NC TSA Western Region Conference
The North Carolina Technology Student Association (NC-TSA) will hold its Western Region Conference virtually in February. Judging will occur February 15 - 22 online.
The Technology Student Association (TSA) is a national non-profit organization devoted exclusively to the needs of elementary, middle and high school students with a dedicated interest in technology. Assisting TSA's 300,000 plus student members is a strong support system of educators, alumni, parents and business leaders who believe in the importance of a technologically literate society.
Volunteers do not have to be technology gurus! We can utilize individuals with different talents and skills. Judges will be given a rating form that describes the minimal criteria to evaluate and the number of possible points a contestant can receive i.e., judging Prepared Presentation will be based on the following criteria:
|Presentation introduction||10 pts||Knowledge of materials||15 pts|
|Organization||15 pts||Stage presence||10 pts|
|Voice /Language||10 pts||Audio / Visual Materials||10 pts|
|Conclusion||10 pts||Transitions||10 pts|
We have several types of events, static displays, and active and competitive events where finalists must make a presentation. (Please review the event descriptions.) Beginning February 15th, judges will be able to access a private portal and judge events. Although we cannot predict how long it will take to judge an event, we are asking that you be willing, if possible, to commit two hours of your time to this process. Please review the tentative event schedule to plan your day.
Volunteers are desired for all categories. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.
Competition Overview for Middle School Events
Competition Overview for High School Events
Please complete the Judges Registration online form. You will be contacted to advise you of the scheduled time for judge's orientation, please review the tentative agenda of this conference.
Thank you in advance for your assistance.
The NCTSA Leadership Team