Announcing 2018-19 Da Vinci Institute Programs at our beautiful new campus in El Segundo, CA
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Real-World Learning Conference in partnership with Schools That Can (STC)
October 4-5, 2018
Join us for a 2-day conference featuring 'best practices' workshops, panels, networking, and small group collaborative learning focused on using project-based learning and real-world contexts to spark students' interests. Participants will engage with Da Vinci teacher-mentors, school leaders, STC Network educators, industry partners, and other change agents interested in reimagining education.
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$475 for 2-days
$275 for 1-day
Da Vinci Fellowship
August 2018 - June 2019
A full-time Fellowship program that immerses participants in Da Vinci's K-16 classrooms under the mentorship of Da Vinci teachers and school leaders with access to Da Vinci’s extensive partnership network. Designed for educators who want to launch new schools or lead transformational change. The Fellowship program operates on an 11-month cycle, August through June. Additional coaching may be delivered by external experts in new program start-up, financial and facilities oversight, fiscal sustainability, compliance, marketing, enrollment, and more.
*Fellowship participants will receive access to all 2018-19 Institute programs at no extra charge
Year-Long Mentoring Hybrid
October 3-5, 2018 (includes pre-conference activities)
February 11-13, 2019
May 1-3, 2019
++ Plus 6 days of personalized coaching and school design support
The Da Vinci Schools Year-Long Mentoring Hybrid features 3 intensive multi-day deep dive workshops and 6 days of personalized coaching around 7 curricula strands (participants choose 1 or 2 strands) incorporating the best signature programs and practices from Da Vinci Schools.
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The Year-Long Mentoring Hybrid is a powerful program that includes small group collaborative learning, personalized coaching, self-reflection, review of action plan successes and areas for growth, and planning for 2019-20. In between each of the Deep Dives, participants will engage with other participants and Da Vinci mentors via a flexible, online community platform. All participants have access to the Da Vinci Institute Toolbox featuring best practices tools, resources, and other materials.
TOPICS COVERED -
(choose 2 curricula strands):
STRAND 1: Project-Based Learning
STRAND 2: Assessment (Mastery-Based Grading, Rubrics & more)
STRAND 3: School Culture
STRAND 4: Real World Learning & Industry Connections
(choose 1 specialty strand):
STRAND 5: Post Grade 12 (DVX model)
STRAND 6: Innovative Independent Study Models K-8 (DVIA model)
STRAND 7: Hybrid High School Model with Wraparound Supports (RISE model)
$5000 per participant
$15,000 for teams of 4-6 on the same project
* If follow-up coaching requires Da Vinci mentors to travel outside LA County, additional costs may be incurred. 6-Days of personalized coaching must be completed by December 31, 2019.