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Why Pursue Board Certification and Getting Started - Shared screen with speaker view
Juan Gutierrez
21:40
Juan Jose Gutierrez. Strings instructor with the Gulfport School System
Shirley Dias
21:42
Shirley Dias, Il
Karen Kielbasa
21:49
Karen Kielbasa-CPS - SPED
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
22:04
Welcome. It’s great to have you join tonight.
Robyn Bryant
22:06
Hi, Robyn here, Business & Virtual Enterprise/SWD, High School - NY
Amanda Reaves
22:08
Amanda Reaves, Winston-Salem NC 2nd grade
Diepriye Brown-West
22:10
Diepriye Brown-West. Math 8. Maryland
ShaCarol Stewart
22:14
ShaCarol Stewart, Deaf Ed K-12, NC
Andrea Jenkins
22:17
Andrea Jenkins choir and drama, Maricopa Unified School District
Elizabeth Zamidar
22:18
Elizabeth Zamidar, Merrick Academy, New York
Janet Haber
22:21
Quentin Frison 08:03 PMQuentin FrisonArtChicago
Holly Wilson
22:22
Holly Wilson, Pk-5 New Teacher Mentor, Portland OR
Kim Jordan
22:28
Kim Jordan - Elementary Staff PD/Resource Teacher K-5 in Maryland
Katy Drysdale
22:30
Katy Drysdale...Kindergarten in Ludlow, KY
Brian Zarro
22:36
Brian Zarro, Adult Education-Math, NY
Nicole P
22:36
Nicole P, Social Studies/ELA high school teacher, Washington State
Carolyn Sauer
22:41
Carol Sauer, NBCT, Exceptional Needs Specialist, K-2, Maryland
Miladys Cepero-Perez
22:44
Good evening, Carmen Concepcion, PD Director in M-DCPS, Florida.
Galaxy A21
22:50
Maria Ozuna, Journeys Academy School
Janet Haber
22:52
Janet Haber, NBPTS (staff)/Arlington, VA
James Reynolds
22:53
Jamie Reynolds, SpEd —Milwaukee Public Schools
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
23:01
Wow… all parts of the country are represented!
Victoria Sylvestre
23:01
elementary art, K-5 NC
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
24:05
Tami here… also from Ohio.. AYA Physics
Maritza Vakas
24:10
Maritza Vakas, WLanguage, HS, Mntgomery County Public School
Patricia Benbow
24:22
P. Benbow NBPTS Media Specialist in MC
Carla Toles-Anthony
24:26
Carla Toles-Anthony Career Tech Fort Hayes
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
25:03
Webinars on virtual teaching: www.nbpts.org/core-connections
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
25:42
@Ibidunni Such great work. We have National Board Certified teachers in ASL.
Kim Jordan
26:33
I'm an NBCT Exceptional Needs Specialist and was hoping to learn more about recertification during virtual learning.
Patricia Benbow
26:47
I would love some information about renewing board certification
gina graham
27:09
I am hoping to launch a district-wide NBCT program in our district
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
28:19
Gina -- that is amazing feel free to reach out to me at lclarke@nbpts.org and we can share some resources with you
James Reynolds
28:54
Plan to pursue this year
Galaxy A21
28:54
I am hoping to get my certification in counseling or Spanish world languages
Joseph Pettiford
29:39
I planning to pursue this to strengthen my professional journey.
Joseph Pettiford
29:59
(I'm)
Katy Drysdale
30:09
Interested in pursuing soon...probably in the area of Reading.
Galaxy A21
30:37
yes, I purchased my first component! I don't how to start.
Shirley Dias
30:52
I am looking to strengthen my teaching skills and help my students by refining my skills
Carolyn Sauer
30:56
My National Board Journey is what I call the DEFINING MOMENT in my teaching career.
Juanita Mitchell
31:01
I am planning to pursue my certification to support my students and learn more about best teaching practices
Quentin Frison
31:17
considering it in Art to better service students and schools I will serve
Carla Toles-Anthony
31:24
I am like galaxy A2. I need help. I purchased component 1 and 2
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
31:29
Barbara -- I saw your question, this webinar is focused on initial certification. We have a webinar coming up on the new renewal process - MOC in a couple of weeks.
Barbara Sanders
31:50
i am considering to strengthen my teaching skills to give my kids the best education.
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
31:55
Love this @Carolyn!
Eric Bentz
32:23
To better serve my students and to learn/refine teaching practices. Also, to challenge and push myself to be a better overall teacher.
Carla Toles-Anthony
32:41
I came to education as an RN. I also want to be national board certified to be more effective for my students.
Mrs. Mautoyia Cooper
32:50
I would like to be the best equipped as possible when educating my students.
Galaxy A21
32:52
How to start working in my component.
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
33:08
Are you in KY?
Patricia Benbow
33:42
The reflection aspect is what I've learned most with the National Board process. I completely agree with Milly
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
34:13
If you get to Rank 1 with National Board, you get $2000 extra in addition to your Rank 1 pay increase.
Miladys Cepero-Perez
34:34
I am a NBCT in EAYA English as a New Language. I joined to webinar to learn how to better support teachers in M-DCPS who may be interested in pursuing National Board Certification and to support my great colleague Milly!
Nemia Ladaga
36:07
I would like to pursue my National Board because teaching is my first love and I wanted to enhance my knowledge in teaching. I a preschool and a special education teacher. I would like to push myself to a better teacher.
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
36:43
yep, that means the certification more than pays for itself in one year after certification.
gina graham
37:12
A VISION BOARD - what a great idea!
