News
 
The news on the Follett Challenge is big! Here are the latest releases to keep you up to date. Below you’ll find links to recent media stories on the Challenge.  For the latest, up to the minute news on the Follett Challenge like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/follettchallenge.
 


News Releases
 
04/30/2015 Follett Challenge Announces 2015 Winners
02/13/2015 Follett Challenge Reveals Semifinalists, People's Choice Winners
12/10/2014 Follett Challenge Deadline Set for Jan. 9
10/02/2014 Follett Launches New Follett Challenge: Empowering Innovation
04/14/2014 Follett Announces Follett Challenge Winners
02/03/2014 Follett Hosts Facebook Chats to Answer Entrants Questions
12/03/2013 Follett Challenge Announces Judges 
10/01/2013 Follett Challenge to Recognize K-12 Innovation at 15 Schools 
02/06/2013 Follett Challenge Helps Schools Share their Innovation with the World
12/14/2012 Deadline to Enter Follett Challenge is Jan. 4
11/29/2012 Follett Challenge Shares 'Secrets' for a Winning Entry
10/11/2012 Follett Challenge Announces Judges for $200K Contest
09/17/2012 Follett Challenge Returns to Reward Innovative Schools
06/23/2011 Follett Challenge Highlights Positive Impact of Libraries on Student Achievement
01/01/2011 Calling All Librarians-Follett is Putting You To the Test
   

