Partner event

Illinois New Teacher Collaborative – Induction and Mentoring Conference


Rhonda Dubin

Midwest Program Strategy and Delivery Director

Diana Richie

Strategic Partnership Director


February 21-22, 2017


Champaign, IL

Conference Presentation: Improving Student Achievement Through NTC’s Proven Induction Model

The results are in and new teachers and their students are the winners! Thanks to funding from a federal Investing in Innovation (i3) Validation grant, Chicago Public Schools and other participating districts were able to prove and refine an innovative model of  teacher induction that resulted in a statistically significant improvement in teacher practice, teacher retention and student achievement. Now you can be a winner too! Come learn about these best practices and the key components needed to accelerate teacher effectiveness and increase student learning. As part of our discussion, NTC will provide video examples of experienced teacher mentors working with beginning teachers in the classroom.


Presentation Time: TBD

Location: TBD at conference

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2017 National Education Association – National Leadership Summit


Dawn Shephard

Program Director, Teaching, Empowering, Leading, and Learning (TELL) Initiative


February 24-26, 2017


Orlando, Florida

Conference Presentation: The Power of TELLing It Like It Is – How to Use Working Conditions to Improve Student Learning Conditions

The Teaching, Empowering, Leading, and Learning (TELL) Survey provides data to schools and districts about whether educators have supportive school environments. This session will enable participants at multiple levels to efficiently and effectively utilize the TELL Survey data and aligned tools to assist in self-reflection, goal setting, and converting association plans into actionable steps for school improvement.

Presentation Time: Saturday, February 25 at 9:00am – 10:30am

Location: TBD

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Partner event

International Teacher Leadership Conference


Laura Baker

Regional Program Director, South

Jodi Peters

Director, Strategic Partnerships


March 2-3, 2017


Miami, FL

Our professional learning session during the International Teacher Leadership Conference provides a framework for school leaders to leverage key areas of influence that support the growth and success of their teacher leaders. Participants learn strategies for how to promote collaborative relationships between site leaders and teacher leaders, and how to effectively communicate and implement organizational structures and policies that enhance teacher development outside of the individual classroom.

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Teacher Induction

Change the Odds with Teacher Induction

This webinar explores how NTC develops and implements partnerships that build, support and sustain results oriented programs with a deep focus on instructional practice and an optimal learning environment. The session identifies priorities, assesses current solutions available for teacher effectiveness and recommends next steps.


Supporting Special Education Teachers

Learn how, with the help of NTC e-mentoring for Student Success (eMSS), the Kansas Early Career Special Education Mentoring program overcame their challenges to retain Special Education teachers.

School Leadership

Let’s Play Ball! Bringing High-Quality Coaching to Your Team

Are you looking for insights on how to improve coaching in your district? Check out a recording of one of our recent webinars where two of our partners discussed the dramatic improvements they saw at their schools through improved coaching and professional learning programs.