FALL SHOWCASE FAQ
How does the school register to attend?
Schools must register online by Oct. 30. There is no cost to register or attend. Google STLP and find the
link to Register Online for an event.
What groups of students compete at Fall Showcase?
Cyber Shorts Service: one student presents a resume and is interviewed to film and produce the State video
Engineer Service: one student presents a resume, references, and is interviewed for technical positions
Ky National Guard: one student applies to be on a team to set up satellite at State
Live Reporting Service: one student presents a resume and is interviewed for a position on a team at State
Production Company Service: one student presents a resume and is interviewed for the State camera crew
Showcase Project: One to four students create and present the project for Level One Judges
Twitter Service: one student presents a resume and is interviewed for a position to Tweet at State
What are the Showcase dates and sites?
November 7 Murray State University Showcase, Curris Center
November 8 University of Kentucky Showcase, Student Center Ballroom
November 13 University of Louisville Showcase, Student Activities Center
November 15 Northern Kentucky University Showcase, Student Activities Center
November 20 The Center for Rural Development, Somerset
November 27 Morehead State University Showcase, Adron Doran University Center
November 28 Eastern Kentucky Exposition Center Showcase, Pikeville
December 6 Western Kentucky University Showcase, Diddle Arena
How do I keep informed about the event?
Please join the STLP listserv to receive updated information about STLP events.
What does the schedule look like?
Possible schedule at most sites: Showcase times below are local time of the regional site.
9:00-10:00 Judges arrive for final training and begin paper work
9:30-9:50 Registration, check in by schools
9:30-10:00 Students report to set up or report for an interview
10:00-12:00 Judging of all categories by judges
10:00-12:00 Showcase is open to the public for visitors, so schools need students at the table
Students eat lunch and depart back to the school
12:00-2:00 Judging team continues to work and complete required paper work
What can you do to prepare students?
Make sure all competing students read and understand the rubric and are prepared for any interviews.
Should beginning STLP students and a new STLP school attend Fall Showcase?
They would benefit attending and seeing other student leaders demonstrating technology.
New STLP schools, new coordinators and beginning STLP students are welcome to attend for the learning experience.
How do I plan for food while at STLP Showcase?
Food for purchase is at most sites. Schools may also bring in a sack lunch at every site. Coolers for food and drinks are
Many of the college campuses have student centers in which your students may eat. We consider this an educational
experience since students will be interacting with others on campus.
Some schools like to eat at a food establishment while on the way back to school.
When is the deadline to register online?
Deadline to register to attend a showcase is Oct. 30.
*To gain a table and set up at time to be judged, a school must register online and provide a judge. Due to large numbers that register,
a late school could be turned away from their first choice showcase site.
Where do I go to register?
Go to the STLP web site located on the Ky Dept. Education website. Search off the main STLP page for
the link to REGISTER ONLINE.