Great Prizes Include:
  • A trip to the 2015 Major League
    Baseball® All-Star Game®: Grand Prize
  • Laptop computers or tablets for students
    and teachers
  • A class visit from Sharon Robinson
  • Class set of Promises to Keep
Prizes Info 2 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
There are TWO ways to enter:
By Mail:
Download the contest entry form and
submit by mail.

The 2015 Breaking Barriers Contest is now closed for entries.
Each teacher can upload his/her students' entries online. Students are not allowed to upload online entries directly.

The 2015 Breaking Barriers Contest is now closed for entries.

Lesson 1: What Are Barriers?

Lesson 2: Values and Barriers

Lesson 3: Essay Organizer

Classroom Poster

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Supports Common Core State Standards
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