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responsible for managing and monitoring student learning.

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fluent in the subject they teach to their students.

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committed to students and their learning.

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think systematically about their practice and learn from experience..


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Congratulations to the Illinois NEW NBCTs  

205 Illinois Teachers Achieve National Board Certification, Profession's Mark of Accomplished Teaching

Illinois continues to progress in advancing National Board Certification with the announcement of 205 NEW Illinois National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) in 2014. This year the state ranked fifth nationwide with the number of teachers achieving board certification and sixth in the total number of NBCTs over time (6,025). NBPTS certification identifies qualified teachers as leaders in their field. Completion of the NBPTS National Board Certification process signifies that these teachers have developed and demonstrated the skills required of an accomplished education professional. News Release

Congratulations to Illinois Renewed NBCTs

NBPTS Announces 100 Illinois Teachers Renew National Certification of Teaching Excellence
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) has announced that more than 2,950 teachers have successfully met the standards to renew their certification for National Board Certification in 2014. One hundred of those NBCTs are Illinois teachers. By successfully completing the renewal process for certification, these outstanding teachers continue to meet the nation’s highest teaching standards. They continue to be among the tens of thousands of NBCTs who are a part of this country’s education reform movement focusing on ensuring that every student has access to an accomplished teacher.
NBPTS Certification Revision
The National Board is revising the certification process to reflect the latest advances in research and practice and ensure that more students have access to accomplished teachers. TO LEARN MORE...
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