Как стать участником конкурса ThinkQuest? - задают нам этот
вопрос школьники. Ярослав Быховский написал маленькую инструкция
специально для этих пытливых учащихся:
1 шаг: Зайти на страницу My ThinkQuest.
2 шаг: Зарегистрироваться (получить логин и пароль)
3-12 шаги: заполнить форму участника конкурса ThinkQuest Internet
Challenge и организовать свою команду:
- заполнить он-лайновую форму, для этого надо найти внизу страницы
следующие слова: Join My ThinkQuest Now:
To join My ThinkQuest, simply fill out our online form.
Once you're done, you can come back to this page to login.
- Login to My ThinkQuest.
- From the main screen choose "ThinkQuest Internet Challenge."
- On the next page you will see the rules regarding student membership.
If you agree to abide by them, click on "Join Internet Challenge as a
- This will take you to a "Participant Profile" form. In this profile, select
languages, skills and other interests. This information will be used in our
database so that other students can search for you based on these criteria.
Once you are done, click on "Save."
- On the next page you can either go back and edit your newly created
profile or you can click on "Complete Consent Form." Let's assume that you
click on the Consent Form link. The Parent/Guardian consent form should
now be displayed. At this point you should either have a parent/guardian
complete the form online, or you can print the form to have them send it to
ThinkQuest. Let's assume that the form is completed, they choose "I Agree"
and then click on "Save."
- On the next page, choose "Select Your School."
Our database will try to find a possible matches for you. If you find your
school, you can click on it's name and it will be added. If you do not find
your school, you should click on the "Add" button to add your school to our
- Now you can choose either "Participant Search" or "Create A Team."
Participant Search allows you to specify criteria and find other students who
match that criteria. When you get the results you can either click on the
username and see that student's profile or you can click on Send Message to
send a My ThinkQuest message to that student.
- If you already know some participants and are planning to form a team,
only one of you should complete this step. The idea is that one of you will
create the team and then invite others to join it. In the middle screen you are
asked to complete the following information: Category, Title, Proposal, and
Web Server account type. The Proposal should describe what your
entry will be about. Once you have completed this information, click on
- The Middle screen will now show a table with information on your new
team. From this page you can either click on the Team Number to change
information such as Title, Description, etc., or "Edit" under MEMBERS. This
will take you to a page where you can invite students and coaches to join
your team. To do this, you should type in the persons My ThinkQuest
username and click on "Create Invitation."
The next time that the person logs in they will get your invitation as a My
ThinkQuest message and if they accept it, they will automatically be added to
- Once all of your team information is complete, the STATUS column in
the center screen will read "Ready to Submit." Click on this link and then on
the Submit button. Your team's information will be screened within two
weeks and once screened, all members will receive approval notification via
e-mail. After your team has been approved, your team's web server account
will be created and team members will receive another message with login,
password and instructions to reach the server".
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