News Type: News Releases

New Teacher Center Establishes First Ever Industry Standards for Teacher Induction Programs

Teacher Induction Program Standards Guide and Program Evolution Released The 20th National Symposium SANTA CRUZ, CA, February 12, 2018 – New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of teachers and school leaders, today released its Teacher Induction Program Standards (TIPS) at its 20th National Symposium. Working […]

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Students perform better in schools with the highest levels of instructional school leadership and teacher leadership

NEWS RELEASE EMBARGOED: October 26, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. ET Media Contact: Lauren Empson, Director of Communications, Students perform better in schools with the highest levels of instructional school leadership and teacher leadership New report identifies key leadership variables related to increased student achievement SANTA CRUZ, CA, October 26, 2017 ― Students in schools […]

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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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