- This event has passed.
National Board Candidate Support Workshop Series 2020-21 Kick Off – Augusta
September 19 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm EDTFree
These workshops are designed to give you the information and encouragement that you need to complete the National Board Certification process. Find out what is involved, the time commitments required and how to get assistance with fees. The State of Maine will cover the cost of scholarships for National Board fees for candidates. Tips for establishing time lines, organizing the work, and accessing resources for candidate support will also be shared.
Each workshop will have a different focus based on the needs of the candidates attending. You are encouraged to attend as many sessions as possible to get the full benefit of working with this group of dedicated Maine teachers! Participants will also receive contact hours for each workshop attended. Those who achieve certification are eligible for a $3,000 salary supplement provided by the state. Those who teach in a high needs school (50% or more free and reduced rate lunch) will receive an additional $2,000 beginning in the 2020-21 school year.
Augusta National Board Workshop Dates (September 2020 – May 2021)
Saturday, September 19 Kick-Off Session
Saturday, October 24
Saturday, November 14
Saturday, January 23
Saturday, February 27
Saturday, April 10
Saturday, May 1
**Please note that when you register, you are registering only for the Kick- Off Session. Reminders will be sent prior to the next session for you to register.
Daniel R. Allen
Training and Professional Development Director
Maine Education Association
35 Community Dr.
Augusta, ME 04330
W: 207-622-4418, ext. 2223