NBCTs in the Classroom
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Created by teachers, for teachers, read the Five Core Propositions for accomplished teaching.
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
On August 13, 2016 I began my National Board journey. Little did I know at this time I would also embark on another journey. Because my school district and teacher’s union supports National Board, I was able to encourage 10…
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Teachers can adopt better grading strategies to reward students for the knowledge they’ve gained, instead of penalizing them for what they haven’t yet mastered My son’s first grade teacher told me that he was lucky to have a younger sister.…