The NEA-RA is the annual Representative Assembly for the National Education Association. Delegates to the RA are NEA/TEA members who are elected through their local or state Association. This year's Representative Assembly will be located in Washington, D.C. For more information, please click here.
Teachers are constantly looking for new ways to improve their practice and expand their professional skill set. One of the ways to grow as a professional is through the National Board Certification process. Since it is such a rigorous process, it is important to have strong National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) to support candidates.
The TEA Instructional Advocacy Team and Tennessee Department of Education are pleased to offer FREECandidate Support Provider (CSP) training for current NBCTs on Friday, July 8th from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the training will conclude at 3 p.m.
This professional development opportunity is research-based and designed to enhance classroom strategies for closing the achievement gaps for ELL students. The conference will provide participants with the following training:
Strategies to support ELL learning and achievement within a standards-based curriculum framework
Instructional tools and techniques for differentiated instruction
Key strategies to advocate for ELL students
Techniques for collaborating with ELL teachers
An understanding of the academic language demands of standards-based lessons