Register Now for the Region 6 National Board Certification Workshop

WEAC Region 6 members are encouraged to explore the professional and financial benefits of National Board Certification and the support the union can provide to National Board candidates. With this in mind, Region 6 has organized an introductory workshop on National Board Certification for September 29 at the WEAC and WEAC Region 6 building in Madison.

The benefits of National Board certification include:

  • Reimbursement of costs ($2,000)
  • Annual Wisconsin stipend ($2,500-$5,000)
  • Most school districts provide wage increases or stipends for teachers who are National Board certified
  • License portability between states
  • Ten-year Wisconsin Master Educator License

Union support for National Board candidates includes:

  • Informational sessions throughout Wisconsin
  • Individual coaching
  • Access to NEA Jump Start curriculum
  • Assignment of personal mentor
  • Regular candidate support sessions
  • Access to the expertise of NBCT union members

The workshop is Thursday, September 29, at 5:30 at the Region 6 offices, 33 Nob Hill Road, Madison.

Please RSVP to Region 6 staff member Rachel Schendel at 800-397-2287 or schendelr@weac.org.