News Type: News Releases

Elimination of Teacher Training and Development Funds in U.S. House Budget Harms Teachers and Students

The FY2018 budget bill proposed by the U.S. House of Representatives zeroes out all Title II-A funding, which works to improve educator quality through development, support, and training opportunities. Such programs benefit teachers and students across the country; NTC’s teacher induction model, for example, has been proven to increase student learning by up to 5 […]

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NTC Advocates for Title II, Part A Funding of ESSA

The threat to federal funding for public schools, developing and supporting effective teachers and principals, and amassing evidence for what works in education has never been greater. Our collective voice is needed to convince policymakers in Washington, DC that our educators and our students must remain top priorities in the Fiscal Year 2018 federal budget. […]

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New Teacher Center Statement:
The Impact of the FY2018 Budget Proposal on Educator Effectiveness and Student Success

A budget is a statement of priorities and at New Teacher Center, our priority is ensuring that every student, regardless of zip code, has effective educators that prepare them to be college, career and community ready. The FY2018 federal budget proposal released today by the current administration signals an unraveling of our nation’s historic commitment […]

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New Teacher Center Statement on DeVos Confirmation by Senate

On behalf of the millions of students we serve, we at New Teacher Center would like to welcome Betsy DeVos – confirmed today to serve as U.S. Secretary of Education – into a vibrant and dynamic education community. Today’s vote by the United States Senate in support of Ms. DeVos was the culmination of the […]

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New Teacher Center Statement on DeVos Approval by Senate Committee

Today, New Teacher Center released a statement regarding the vote by the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to support the President’s nomination of Betsy DeVos for Education Secretary. At New Teacher Center our commitment to students and the support of educators has not wavered. We understand that the opportunity for a high-quality […]

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New Teacher Center Statement on Betsy DeVos Hearing

Today, New Teacher Center released a statement following the nomination hearing of Betsy DeVos, President Trump’s nominee for education secretary, before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Given the critical importance of teachers and principals in helping all students to become college and career ready, New Teacher Center is disappointed that […]

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