19-20 National Board Certification Cohort Informational Meeting

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Agency: CESA 5
Agency Contact: Aggie Salter
Agency Assistant: Rachelle Bacon 6087455478
Location: CESA 5
626 E. Slifer St
Portage, WI 53901
Facility: Main Conference Room
5/22/2019 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

National Board Certification will distinguish you as an accomplished, effective teacher who has met the highest standards in the profession. Obtaining National Board Certification is a rigorous process to undertake and CESA 5 can support you through our upcoming 2019-20 Cohort.

We invite you to attend our free informational meeting where you will learn what the certification process entails and how the 2019-20 Cohort can support you.  


A brief overview of CESA 5’s NBC Cohort:

  • 6-8 meetings throughout the 19-20 year. Dates to be determined by the Cohort.

  • Component guidance from CESA 5’s National Board Certified Lead Mentor Team

  • Individual meetings with Readers

  • The support and collaboration of those in the Cohort

  • A place to:

    • go with questions

    • be in the frame of mind to work on your components

    • receive individualized support


Why should you be a part of this?

  • Wisconsin offers National Board Certification reimbursement for up to $2000 for costs incurred.
  • Scholarships are available.
  • Some local school districts use Title monies and/or professional development funds to provide fee support to candidates seeking certification. Please inquire with your principal or central office administrator to see if this is a possibility for you.
  • After the initial year of certification, Wisconsin NBCTs are eligible to receive annual grants of $2500 or $5000 per year for as long as you are National Board Certified. 


Financial incentives

Click here to learn about National Board Certification from the NBCT website.

See if your area of expertise is included. 

Cancellation Policy: Registered participants will receive a full refund if they cancel prior to 3 working days before an event, minus any material costs that have already been incurred. Because of our commitment to the trainer and the food vendor, participants who cancel less than 3 working days or do not attend, will be billed the full fee. CESA 5 reserves the right to cancel any event. Registered participants will be notified via email if a cancellation occurs and will receive a full refund. Inclement weather policy: Every effort will be made to hold an event. CESA 5 will notify participants via email as soon as possible if an event has been cancelled due to weather conditions.