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Competition Deadlines:

Seevak Website Participants:
Schedule of Deadlines 2005-2006 (all dates may be subject to revision by Ms. Freeman, but consider them strict deadlines unless notified otherwise)

There are a number of deadlines that you are required to meet in order to remain in the competition. These are critically important; thus, if you do not meet one of these deadlines, your team is disqualified. I tried to spread these out as logically as possible, and to take into account the end of marking terms, the AP exam schedules, vacations, etc.

Wednesday, December 14

Attend informational meeting about the Seevak competition  

Friday, January 6, 2006

Intent to participate form, with a topic identified and signed by all 3 team members, is due to Ms. Freeman by end of the school day

by Friday, January 13, 2006

Ms. Freeman notifies all teams about faculty and technology advisers

by Friday, January 27, 2006

team should have met with faculty adviser and (separately) with technology adviser to discuss the nature of their research, their concept for their website, etc.

by February 17, 2006

Deadline for all teams to submit a site plan to their technology adviser and their faculty adviser.  Faculty adviser should see evidence of research in process. 

by Friday, March 24, 2006

By this date, the following should be complete:

 
  • all materials to be used on the site should be collected. 
 
  • 50% of the site text should be written
 
  • a thorough design concept—how the site will look visually—should be presented in digital (preferably) or sketch form

All teams should share the aforementioned materials with their faculty adviser and their technology adviser.

by April 7, 2006

Please send Ms. Freeman via e-mail the names and addresses of all individuals you wish to invite to the presentations at Harvard on May 13.

by Monday, April 10, 2006

By this date, the following should be complete:

 
  • 75% of the site should be in place. 
 
  • all material for the site should be scanned and in digital form
 
  • all written text is completed
 
  • all interviews are completed and digitalized
 
  • all major design work complete

during the April breakWork may be conducted in room 307 if there is sufficient demand and access can be provided.  To be announced.

Thursday, April 27, 2006

Every team must submit a CD with their finished site OR must place their finished site on one of the Mac computers or the server in room 307 and notify Ms. Freeman and Ke Zhang.

Sunday, April 30, 2006

Sites available on the learntoquestion.com website for teams to review and make any minor, final corrections.

Wednesday, May 3, 2006

Last date for any final, minor corrections on site (to be submitted to Ke Zhang)

Friday, May 5, 2006

Websites released to the judges for their review.

Thursday, May 11, 2006, 2:30 pm

All teams to meet in room 307 to go to Harvard amphitheater for final presentation rehearsal.

Friday, May 12, 2006, 2:30 p.m.-6:30 pm

Presentation day, followed by a reception for all participants.  Jury meets; announcement of prizes.