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Saturday, December 12, 2:00 p.m. Program
Fretz Park Library, 6990 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX 75254
Our Program: Emphasis on SDG Goal 4 – Education & Human Rights
This is our annual business meeting, and we will elect our 2016 slate of officers. (No Board positions are open at this time. However, some Board member roles have changed.)
Program: Students from New Tech High will share the results of the Global Issues unit they just completed, which was focused on the recently-ratified UN Sustainable Development Goals. The New Tech High education model is an amazing example of how project-based learning with an emphasis on global understanding can result in creative solutions to many of the world’s most pressing issues. Come hear how New Tech High learners prepare to excel in an information-based and technologically-advanced society. New Tech High’s commitment to educational reform and encouraging students to learn through collaboration with peers, businesses, and the community. Learners develop problem-solving skills, interpersonal skills, and the resiliency they need to succeed in a rapidly-changing and competitive world. Their curriculum brings together the strength of modern technology, community partnerships, problem solving, interdisciplinary instruction, and global perspectives in a student-centered, collaborative, project-based community.