NBPTS - Empowering Teachers

The evidence is clear. Board-certified teachers positively impact student learning. Log in now.

See the research

Recent Blogs

Education on the Pulse of Change: Virtually Closing the Gap
Elizabeth Brown-Davis, NBCTJuly 27, 2020

The surge in media coverage on the COVID-19 pandemic and the Black Lives Matter protests overwhelmingly exposes systemic oppression within our country’s institutions. Of such institutions, public education embodies an oppressive system adversely impacting various ethnic subgroups. Studies indicate that…

Read More
Honest Reflection: A Necessary First Step in Doing No Harm
Lory Peroff, NBCTJuly 21, 2020

“I don’t wear a cape. I teach.” “Teaching is my superpower, what’s yours?” I had been enticed to become a teacher nearly two decades ago with inspiring slogans such as these. I was totally committed to teaching my heart out…

Read More
There’s No Substitute for Authentic Human Connection
Kisha Tolbert Simmons, NBCTJuly 13, 2020

The following column is courtesy of the Alabama Best Practices Center in Montgomery.  Movement restrictions aimed to slow down the spread of COVID19 have brought about a time of connectedness and isolation for many people. As days have turned into weeks and…

Read More