Tennessee Education Association

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NBPTS Jump Start Seminar

National Board Jump Start is a training that provides early support to National Board candidates to help them understand and be successful in the certification process.

Friday October 12, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. and covers:

  • Foundations – NBCT Standards and Process overview

Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and covers:

  • Component 2 – Differentiation in Instruction
  • Component 3 – Teaching Practice and Learning Environment

Jump Start is led by a fun and dynamic training team of National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs). Presenter Cathy (Clee) Lee is a National Board Certified Teacher, a National Board Jump Start Trainer, and a member of the Jump Start Redesign team. She has over 35 years of teaching experience and recently retired from MNPS. Our second presenter, Meredith Sohrabi, is a National Board Certified Teacher in the certificate area of Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/Early and Middle Childhood. Ms. Sohrabi has 20 years of teaching experience and currently teaches third grade.


Both members and non-members are invited to participate. Seating is limited to the first 50 registrants.


Tennessee Education Association
801 Second Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37201

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 06:00 to Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 04:30

Fill out online registration form by the deadline of September 28.