Professional Day 6

Teachers at Nueva rang in the new year with a morning full of discussions about new and exciting preK–12 initiatives, followed by an afternoon of presentations featuring some highlights from faculty-led sessions at our recent Innovative Learning Conference (ILC)

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Putting into practice Nueva’s motto to “Learn by Doing, Learn by Caring,” the SharkBytes, the middle school robotics team, earned the Motivate Award at the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) for demonstrating cooperation during competition this past November.

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Last week Nueva welcomed many alumni back to campus. Through a social mixer, an Admissions event, and an assembly on the Hillsborough campus, the energy they brought was palpable as they shared new experiences and reflected on their Nueva education.

 The 2018 Biennial World's Fair Culmination At Nueva

What do salt, chocolate, gold, and tobacco have in common? Each commodity is both treasured by the western world, and is often found at the center of conflict within its place of origin. Every two years, Nueva’s seventh- and eighth-grade students present the World’s Fair, the pinnacle of a semester–long dive into an issues of globalization. This year, students researched the international conflicts that arise as a result of sourcing high-demand commodities.

10 WeekendPromo P2110008For the past two years, Nueva has hosted three fun-filled, exploratory weekends of learning in partnership with Northwestern University’s Center for Talent Development.

In October, we expanded the offerings to include programs for students in grades 3–8.



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