Students from Rome were honored by their school. Liceo Giulio Cesare, for their winning sites created during the Global Virtual Classroom Web Contest. Year 1 students received an Award of Merit for their work on the site "Military Families". [Read PDF] Years 2, 3, and 4 students won a Gold Award for their "Rhyme and Rhythm" site. [Read PDF] With encouragement from teacher Maria Pia Genovese, these students not only collaborated with students in other countries, but also within their own school since they were from different classes.
Announcement from the school can be read here: http://www.liceogiuliocesare.it/pagina.asp?pagina=virtualclassroom in the original Italian, or accessed from this PDF translated into English which mentions their Silver Award from the previous year's contest.