The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards announced this week that 4,117 teachers received certification from the group in 2013down 17 percent from the previous year and more than 50 percent from 2008.
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December 19, 2013
November 08, 2011
Cindi Rigsbee at The Dream Teacher recalls the moment she found out she'd become a National Board Certified Teacher.
April 06, 2011
Joseph A. Aguerrebere, the president of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, will step down June 30 after eight years of service, the organization announced in a statement.
March 24, 2011
An incentive program aimed at bringing National Board certified teachers to high-poverty schools in Washington state is not working as intended, according to a new report from the University of Washington's Center on Reinventing Public Education. The finding comes on the heels of Gov. Christine Greg...
December 16, 2010
More than 8,600 teachers and school counselors achieved National Board Certification in 2010, the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards said this week. That brings the total number of National Board Certified Teachershalf of whom teach in Title 1, high-needs schoolsup to 91,...
October 19, 2010
Proponents of a pilot teacher-performance assessment hope it will one day be used as a requirement for teacher licensure nationwide.
May 28, 2010
Oklahoma teachers got some tough news this week that could hit them in their wallets.