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28 Mar

Teachers work with NCCAT on National Board Certification

CULLOWHEE – Teachers from across North Carolina joined other initial candidates for a weekend of facilitated support and collaboration to work on components two–four of their National Board certification submission at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development for teachers.

Participants were expected to have a draft of at least one component before attendance. Best practices for completing components were shared.

11 Mar

NCCAT presents - Focus Friday: Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality in Schools

The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching has a special professional development program coming to the Cullowhee campus on May 17th.

04 Mar

Teachers learn to integrate coding skills in their curriculum with NCCAT

CULLOWHEE - Teachers from across North Carolina joined the North Carolina Center for Advancement of Teaching to learn how to code, how to integrate coding into y our curriculum, and the basics in robotics. The program was titled "Integrate Coding Skills Into Your Curriculum."

20 Feb

McDowell County educators experience NCCAT Teacher Leadership Experience

CULLOWHEE - Teachers from 14 schools across the McDowell County School district recently participated in professional development sessions created to meet their needs and goals at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development for teachers.

“Teacher Leadership Institute: McDowell County” allowed participants to engage in discussion of leadership principles, personal leadership traits, teacher leadership in schools, group dynamics and other aspects of leadership.

15 Feb

Literacy Badge program successful at NCCAT

CULLOWHEE - Teachers from across North Carolina completed the first North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT) Literacy Badge program. Teachers could attend all five and earn the badge or attend individual sessions of your choice based on interest and need. The effort was part of the new Focus Friday program,

08 Feb

NCCAT opens summer registration

CULLOWHEE - Summer registration has opened for The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development.

Applicants are encouraged to register as soon as possible to ensure a position in the programs. Click here for the Summer 2019 schedule.

05 Feb

New technology available at NCCAT Cullowhee campus

CULLOWHEE - The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT) has added communication and collaborative tools for presenters and participants while they are on the Cullowhee campus. Teachers have the opportunity to learn from and use the state of the art technology in our Markerspace lab.

The new additions are:

29 Jan

NCCAT Summer registration will open in mid-February

The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development, will open Summer Registration in mid February. Visit www.nccat.org for schedule information. Applicants are encouraged to register as soon as possible to ensure a spot. 

NCCAT's Honored Educator Scholarship (HES) program pays tribute to outstanding educators and individuals by providing scholarship funds in their names. Scholarship funds can be named in honor of classroom teachers, coaches, administrators, school board members, or community volunteers - anyone whose teaching or influence in public education has made a positive difference in the lives of others.
24 Jan

NCCAT Honored Educator Scholarship program application process open

CULLOWHEE - NCCAT's Honored Educator Scholarship (HES) program 

11 Jan

Expand Skills, Increase Effectiveness and Improve Outcomes with NCCAT professional development

CULLOWHEE – Educators can apply now for high-quality professional development in February and March with the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development. Increasing teacher effectiveness is fundamental to improving public education.

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