NEW TECH NETWORK SCHOOL DESIGN STUDIO

SEMINAR SERIES

New Tech Network is offering a series of interactive sessions that explore topics including school innovation, project-based learning, school culture, and technology. Each seminar series session will be 60 minutes and facilitated by New Tech Network team members. Some sessions will also include New Tech Network school leaders. Attend by yourself, or bring your team! 

These sessions are designed for leaders looking to gain a deeper understanding of the New Tech model or NTN leaders looking to expand the New Tech model across their district. 

SEMINAR ONE

Leading Innovation in a Time of Uncertainty

Facilitators: Alan Veach and Nick Kappelhof
October 20, 2020 • 1:00pm CST

A panel discussion with NTN school leaders on how to support innovation amongst so much uncertainty, examining assumptions about what is possible, and hearing how leaders support PBL in a virtual setting.

SEMINAR TWO

New Tech Practices - Moving from Teaching Content to Teaching Content AND Skills

Facilitators: Kevin Gant and Nick Kappelhof
November 4, 2020 • 3:30pm CST

Hear from NTN staff on how to take the first steps toward teaching and assessing multiple student outcomes in both in-person and virtual environments

SEMINAR THREE

Building a Culture that Empowers Students and Staff

Facilitators: Alan Veach and Nick Kappelhof
November 17, 2020 • 1:00pm CST

A panel discussion with NTN school leaders on how school culture is built, sustained, and strengthened…even during a pandemic.

SEMINAR FOUR

Using a Learning Management System to Drive Instruction

Facilitators: Lindsey Risner and Nick Kappelhof 
December 10 • 3:30pm CST

See first hand how NTN supports schools through the use of a learning management system (LMS).  Concepts like multi-outcome gradebooks, peer feedback tools, and how to structure a PBL unit in an LMS will be demonstrated live.