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Tuesday, October 24 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Creating Student Driven Academies: Beginning the Journey

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Toms River Regional School District is designing student-driven, problem-based Career Academies starting this school year. Teachers are rethinking curriculum so that students are tackling real-world, multi-subject, open-ended problems and using a design process to create solutions. Instructionally, teachers are designing structures and strategies that put students in charge of their own learning while transformationally using technology. Join us as we share the beginning of our change process: the steps, successes, and challenges.

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Norma DeNoia

Director of Curriculum 6-12, Toms River Regional Schools
I am passionate about problem-based instruction and believe in empowering students to share responsibility in their education.
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Marc Natanagara

Assistant Superintendent of Operations, Toms River Regional School District
My experiences over 31 years as a high school science teacher, middle school AP, elementary principal, science supervisor, and assistant superintendent have motivated a quest to make learning more integrated, hands-on, and authentic, and to critically analyze the role technology could... Read More →
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Tonya Rivera

English Supervisor, Toms River School District
The most important things we can do in our classrooms for our students is to foster a love and passion for reading, build extensive classroom libraries, include student choice in the learning process as much as possible, and create culturally relevant curriculum that is thoughtfully... Read More →

Tuesday October 24, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
NJSBA Future Ready Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08495