BUILD Your Way Back to School

Welcome Back!

Pumpkin spice is back on the menus. Sweaters are on the racks. This can only mean one thing; it’s BUILD Your Way Back to School time! With new offerings such as a digitized curriculum, another round of the Design Challenge, and in-person events on the horizon, this is going to be an amazing year! Wishing you a wonderful school year!

Self-Care Matters

Being an educator is a rewarding career! Like everyone else, you have your highs and lows, but teaching can easily lead to burnout if you’re not vigilant. Click below for some great tips and resources from TeacherCareerCoach.com to help you take care of yourself while inspiring the spark in others. 

Teacher Resources

Stress can be an overwhelming force in teenagers’ lives. A few simple questions from Edutopia.org can help them find relief and get back to learning. Click below to learn more…

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Remake Learning Days Feature BUILDFest SWPA 2024

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BUILD’s 5th Annual Huddle Up 2024

BUILD's 5th Annual Huddle Up 2024 event, held on March 5th at the SVB Experience Center in San Francisco, was a huge success thanks to ...
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Download a Sample of Our Curriculum

Fill out this form to receive a free sample of our curriculum and to receive occasional email updates on how to bring BUILD to your community.

VIDEO PREPARATION GUIDELINES

HOW TO RECORD

1. iPhone, iPad, Zoom and Loom are all choices of recording tools for their video presentation 
2. Record with both students and their presentation in view
3. Record horizontally for the best view of the students and their presentation
4. Follow Presentation Diagram to the Right

PRESENTATION TIPS.

- Make eye contact with the camera
- Notecards may be used as cue cards
•Pro Tip: Notecards should avoid having a full script
- Even when you are not speaking, don’t forget the camera is still recording!
•Be aware of your body language while you and your business partners are speaking
- Everyone has an opportunity to speak
- Professional dress is encouraged
- Practice makes perfect
•Practice how you will transition from each speaker
•Project your voice when you speak​

Follow positioning format Above

Download a Sample of Our Curriculum

Fill out this form to receive a free sample of our curriculum and to receive occasional email updates on how to bring BUILD to your community.