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Excellent Educators for Each and Every Child

We've released three consensus policy papers. along with the Coalition for Teaching Quality, to help inform state and district implementation of ESSA.

National Board blog on education from curriculum to policy
What's on the blog?

Board-certified teachers share views and insights from the classroom and beyond on The Standard.

Advancing Student Achievement

A decade’s worth of research shows that the students of Board-certified teachers learn more than their peers.

Board certification policymarker questions answered
Board certification for teachers

Policymakers, get your questions about Board certification answered in a report from the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

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The National Board aims to support teacher preparation by offering ATLAS® (Accomplished Teaching, Learning and Schools). ATLAS is a unique, searchable online library of authentic videos showing National Board Certified Teachers at work in the classroom. 

Get Certified

Created by teachers, for teachers, National Board Certification is the profession's mark of accomplished teaching. Start your journey today at boardcertifiedteachers.org.


Teacher Leadership

Teacher leadership

Teach to Lead is working to expand opportunities for teacher leadership to improve outcomes for students. Our Teacher Leadership Initiative is developing a new generation of teacher leaders to advance the profession in the 21st century.