Nuts and Bolts Advisory Conference

Creating an Advisory that Meets Your Students’ Needs

June 12-14th, 2024

Stevenson Middle School
1202 Prospect St, Honolulu, HI 96822

Expert Guidance:

Our seasoned advisory experts are here to guide you every step of the way. We understand the challenges schools face in creating and maintaining engaging advisory programs, and we’re committed to helping you overcome them.

What to Expect:

  • Multi-day workshop with the opportunity to work with Middle-Level teachers and administrators from across the state
  • The Advisory Team from Nuts and Bolts leads educators step-by-step through this process.
  • Intentional discourse on culturally relevant advisory practices.
  • Contribute your expertise to shape a Google-formatted advisory program.
  • Walk away with an understanding of how to implement Advisory lessons to provide social and emotional support for students.
  • Foster social and emotional support in your school.

LIMITED SEATS Available – $900/person



Wednesday – June 12, 2024

8:30 a.m. Team Arrival, Introductions, and Icebreaker Activities
9:00 a.m. “Aloha to the Team- Kākou Time” with Jack Berckemeyer via Zoom
10:00 a.m. Collaborative Sessions with Grade Level Teams: Defining Essential Learning Objectives
11:00 a.m. Consolidation and Categorization of Defined Objectives Time
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Team Building Activity Exploration
12:45 p.m. Advisory Alignment Review Presentation of Grade Levels
1:00 p.m. Objective Organization: Sorting Objectives into Categories and Setting Targets by Groups
2:45 p.m. Team Debriefing Session: Addressing Challenges and Planning for Tomorrow

Thursday – June 13, 2024

8:30 a.m. Team Arrival: Breakfast Refreshments and Team Building Activities
9:00 a.m. Lesson Blueprint: Introduction to Advisory Lesson Plan Template
9:15 a.m. Curriculum Collaboration Session Work Time
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Collaborative Check-In
1:00 p.m. Continued Lesson Plan Creation
2:45 p.m. Group Debrief: Evaluation and Preparation for the Following Day

Friday – June 14, 2024

8:30 a.m. Team Arrival: Breakfast and Team Building Table Game
9:00 a.m. Continuation of Lesson Plan Development
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Ongoing Work Time
2:00 p.m. Group Presentations
2:45 p.m. Closing Activity Celebration
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Stevenson Middle School
1202 Prospect St
Honolulu, HI 96822