Elevating Teaching, Empowering Teachers
The evidence is clear. Board-certified teachers positively impact student learning.
NBCTs in the Classroom
ATLAS ® is a video case library that provides a glimpse into classrooms of Board-certified teachers.
Practice and Policy
We’re working with networks of teachers across the country to strengthen teaching and learning.
What Teachers Should Know and Be Able to Do
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
with >5 teachers pursuing Board certification collaboratively
John Lewis The Greatest Living American!
Doug Graney, NBCT December 4, 2017
My Political Science class and my Philosophy class met a man who I consider to be “The Greatest Living American.” Congressman John Lewis is one of the giants of the Civil Rights era. Early on, he participated in sit-ins in
I Can Accomplish Difficult Things, and So Can My Students
Heather Byington, NBCT November 21, 2017
In mid-October, I opened an email containing National Board renewal scores and saw “Congratulations!” It was a high point of my day. The 129 likes and 23 congratulating comments on Facebook left me with warm fuzzies, but as I sit
Protecting Teacher Individuality in an Age of Standardization
Virginia DeCesare, NBCT November 14, 2017
Think for a moment about a particular teacher that impacted you over the course of your life. Most likely what stood out was that he or she did something different something that other teachers before or after had not