Media Coverage & Blogs

05/13/2015 O'Neill Middle School Challenge Wins $60,000 Grand Prize
mySuburbanLife.com
05/07/2015 ACHS Wins Follett Challenge People's Choice Award
Shore News Today
05/06/2015 The Sting of Rejection
Mighty Little Librarian
04/30/2015 Follett Challenge Announces 2015 Winners--Gamification Projects Takes Grand Prize
Internet@Schools
04/30/2015 Follett Challenge Announces 2015 Winners
KLTV, FOX19, The State Journal
04/30/2015 Downers Grove Middle School Wins $60,000 Grand Prize In National Education Challenge
Bugle Newspapers
04/30/2015 Illinois Middle School Wins 2015 Follett Challenge
School Library Journal
04/30/2015 Downers Grove School Wins $60,000 For Innovative Reading Program
Chicago Tribune
03/16/2015 Maker Librarians Bring It To SXSWEdu 2015
School Library Journal
03/06/2015 Valley Stream: People's Choice Winners
Newsday
03/06/2015 Follett Announced the Three Semifinalists for the 2015 Follett Challenge
School Library Journal
03/03/2015 Gering High School Wins $8,000 in Follett Challenge
Starherald.com
03/03/2015 'Gamefication' Engages O'Neill Students, Win $30K
mySuburbanLife.com
03/01/2015 US Navigating the World of "Robo" Investment in Technology
The Gulf Today
02/24/2015 Innovation is Alive and Well - The Proof is Evident in the Follett Challenge
Follett Challenge Blog
02/24/2015 Downers Grove School Wins $30K in Supplies for Reading Challenge
Chicago Tribune
02/24/2015 Keller ISD's Tech Ninjas Become Ambassadors of Technology
Keller Citizen | Star-Telegram
02/23/2015 O'Neill Middle Schools Wins $30,000 as Follett Challenge Semifinalist
Bugle Newspapers
02/19/2015 O'Neill Wins $30,000 as Follett Challenge Semifinalist
Woodridge Patch
02/14/2015 Follett Challenge Reveals Semifinalists
EdNet Insights
02/05/2015 Votes Are In, GHS Looking Good
Gering Courier
02/02/2015 Franklin Porter Graham Third Grade Constructs Spaceships in Follett Challenge
DailyTarheel.com
01/30/2015 Follett Challenge: Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Needs Your Vote TODAY!
ABC 3340 TV
01/26/2015 Exira-EHK Science Dept. Enters Contest to Win up to $60K
KJAN Radio Atlantic
01/26/2015 Local School Participating in Follett Challenge
ABC 3340 TV
01/26/2015 Gering High Taking the Follett Challenge
KOTA TV
01/26/2015 Follett Challenge: Local School Enters National Video Contest
The News Herald
01/25/2015 Local Elementary Needs Your Online Votes in Thousand Dollar Challenge
Fox54 WFXG TV
01/24/2015 Empowering Innovation: Building Community and the Intriguing Follett Challenge
Archives Info
01/23/2015 Vote to Help O'Neill Win up to $60,000 in Follett Challenge
Downers Grove Patch and Woodridge Patch
01/22/2015 Chenango Forks Elementary Competing for a Grant
Fox40 WICZ TV and News Channel 34
01/21/2015 Gering High School Vies to Win Follett Challenge
Star Herald and Gering Citizen
01/21/2015 District 24 Seeks Community Votes in Contest
Valley Stream Herald
01/21/2015 Sidney High School Library Seeking Community's Votes
Sidney Daily News
01/21/2015 MLIS Alum Brings Library on Wheels to Displaced Middle School Students
iSchool News
01/21/2015 Schools Need Help to Win Prize
Henry County Local
01/20/2015 Burbank School District 111 Competes in Follett Challenge
Oak Lawn Patch
01/20/2015 Now Showing: Woodstown Middle School Submits Multimedia Video to Win $30K
New Jersey Online
01/20/2015 Stow-Munroe Falls School District Needs Your Vote
Stow Patch
01/20/2015 Follett Challenge
Atlantic City High School
01/20/2015 Antwerp School Needs Help to Win $60,000 Prize
Paulding Progress
01/19/2015 Follett Challenge 2015
Mighty Little Librarian
01/19/2015 Vote for Senior Cat Hoyt in the Follett Challenge
Burlington High School Principal's Blog
01/19/2015 Vote for Parker-Varney in the Follett Challenge
Manchester School District Announcements
01/15/2015 Selman Intermediate Seeking Community's Votes in $200K National Education Contest
The Sealy News
01/15/2015 Dover-Sherborn Middle School Enters Follett Challenge
Dover-Sherborn Press
01/13/2015 Joliet Township High School Seeking Community's Votes As Part of $200K National Education Contest
Chicago Tribune
01/09/2015 We Are All Winners
Follett Challenge
12/22/2014 $200,000 Follett Challenge Deadline Set for Jan. 9
eSchool News
12/09/2014 Follett Challenge: Why Not You?
School Library Journal
11/17/2014 226 Flavors of Innovation (a.k.a. Follett Challenge Retrospective)
Follett Challenge
11/09/2014 It's the Journey: Even If I Don't Win This Challenge, I Am The Richer For Entering
Follett Challenge
10/14/2014 Insider Insights: How to Win the Follett Challenge
EduTalk Radio
10/14/2014 Follett Challenge: Winning Stories
School Library Journal
10/13/2014 It's Time To Share Your Story of Innovation
The Library Voice
Share How Your School is Innovating and Win $200K in Prizes
The Cornerstone for Teachers
10/07/2014 4th Annual Follett Challenge - Empowering Innovation - Launched
No Shelf Required
10/01/2013 $200,000 Contest Seeks to Reward Leading Examples of 21st Century Teaching
TeachThought
Follett to Award $200,000 in 21st Century Learning Challenge
t.h.e. JOURNAL
09/19/2013 Follett Challenge Winner Earns National Library of the Year Award
mLive
09/26/2013 Blogger Joyce Valenza features Follett Challenge Winners
School Library Journal
10/24/2012 Seeking Top 21st Century Teaching
District Administration
10/22/2012 Follett Challenge Doubles Prizes Awards 
t.h.e. JOURNAL
10/14/2012 I Challenge You! 
The Candid Librarian
10/04/2012 The Annual Follett Challenge
Follett Podcast
09/27/2012 Enter the Follett Challenge; Win $200K in Follett Goods
School Library Journal
11/05/2011 Follett Challenge entries are a source of Inspiration
EduBlogs
11/05/2011 Follett $100k Challenge Winners Announced
School Library Journal
11/04/2011 Ocoee Elementary Media Center Snags Top Honor in Follett Challenge
West Orlando News
School to go on $15k book binge
Blue Ridge Now Times-News
11/02/2011 Flat Rock Middle Finished Third in National Follett Challenge
HVille Scoop
San Antonio Middle School to Benefit from Library Makeover
San Antonio Business Journal
10/31/2011 Follett Challenge:  A Journey
The Candid Librarian
10/20/2011 Flat Rock Middle School Named National Follett Challenge Finalist
HVille Scoop
09/28/2011 Eisenhower MS Takes the Follett Challenge
P16 Plus
09/19/2011 Swan Valley High School Finalist in Contest to win up to $35,000 for Library
mLive
08/19/2011 School Library Needs Votes
The Intelligencer
08/17/2011 Jersey City Charter School in Running for Grant of up to $35k to Improve Library
Jersey City Independent