Preparaing for the National Board for Professional Teaching - Event Details

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Preparaing for the National Board for Professional Teaching

Location: UCB, Room 111

Mon-Fri, June 23-27
Teachers will learn, plan and prepare for the national board professional teaching certification through study and planning. “National Board Certified Teachers have demonstrated the professional knowledge, skills and practices required of an outstanding educator. NBPTS.” Teachers will examine and reflect on their teaching practices as they plan to demonstrate how they advance student learning with excellence.

Teachers will prepare for the rigorous certification process with the support of Charlene Miyashiro, a retired educator and National Board Certified Teacher since 2000. Charlene's extensive work experience in the Hawaii's D.O.E. spans over 34 years at the school, resource and district levels. She has also served as a board member of Hawaii Teacher Standards Board for 6 years. Workshop participants will find her knowledge, experience and natural teaching skills invaluable as they prepare for the National Board Certification process.

*National Board Certification is a rigorous, peer-reviewed teaching credential recognized nationwide. Teachers with National Board Certification demonstrate excellence in their ability to design learning experiences that advance student learning, have a strong command of the content they teach, use assessments that inform instruction, and have proven partnerships with the school, parents and local community.
Benefits of National Board Certification:

Strengthens teaching practice
Demonstrates leadership skills
Career advancement
Allows teachers easier mobility to move from state to state
Many school systems offer economic incentives to NBC teachers

Special Restrictions: Tuition: $125

For more information, contact: vickyann@hawaii.edu 808-974-7664

Tags: professional development PD CCECS teachers teacher certification

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