Pilot test phase

Part of the first school year the Newton room offers teaching is called the "Pilot test phase". When the Newton room is completed and ready for education, teaching in selected Newton modules begins. The first period of time is used to gain experience on teaching, logistics and administration of the Newton room. 

Below is an overview of main tasks of the pilot test phase, describing what will be required from the local administration and Newton teachers.

Administration and management

  • establish good routines for Newton teachers
  • establish good connection and dialogue with the schools
  • create routines for maintenance and purchase of equipment
  • fill out and update Newton room website
  • participate at network gatherings

Teaching and evaluation

  • set up booking calendar
  • teaching
  • evaluation
  • participate at network gatherings