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
37:59
What is your district and state?
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
38:13
I LOVE the vision board idea.
Michele Pettis
38:17
I often feel isolated and limited in the state I teach, and am planning on moving in 2 years. I want a more expansive PD that focuses on National standards and professional outcomes. I am constantly looking inward and outward to improve my practice, but I want the accountability of high quality national standards.
Clee Lee
38:20
Nemia, you sound like me! You have several options for a certificate area -- have you decide yet?
gina graham
39:15
North East Independent School District (NEISD) in San Antonio, TX.
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
39:46
https://www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification/candidate-center/first-time-and-returning-candidate-resources/
Carolyn Sauer
40:12
@Lisa, this is the best professional development.
gina graham
40:27
ggraha@neisd.net
Nemia Ladaga
40:50
Yes I do, I would like to do the Early Childhood and Exceptional Needs
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
41:00
not tonight… we have a MOC webinar in about two weeks. You can find the registration on www.nbpts.org/core-connections
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
41:27
Kim - no this is not for MOC. We have another MOC webinar in the coming weeks. If you reach out to me at lclarke@nbpts.org I can send you information on MOC
Clee Lee
42:18
Nemia, read through the information about Early Childhood Generalist AND the Exceptional Needs Specialist (you can concentrate in Early Childhood there as well) and that may help you decide which way to go.
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
42:56
There are great incentives now in TX!
gina graham
44:39
I agree, and I want to seize the moment and begin a robust NBCT program in our district.
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
44:39
http://www.nbpts.org/wp-content/uploads/NB_general_portfolio_instructions.pdf
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
44:53
Choosing Certificate Area: https://www.nbpts.org/wp-content/uploads/Choosing_the_Right_Certificate.pdf
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
47:25
Here is the planning document - https://drive.google.com/file/d/1wfIVTw4nMDe8kPXqTJB1-cI3JsNOAw1I/view?usp=sharing
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
48:57
Yes...all of the documents will be hyperlinked in the slides that you receive with the recording.
Richard Klein
51:42
Most resources are available here https://www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification/candidate-center/first-time-and-returning-candidate-resources/
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
52:28
You can access everything you need before you register:https://www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification/candidate-center/
Brittany Ward
54:24
Brittany Ward, Milby HS, Houston Independent School District
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
56:42
Brittany - welcome. Are you connected to the local support in Houston? If not, send me an email and I can connect you with Claudia. My email is lclarke@nbpts.org
Juanita Mitchell
01:00:27
Is there someone I can reach out to for support in New York?
Clee Lee
01:00:57
Somme certificate areas require samples from 2 students, some require samples from 1 student -- so check your directions carefully!
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
01:01:18
Yes, and we actually have a New York specific webinar on Oct 14. Register on www.nbpts.org/core-connections
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:01:19
Juanita -- We have information coming on how to access local supports. There are some great supports in NY.
Juanita Mitchell
01:01:27
Thank you
Shirley Dias
01:06:08
is there anyone from IL to whom I can reach out to for support?
Galaxy A21
01:06:35
How I summit my work? Regular mailing?
Clee Lee
01:07:09
Galaxy A21 -- submission is all electronic.
Galaxy A21
01:07:29
I need support in FL.
Clee Lee
01:07:58
Shirley, Lisa has resources from around the country -- hang on, she will help you
Shirley Dias
01:08:12
Thanks
gina graham
01:08:26
This has been a great overview of NCBT - and just what I needed. As we move to a more “normal” school year, maybe in January, I want to build interest in NBCT.
gina graham
01:08:37
Thank you!
Richard Klein
01:08:49
Thanks for joining us, Gina!
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
01:11:12
for support look at www.nbpts.org/in-my-state
Richard Klein
01:11:44
That's here - https://www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification/candidate-center/first-time-and-returning-candidate-resources/
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
01:11:59
You can also look for a network in your state https://www.nbpts.org/about-us/community/national-board-networks/
gina graham
01:12:13
I have begun using the Architecture double-helix as I work with teachers.
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:12:42
that is a great starting place, Gina
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:15:30
https://nbcmsprod.perfrms.com/
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:16:15
If you are looking for local support -- this is the best place to start - https://www.nbpts.org/in-your-state/
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:17:17
:https://www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification/candidate-center/
gina graham
01:20:23
Thank you!
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:21:39
https://canvas.instructure.com/enroll/D7NJA8
Lisa Clarke (she/her/hers)
01:21:47
https://canvas.instructure.com/enroll/63AC73
Clee Lee
01:22:20
Also, you can contact your local or state Education Association -- sometimes they know of support that is not listed on the website
Milly Cepero-Perez (She/her/hers)
01:24:07
Thank you for attending the webinar. I wish you the best on your NBCT journey!
Eric Bentz
01:24:49
Thank you to the presenters and helpers!
Tami Fitzgerald, NBCT
01:24:54
Thank you for joining us tonight!
Elizabeth Zamidar
01:25:18
Thank you
Sheleenya Clark
01:25:24
I like your name Clee Lee
Clee Lee
01:25:26
Thank you everyone -- best of luck on this journey. It is rigorous, but honestly, is the best personal and professional development you will undertake!
gina graham
01:25:32
Thank you!
Katy Drysdale
01:25:34
Thank you!
Carla Toles-Anthony
01:25:36
Thank you
Eva Marie Benson
01:25:37
Thank you
Nemia Ladaga
01:25:42
thank you so much