Assignments Matter 2.0 Launch

nwp_logo_175Friday, November 18th, 2016


8:30am    Introductions and Writing into the day (Tanya)

                  Significant Learning Experiences

9-9:30am    Welcome and Orientation (Tanya)

A Brief History

Why are we working on assignments?


9:30-10am    Rooting Assignment-Making in our Current Work

10-10:30am     LDC  and Core Tools

Anatomy of a Task (see slideshow)

Task Bank

Sign Up for Core Tools

10:30 – 10:45am     Break

10:45am-12pm      Group Work: Creating a Task

Planning Template

12-1pm      Lunch

Would You Rather…?

1-1:30pm      How’s this all going to work again?

Initiative Design

Teacher Leader Logs

Monthly Meetings

1:30-3pm      How do we know if a task is good?

Assignment Protocol


3-3:15pm      Break

3:15-4:30pm      Light Touch Strand of Work

Debrief and Next Steps


Travel Reimbursement

4:30-5pm      Closing