Become a Partner

NCTR’s Next Generation Network supports the scale and sustainability of teacher effectiveness through the residency program model. The goal of the network is to improve the quality of teacher training to ensure a positive impact on student achievement.

NCTR offers Network partners technical, advocacy, and support services, acting as a hub of innovation in teacher preparation and effectiveness training, policy, and practice arenas. NCTR programming is designed to:

  1. Strengthen the teacher residency movement through advocacy and marketing support for long-term sustainability

  2. Infuse the network with innovations informed by both the policy landscape and promising practices from the field

  3. Embolden network partners as critical friends within a professional learning community that prioritizes knowledge creation, acquisition, and sharing

  4. Strengthen teacher preparation outcomes by promoting ongoing evaluation and the meaningful use of program impact and implementation data

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