Become a Partner

NCTR’s Next Generation Network supports the scale and sustainability of high quality teacher residency programs. The goal of the network is to improve the quality and effectiveness of residency-trained teachers who positively impact student achievement.

NCTR offers Network partners technical, advocacy, and support services, acting as a hub of innovation in the teacher preparation, 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 program outcomes by promoting ongoing evaluation and the meaningful use of program impact and implementation data

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