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President’s Education Budget Leaves Educators and Students Without Key Supports

New Teacher Center’s CEO, Desmond Blackburn, released the following statement in response to the President’s proposed FY2020 budget: “The proposed cuts to Title II are a serious blow to educators and their ability to access professional learning opportunities we know to work. Teachers deserve professional learning and development that elevates and accelerates their effectiveness. We’ve […]

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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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School-based Mentoring Proven to Increase Student Learning When Centered on Instructional Practice and Optimal Learning Environments

New Teacher Center uses federal i3 Scale-Up grants to show impact of school-based mentoring on student achievement SANTA CRUZ, CA ― New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of teachers and school leaders, found improved instruction in districts with NTC school-based mentoring, compared to teachers who […]

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Mike Magee Joins New Teacher Center Board of Directors

NEWS RELEASE SANTA CRUZ, CA ― New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on disrupting the predictability of educational inequities for systemically underserved students by accelerating educator effectiveness, announces Chiefs for Change CEO, Mike Magee, as the newest member of the organization’s Board of Directors. Chiefs for Change is a nonprofit, bipartisan network of […]

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Federal Grant Analysis Shows Promising Impact of NTC Trained Mentors on Teacher Practice and Student Achievement

Preliminary i3 Scale-Up results show  students of new teachers gain up to 6 additional months of learning in math compared to their peers   SANTA CRUZ, CA ― New Teacher Center (NTC), a national nonprofit focused on improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of teachers and school leaders, received the preliminary results of the […]

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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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