About NTHS Mission & Vision Core Values Calendar Staff Stay Connected Job Opportunities School Meals
Admissions Why New Tech
Graduation Requirements College Courses Internships Service Portfolio Road to Success Counseling
Support NTHS Penguin Parent Club Communications to Parents Friends of New Tech Events New Tech Network NVUSD Community Partners
Attendance Bell Schedules Course Catalog Documents and Policies NTHS Library
Center for Excellence CFE Options Tours New Tech Before You Visit
For Staff, Students, Parents
Donate
Home Page Logo

Events

Center for Excellence Events


Each Intro to PBL workshop will gain an overview of Project Based Learning and what it looks like in the classroom and how to start designing or enhancing your first projects. Each one-day workshop will have a theme that will be interwoven through the overall design of projects and with a deeper dive in the afternoon.  Participants may register for an individual workshop, multiple workshops, or receive a discount for registering for all five in the series.

 

Intro to PBL: Driving Questions

 

Date: January 25, 2018

Location: New Technology High School, 920 Yount Street, Napa, CA

Cost: $175/person

Register Here

 

Description: How to craft and use a driving question to drive the content of your project, keep learners focused on the learning outcomes and drive the learning.

Intro to PBL: Authenticity

 

Date: February 13, 2018

Location: New Technology High School, 920 Yount Street, Napa, CA

Cost: $175/person

Register Here

 

Description: Keeping your content connected to your learners and making a real contribution to society. This workshop will help you connect your content to local and global problems or issues to help them deepen their understanding of the content.

Intro to PBL: Assessment Practices

 

Date: February 22, 2018

Location: New Technology High School, 920 Yount Street, Napa, CA

Cost: $175/person

Register Here

 

Description: Understand how to use assessment and feedback during the process of a project for both the individual student and the group. Individual assessment and feedback is an important driver for learners to progress. Develop a culture of feedback and self-assessment practices in your classroom.

 

Intro to PBL: Academic Rigor

 

Date: March 15, 2018

Location: New Technology High School, 920 Yount Street, Napa, CA

Cost: $175/person

Register Here

 

Description: Ensure that learning is always at the core of your projects, tied to standards and demands a depth of knowledge of central concepts. Learners are able to demonstrate content knowledge and demonstrate life skills.

Intro to PBL: Culminating Events

 

Date: April 3, 2018

Location: New Technology High School, 920 Yount Street, Napa, CA

Cost: $175/person

Register Here

 

Description: Students showcase their work and their projects, learn how to showcase their learning to their community and/or authentic audience. Projects in PBL are about more than just the product, it is about the learning, cultural responsiveness and stretching students beyond their own boundaries. Learn various ways to have students showcase their learning so that end product becomes more than just a dog and pony show!

Partner Events

P21 4C's Professional Development Workshop

 

When: December 4-5, 2017

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/4cs-professional-development-workshop-tickets-38448072219

 

 

EdTechTeam Napa Valley 1:1 Summit

 

When: January 27-28, 2018

Registration: https://edtechteam.swoogo.com/napa2018