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Exploring Teacher Leadership-Professional Development Links and Resources

Exploring Teacher Leadership-Professional Development Links and Resources

Research about effective professional development

Fresno Unified LCAP plan- check out on page 4 how they use National Board Certification to help meet their Goal #1.

Teachers Teaching Teachers

Instructional Leadership Corps

The Instructional Leadership Corps (ILC) is a multi-year project involving a partnership with the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE), the California Teachers Association (CTA), and the National Board Resource Center (NBRC) at Stanford. This project involves building a statewide network of accomplished classroom teachers and other education leaders who will support the implementation of schoolwide professional learning on the California Standards in ELA and Mathematics, and the Next Generation Science Standards.

California Teachers Association professional development opportunities

California Teachers Association resources

National Board Certification  

Becoming the best teacher for yourself, your students, and your profession. Hone your practice, showcase your talent, and demonstrate your dedication to students.

  • Videos and handout resources about the benefits of National Board Certification.

CSET's Stanford Teaching Festival-great professional development this summer on Stanford's campus.

Understanding Language Teacher Resources

Mentoring Opportunities

Trellis- Using accomplished teachers to build tomorrow's STEM educators.

NBCTs! Become a National Board Candidate Support Provider- attend a training this summer. 

Apply for these opportunities!

Teach to Lead Opportunity:

Join teachers in Minneapolis this summer!

Agents for Learning competition:

Form a team of 3-5 teachers. The goal of the competition is to engage educator teams in advocating for the best use of federal funding for professional learning under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

Teacher Impact Grants

Download the information and apply!