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Take One! Participants

Take One! is a standards-based professional development tool for improving teaching practice and links students' learning to effective instruction. During the Take One! year, teachers prepare and submit one pre-selected video portfolio entry from any of the current 25 certificate areas of National Board Certification. A teacher can later transfer the score if he or she pursues National Board candidacy within two years.

Effective Professional Development

  • Focuses on student performance
  • Advances effective teaching
  • Provides a foundation for all professional development in the school
  • Is available for all faculty members
  • Provides a continuum of learning and support structure for all teachers— from novice to veteran

The cost for Take One! is $395. The fee is due to NBPTS no later than January 31st.

For more information please visit the NBPTS Web site.


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