National Board Certification
VisionThe Vision of National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) is that every student has great teachers and every school has great leaders. MissionThe Mission of NBPTS is to advance student learning and achievement by establishing the definitive standards and systems for certifying accomplished educators, providing programs and advocating policies that support excellence in teaching and leading, and engaging National Board certified teachers and leaders in that process. Since 1987, more than 97,000 teachers have achieved National Board Certification. These teachers prepare America’s diverse student population with the skills it needs to compete in the 21st century workplace.
For more information, see www.nbpts.org.
Guidelines for the National Board Certification Process
Daily Camera article published Jan. 13, 2013:
Boulder Valley School District tops state in National Board certified teachers
A message from Karen Keeler Hannahoe, BVSD teacher certified in 2011, who attended the White House event
6,200 Teachers Earn National Board Certification: Total Nears 100,000Recognized at White House Event on Dec. 7, 2011
(News Release from National Board for Professional Teaching Standards)