Cristen Chapman, Philip Culcasi, Kerri Largo, Mary Lopez, and Jennifer Trejo, all National Board Certified Teachers, and Puja Ramasawmy and Lisa Thyer, National Board Candidates, were all named 2022 Golden Apple Finalists.
Dr. Justin Antos, Amber George, and Kimberly Radostits, all National Board Certified Teachers, and Ashley Kannan, National Board Candidate, were all named 2022 Regional Teachers of the Year. They are among the 10 finalists for the ISBE (Illinois State Board of Education) Illinois State Teacher of the Year Award.
The National Board Resource Center at Illinois State University has been recognized by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards for the excellence modeled by its staff in supporting Illinois teachers working to achieve their National Board certification in 2021.
Congratulations to the new and renewed National Board Certified Teachers in Illinois.
Maddi Bodine, a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) and Zebulon “Zeb” Holder, NBCT candidate, were named 2021 Golden Apple Excellence in Teaching winners. They are among 10 Illinois teachers chosen for this honor. This year, the Golden Apple Excellence in Teaching winners were selected from over 708 nominees from all across the state—a new record for Illinois.
On Thursday, April 22nd, the National Board Resource Center hosted its first-ever virtual recognition ceremony to honor and applaud all Illinois teachers who achieved or renewed their National Board certification in 2020, featuring a keynote address from Governor J. B. Pritzker.
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs announced that fifteen new members have joined Illinois State University’s Million Dollar Club.
The National Board Resource Center (NBRC) celebrates the National Board Class of 2020 and the 164 new Illinois National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) who achieved certification per the February 27 score release, as well as the 137 Illinois teachers who renewed their National Board certification.
Thank you to each of our colleagues who are retiring this year for your exceptional contributions to the College.
The National Board Resource Center (NBRC) celebrates 117 new, Illinois National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) who achieved certification in 2020.