check spelling! Mispelled (woops!) misspelled words can take away judging points!

July 8, 2011
Google images usually are not free from copyright nor do they belong to Google! If you cite an image you found on Google, 1) it doesn’t belong to Google so don’t cite it as a “Google image”, and 2) your DigiText will be disqualified if the image is copyrighted as DigiText requires original images or copyright free images.

January 30, 2012
TRIO Quest 2012 introduces WEBINARS to teach you the 2012 process and changes. Go to http://uwtrio.org/trioquest/webinars/ often to view frequent publications of bi-weekly webinars through April 2012!

February 14, 2012
To learn Pre-Production, Production, and Post-Production video tips, check this out! Vimeo Video School! Click on Video 101. This is an amazing resource.

May 10, 2012
For nice resources on Digital Storytelling, go to http://depts.washington.edu/triolive/wordpress/ttt/archives/948.

May 25, 2012
For anyone looking for a project based activity that could be adapted to a TRIO Quest activity, be sure to check out the curriculum developed around The Hunger Games at http://www.edutopia.org/stw-project-based-learning-best-practices-guide. There is a lot here to work with!