NBCTs in the Classroom
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Teachers have achieved Board certification
More than ½ of NBCTs
are teaching in high-need schools
are pursuing Board certification
60 NBCT Networks
in 36 states are strengthening the profession
700 + schools
with >5 teachers pursuing Board certification collaboratively
It had been a tough day. After the bell rang, I collapsed into my chair and reflected on the failures of the day. The list was long. I had failed to communicate effectively with a student resulting in his mother telling…
Exploring Project-Based Learning Through the Lens of National Board Standards After I achieved National Board certification in 2017, I found that I had “Standards Glasses” newly, and permanently, welded to my face. Every lesson, project, and unit prompted in me…
Above: My journalism student finally turned in his editorial. I didn’t lose anything by letting him turn it in late. This was an accomplishment for him and–even though it was almost a month late–he felt proud of himself. A couple…