Opening date for 2019-2020: September 9, 2019 at 10:00AM
Application Closes: February 24, 2020 at 12:00 Midnight
Final Submission Date for Logging Hours: April 30, 2020 at 12:00 Midnight
NOTE: Retired teachers are required to obtain a letter from the Illinois pension system that is currently being drawn from. That letter is to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to the National Board Resource Center at ISU, Campus Box 5390, Normal, Il, 61790.
Funds will be dispersed on a first come, first-served basis, with priority given to teachers employed by low-income or low-performing schools.
New for 2019-2020: Retired teachers will receive payment to their home address rather than through their district.
NBCTs must complete and submit the Statement of Intent to Provide Mentoring and/or Professional Development survey no later than February 24, 2020 to be eligible for mentor compensation.
NOTE: Completing this survey does not obligate you to mentor or provide professional development.
Mentoring or Professional Development shall include at least one or more of the following activities:
NOTE: It is the responsibility of the NBCT to locate teachers and/or NB candidates to mentor or provide professional development. The exception will be for those NBCTS selected as mentor/coach/readers through the NBRC Candidate Mentor/Coach training.