Samsung Opens K-12 Classroom Grants
Document camera maker Samsung Techwin has launched a new grant program for K-12 schools in the United States.
Called "Focus on Learning," the grant program is offering 50 high-end document cameras--the Samsung 850DX--to K-12 teachers based on need. The 850DX, which normally sells for about $900, offers XGA resolution, a 14x optical zoom and 3x digital zoom, 20 FPS motion, and USB connectivity.
All K-12 teachers in the United States are eligible to apply for the classroom grants. The deadline is June 15.
Further information can be found here.
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