Pine Tree High School has been selected to participate in Region 7’s Design Thinking Pilot Project for 2014-2015. Region 7 ESC and educational consulting group, NO TOSH, will be partnering for the Design Thinking Pilot Project.
NO TOSH specializes in Design Thinking Schools. The company works with schools to build content, engagement, assessment and creative thinking into one cohesive unit where student achievement is maximized. It is a combination of Project-based and Problem-based learning with a unique twist on thinking strategies.
Pine Tree High School will create their design team which will consist of a group of five pilot team teachers, high school and district administrators. There will be follow up training throughout the year and opportunities for networking and student product demonstrations in the spring.