National Board Certification
About National Board Certification
National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and to generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide. It is the most respected professional certification available in K-12 education.Created by teachers, for teachers, the National Board Standards represent a consensus among educators about what accomplished teachers should know and be able to do.
More than 112,000 teachers across the United States have achieved Board certification. Arizona currently has 1,213 National Board Certified Teachers.