In 2014 the National Board began revising and streamlining the National Board Certification Process. This new 3.0 version of the WHAT WORKS! series reflects the revisions to Components 3 and 4. WHAT WORKS! Successful Strategies for Pursuing National Board Certification Version 3.0, Components 3 and 4 includes dozens of strategies to guide candidates to successful certification. The chapters draw a roadmap showing how to provide evidence of the National Board Standards. There are tips for understanding the prompts, making videos, and for writing clearly, consistently, and convincingly in the “National Board Style”.
About the Author
Bobbie Faulkner is a veteran of 38 years in K-6 classrooms. She certified as a Middle Childhood Generalist in 1999, renewed in 2009, and has been a National Board Candidate Support Provider for hundreds of candidates in her district, state, and through online support groups.
Table of Contents
1 What Is National Board Certification? 1
2 Building Your Foundation 5
3 Getting Started and Getting Support 11
4 Writing for the National Board 17
5 Component 3: Teaching Practice and Learning Environment: The Video Component 31
6 Component 4: Effective and Reflective Practitioner 49
7 Confusing Topics and FAQs 65
8 Candidate Care 71
Appendix A 77
About the Author 87