Westford Public Schools

Westford, Massachusetts

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A high-performing suburban district with the desire to more fully engage and inspire a wider range of their students, engaged New Vista Design in a year-long professional development effort aimed at developing teachers’ project-based teaching and learning capacity and leadership.

The year-long training effort within Westford Public Schools included:


  • Initial planning and coordination with WPS leadership
  • Introductory and intermediate level PBL Workshops (see sample agendas)
  • Co-creation of web-based PBL planning and assessment tools
  • Review of curriculum development with WPS Academic Coordinator