school's designated Team Coach can CLICK on THIS LINK to download the team registration application.
Instructions are provided in the application. Please note the
strict deadline for team registration. As of 2017, a team
registration fee is required.
is LIMITED to the first 75 registered high school
Registration is OPEN for
team registration for Louisiana High School Technology Challenge 2017.
1. The principal of any Louisiana high school designates a Team Coach to select
a team of up to 15 high school students.
should be a teacher or staff
member of the school who has an active school email
3. The Team Coach
completes the team registration of
the team by mailing the team application form before the designated deadline.
4. The Team Coach
reserves a school
computer lab with Internet access for the
day of the competition and ensures that participating
registered students are excused from classes, just as
they would be if they were to participate in a field trip.
5. As Team Coach,
please ensure that you can communicate by email from email originating
(the "domain" used by the University of Louisiana at
Monroe). In some cases, in past competitions, email
was blocked at some high schools. Contacting your network administrator
can easily remedy this unlikely situation.
6. Check email regularly.
7. Whenever possible, please use email for communication.
Upon completion of the Technology Challenge, please complete the online
survey of this event; this should take just a
Please check the schedule of the event.
For the sake of fairness, the online Technology Challenge has a strict
time limit. The Technology Challenge is scheduled during the morning of the day of the
files may be accessed from a password-protected online team
account by 8:00 AM of that day with a completion deadline by 11:59 AM.
There is a stiff
penalty for late submissions; so, be sure that your team's files
are "uploaded" well before the
directions for uploading your
team's files will be provided.
The most common "key characteristic for success"
reported by previous winning teams of the Technology Challenge
Hopefully, your team will focus on this as well.