The UCLA Summer Institute is a great opportunity to learn about the whole process, requirements, and expectations. You also get to meet like-minded teachers and an incredible facilitator!”
UCLA National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS)
Our mission is to create an inclusive, collaborative community where teachers refine their practice through careful analysis and meaningful reflection. We strive to make every session a model of accomplished teaching where diverse members are encouraged to learn and grow, together, as professional educators.
The UCLA National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Project is committed to supporting educators pursuing the rigorous National Board Certification Process. National Board Certification is a nation-wide certification, recognizing the work of accomplished teachers and their contributions to student achievement. The UCLA NBPTS Project has been supporting National Board candidates for over fifteen years, offering support throughout a candidate’s certification journey. The UCLA NBPTS Project brings accomplished teaching to the forefront by supporting educators to achieve the highest level of teaching excellence.
The UCLA NBPTS Summer Institute is an insightful experience that provides an engaging, informational breakdown of the demands and expectations of the National Board Certification process.”
The UCLA Summer Institute has been inspirational. It has helped me believe in myself to begin and continue the National Board process.”
The UCLA NBPTS Summer Institute is a very informative and engaging program for teachers who are dedicated to becoming a highly effective educators for all students.”