NBPTS provides the Architecture of Accomplished Teaching, portfolio instructions, rubric and standards to support candidates as they make decisions to prepare their portfolio for each entry. It is important to begin the process with an overview of the foundation of the National Board Process. As you explore, plan, gather, draft and revise your thinking and writing, you will continuously review these documents for clarification, explanations and examples. Begin by learning about the Architecture of Accomplished Teaching and an overview of the NBPTS documents. Then explore the three types of portfolio entries: video entries, student work entry, and entry 4.