Mission

The mission of the NBCNY Network is to engage and support educators, throughout their career continuum, to elevate the profession of teaching and positively impact all students.

Goals
  • Provide awareness and establish support structures for teachers and school districts to pursue and successfully complete the National Board Certification process.

  • Contribute to the knowledge base of teaching and provide services to the teaching profession.

  • Increase the number of teachers that pursue National Board Certification in New York State.

  • Train and network candidate support providers across New York State.

  • Develop NBC support programs within each of the New York State Teacher Center regions.

  • Create collaborative models in which all NBC stakeholders can support and celebrate each other.

  • Facilitate the utilization of NBCTs as teacher leaders in schools, districts and institutions of higher education in an effort to improve student learning.

  • Provide a forum for teacher leadership training, discussion and opportunity.

Impact
  • To date, we have helped more than 1,900 teachers in New York State become NBCTs..

  • We have over 55 NBC cohorts within teacher centers, districts and institutions of higher education in New York State.

  • We have trained over 300 facilitators.

  • We have secured over 1 million dollars in grant funding to support teachers in New York State over the past five years.

  • Each year, we hold awareness sessions in our 7 regions with approximately 250 participants attending these sessions.

  • We have provided support to high needs school districts across the state including Albany, Amsterdam, Buffalo, Cortland, Kingston,  New York City, Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, Schenectady, Syracuse, Troy, Westbury, Watervliet and Yonkers.

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