ALNBCT Board Members with Rep. Danny Garrett (District 44).

NBCT Hill Day 2017

ALNBCT Hill Day 2017 was a huge success! We had the opportunity to meet with many of our state legislators and advocate for both the stipend and additional support for the regional in-service centers. We are hoping to increase the amount of funding for the centers so that more scholarships can be provided for next […]

Shelby County Celebrates NBCTs

Shelby County Celebrates NBCTs

Shelby County NBCTs gathered on Tuesday, February 21st for our annual NBCT Day. It was a day of learning, networking and collaboration. In addition to a wonderful breakfast, sponsored by Kendall Williams and the Shelby County Education Foundation, attendees enjoyed workshops focused on some of the newest education trends. We hope to see some of […]

Scholarships Available!

The State Department of Education is making available several scholarships for those who wish to pursue National Board certification. Click on the link below for the memo from State Superintendent of Education, Michael Sentance, regarding the availability of scholarships to help NBPTS Candidates cover the cost of component fees.  The document also contains an application that […]

Congrats to our Renewed NBCTs!

The following Shelby County Schools teachers renewed their National Board certificates this past year. We are so proud of our #phenomenAL NBCTs! Anne Betbeze-Calera Intermediate School Sheikla Blount-Columbiana Middle School Janet Butterfield-Oak Mountain Elementary School Christine Sexton-Forest Oaks Elementary School Kristi Turner-Oak Mountain Middle School Myra Watson-Oak Mountain Intermediate School  

Support for NBCT Candidates

The University of Montevallo provides support for National Board candidates through its Regional In-Service Center. The first meeting for ALL potential candidates (new, returning and renewing) is September 14.  The meeting is free and for anyone who may wish to participate in this support program. Attendees should register in STI-PD and attend this first meeting. This is […]

NBCT Network Board Position

The Alabama NBCT Network Board currently has an available position for secretary. According to the bi-laws, all officers must hold a current National Board certification. All board members need to commit to attending each of the board meetings. Typically, there are eight board meetings a year. These meetings usually occur on a Saturday morning and last for […]

Annual Conference Breakout Session Proposals Due

Each year, the Alabama NBCT Network hosts a statewide conference. It’s time to submit your proposals for breakout sessions for this event! The conference will be held January 21, 2017 at Spain Park High School, and proposals are due Saturday, September 7. Click on the link below if you have a great idea to share! […]

Shelby County Teachers Attend EdcampNBCT

Shelby County Teachers Attend EdcampNBCT

Alabama’s NBCT Network hosted its second annual EdcampNBCT today at the Tuscaloosa Career & Technology Academy. NBCTs and candidates from all over the state and from places as far away as San Francisco attended the event. Unlike typical PD, the Edcamp format is a blank page at the beginning where participants decide the topics they want […]

2nd Annual Edcamp NBCT Registration Opens

Our 2nd Annual EdcampNBCT is scheduled for Friday, June 24, 2016, at the Tuscaloosa Career & Technology Academy in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  EdcampNBCT is a day of free, participant-driven professional development that will give educators an opportunity to grow professionally while sharing our expertise with fellow NBCTs and candidates.  EdcampNBCT will open up dialogues among accomplished practitioners making all […]