Here are the dates and topics for Coaches Trainings 2013-2014:
Thank you to all of the NEW Coaches who attended the NEW Coaches Training on Sept. 21 or Sept. 28
Oct. 26-ALL Coaches Training -Breaking Apart the Problem
Register for the training by clicking HERE.
This training is for ALL Redwood Region COACHES. The session will begin (10 am - 12 noon) with tips on reading and understanding the elements of the long-term problem. Then (12:30-3:00 pm) our Problem Captains and Board Members will join us for breakout sessions to discuss the specific elements in this year's problems. All coaches are invited to attend. Experienced coaches only need to attend the breakout sessions. The training will be at Hidden Valley Elementary School in Santa Rosa.
Redwood Coaches Q&A Series
These are a series of short (1 - 1 1/2 hour) trainings that focus on topics at the time you and your team should be discussing them. Coaches may bring along one team member to listen in and join the discussion.
Oct. 5-Picking a Problem / Elements of Storytelling - 1-2 pm, Rincon Valley Charter School
Dec. 14-Style: What is it? How to make the most of it? - 1-2 pm, Hidden Valley Elementary School
Feb. 22-Paperwork: Getting ready for tournament - 2-3 pm, Hidden Valley Elementary School
This is the very popular Spont workshop for the entire team (divisions I, II, and III). Three sessions will be offered this year to allow 45 teams to experience 5 fun spontaneous problems set up in a manner similar to the regional tournament. Sign-ups will take place on January 9.
Feb. 1-Morning session, 9 am - 12 noon; or Afternoon session, 1-4 pm
Feb. 2-Afternoon session, 1-4 pm