National University offers NBCT candidate support along with a Master’s Program and graduate credit opportunities aligned with the National Board process, mentoring for pre-service teachers, and partnership opportunities to support educational initiatives at your institution. http://nbctwave.org/ride-the-wave/
Please pass this invitation on to any current and future NBPTS candidates in your network. Please include educators who are looking to earn Graduate Credit and/or a Master’s degree that impacts student learning!
National Board Certification/Master's Program Information Meeting
Monday, March 10 6pm PST (9pm EST)
Information meeting discusses the "National Board Certification in 2014! Options, Timelines and Free support! (National Board Certification/Master's Program Information Meeting) NBC courses are all on-line and are offered for both NBC Candidates and non-candidates looking to earn a Masters of Arts in Teaching while exploring the National Board Certification Process. Courses Parallel the NBPTS process.
All courses are on-line! No GRE required! No thesis work! 100% Classroom Relevant! Reflection on own Teaching Strategies and Pedagogy! Graduate with MAT in ONE Year!
Register for meeting: http://nbctwave.org/webinars/information-meeting-webinars/information-meeting-webinar-registration/
Renewal Candidates: Preparing for the Re-Certification Process
Monday, March 24 – on-line Webinar--6.m.PST (9p.m.EST)
This webinar is designed for current and upcoming National Board Certified Teachers who are engaged in the re-certification process. We will explore the re-certification process and the keys to successful preparation of the Professional Growth Experiences and Reflection. This on-line workshop is perfect for NBCTs who will renew certification between 2014 and 2017!
Audience: NBCT Renewal Candidates
Strategies that Work! Supporting Military-Connected Students and families
Monday, March 31 – on-line Webinar --5:00pm PDT (8:00pm EDT)
Military-connected Professional Dev. Webinars provides a foundation & understanding of the unique challenges military-connected students encounter throughout their education career & offers insight on how to best support students through their unique education challenges created by relocations & deployments. National University joined partnerships in the White House initiative Educate the Educators to: Prepare educators to serve military-connected students. This initiative is vital because over 1.3 million military-students can be found in every school district. If you have military-connected students in your classroom, this webinar is a CAN’T MISS opportunity!
Finalizing Your Portfolio Entries
Monday, April 28 on-line webinar -- 6p.m.PST (9p.m.EST)
This webinar is designed to help candidates make final revisions to portfolio entries. It will explore using the Architecture of Accomplished Teaching to evaluate the unity and coherence of your portfolio entries, along with some important questions to consider regarding your assessment-based, video-based, and documented accomplishment entries.
Audience: NBCT active and re-take candidates
SAVE THE DATE: June 7, 2014
The National University NB Leadership Center 2014 NBCT 10th ANNUAL Reception at the NU La Jolla Campus.
Plan now to attend! The day will include Professional Development Opportunities and conclude with a celebration honoring our new NBCTs, renewed NBCTs, and candidates, along with Candidate Support Providers and NU faculty. We also presented our 5th annual LSSASO Awards–in honor of the Long-Suffering Spouses and Significant Others who have supported our candidates and NBCTs throughout their journeys. Registration and detailed information to be released soon!