Results of strategic planning meeting, May 28-29, 2015

Shirley Smith | June 17, 2015

DCNTP board members came especially prepared and willing to tackle making a plan for the next few years at the two-day strategic planning retreat in May (agenda here).  That’s because all seven of them attended the 2015 New Teacher Center (NTC) Symposium…..

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NTC events build individual, district, and DCNTP success

Shirley Smith | January 16, 2015

“Between now and 2020, 1.5 million new teachers will be hired. In five years!”* Barb Sramek of Marshall shook her head at this statistic as she and other DCNTP board members began evaluating scholarship applications for the New Teacher Center Symposium…..

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Group smarts at the DCNTP Board meeting October 28

Shirley Smith | November 12, 2014

“Some groups are smarter than others,” “Selecting a smart team,” and “How do you raise a group’s IQ?” are a few topics the DCNTP Board explored when they met on October 28. It turns out that the key to all of the above is…..

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