Fair and Breezy
21°FFair and BreezyFull Forecast

H-BR teacher earns certification

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

Kirsten Kubala, a teacher at Hinckley-Big Rock Middle School recently became a National Board Certified Teacher through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

National Board Certification is achieved through a rigorous, performance-based, peer-reviewed assessment of a teacher’s pedagogical skills and content knowledge. The certification process takes one to three years to complete. While licensing standards set the basic requirements to teach in a state, NBCTs demonstrate advanced teaching knowledge, skills and practices similar to the certifications earned by experts in law and medicine.

For more information on the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, visit www.nbpts.org.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Daily Chronicle.

More News

Reader Poll

Do you know someone whose income is below poverty level?
Yes, me
Yes
Dont know
No