Initial Candidates

National Board Sanity Saturday Workshops
The Watson College of Education's National Board Support Program will schedule initial candidate support sessions to be held on Saturdays between October 2017 and April 2018. These support sessions will be held in the Education Building, on the UNCW campus from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. A National Board Certified Teacher will facilitate the sessions. Sessions include a network of trained readers to review candidate entries, an opportunity to work with other candidates and NBCTs, and an informal setting for professional growth!

FREE Information Session for Intitial Candidates
Thursday, September 28th, 5:00-6:30pm
Education Building, Room 162

Click here to register!

2017-2018 Sanity Saturdays  Registration link will be available August 2017.

Sanity Saturday Sessions will begin in October and the first three sessions will be geared toward first time candidates with a focus on general NB topics, including organization, writing, and assessment.  Beginning in January each session will be componenent specific.

Please contact Jenn Hatch Knight, Assistant Director, Professional Development System, with any questions ( or 910-962-4246).

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards 2016-2017 Candidates
NC DPI National Board Support
2016-2017 NC State Funding