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Re: National Board Teaching Standards


From: C GERSICH (cathygersich_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Mar 08 2005 - 20:39:30 PST

Thanks to all who wrote to me about their experience with NBPTS. I am planning on concentrating on the Art 11-18 certification. I teach middle school now but have a MA in Art Ed. and a K-12 art certification. It sounds like a lot of writing and rewriting, some say it takes up to three years to get it. Did you all attain it in one year???
Thanks again!
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  From: Fields, Linda<>
  To: ArtsEdNet Talk<>
  Sent: Tuesday, March 08, 2005 5:33 AM
  Subject: RE: National Board Teaching Standards

  Many on the list have their NBPTS certification. What age level are you going after and what do you want to know? It is time-consuming, requires a lot of reflection and writing, and is worth doing. I'm sure any of us would be happy to answer specific questions. Linda in NC
    -----Original Message-----
    From: C GERSICH []
    Sent: Monday, March 07, 2005 10:08 PM
    To: ArtsEdNet Talk
    Subject: National Board Teaching Standards

    Has anyone out there gotten their NBPTS certification? I am contemplating applying for a scholarship and plunging into the program but wanted to hear from other art teachers what they think of it. Does anyone have any insight, opinions, experience...?
    Curious in Bellingham, Washington.

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