News Type: In the News

U.S. Department of Education Awards $33 Million to Support Effective Educator Development

New Teacher Center and 13 other organizations receive the 2018 federal Supporting Effective Educator Development grant     SIGN UP FOR IMPACT UPDATES Complete the form below for additional impact updates and resources SANTA CRUZ, CA ― New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of teachers and school […]

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New Teacher Center Releases Instructional Coaching Program and Practice Standards for the First Time

Standards offer districts direct insight into key aspects of high-quality instructional coaching that increase educator effectiveness   SANTA CRUZ, CA, September 6, 2018 ― New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of teacher and school leaders, today released its Instructional Coaching Program and Practice Standards. The […]

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Standards for teacher induction programs released

By: Linda Jacobson Dive Brief: The New Teacher Center’s (NTC) released 2018 Teacher Induction Program Standards to provide school leaders with a framework for supporting new teachers during their first two to three years in the classroom. The standards state that “well-qualified, carefully selected, extensively trained” mentors are just as necessary for a new teacher’s success as an […]

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Lynchburg College revising teacher prep program

By: Josh Moody From The News & Advocate Lynchburg College plans to restructure its teacher preparation curriculum and develop new instructional partnerships with local school divisions as part of an upcoming program overhaul. “Our vision is to become a top-tier program and a program of choice for students who want to teach. We want to […]

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Education Matters – 11/25/17

Host Steve Brown welcomes Dr. Richard Ingersoll; Professor of Education and Sociology, Board of Overseers Chair of Education at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Lynn Kepp; Sr. Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at the New Teacher Center, and Colleen Oliver; Vice President of the New Teacher Center. Listen to the interview here on Public Radio WGTD […]

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California teachers feel more power and influence than peers in other states, survey finds

California teachers, more than peers in other states,  feel empowered to voice their opinions and say they have influence over decisions and policies in their schools. In increasing numbers, they say they are satisfied with the instructional materials they are using and the school based, peer-led training they are receiving. The latest survey results coincide […]

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