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Mississippi State University
Mississippi World Class
Teaching Program Website

National Board Certification Summer "Prep" Course
A four-day workshop to prepare potential candidates for the assessment process. The emphasis is a study of the particular standards for one's certificate area and an introduction to writing in the "National Board" style. This workshop is extremely helpful to teachers planning to pursue certification in the fall. It is an essential step in entering the mentoring program. CEU credits offered. Click here for Summer Standards Application

Candidate Support Program
The heart of the World-Class Teaching Program is the twice monthly meetings of active candidates with peers and a National Board Certified teacher (NBCT) Late September - April with a followup meeting to prepare for assessment center.  Candidates are organized in certificate groups to NBCT candidate support persons who are paid to facilitate the work of these candidates. The cost to the candidate for this membership is $400. Click here for Candidate Support Program Application

MPE is providing scholarships for Renewal Candidates this year. Please follow the link below to view the guidelines and application:

Guidlines & Application

Tina Scholtes, Ph.D.
P.O. Box 5365
Mississippi State University, MS 39762

Office Phone: 662-325-2011
E-mail: tfs2@msstate