"Achieving National Board Certification will impact my teaching by raising my expectations of what is not only possible, but required of me as a teacher. Moving forward, I will continue to consistently hold myself accountable to these most rigorous standards of teaching in order to be the best educator I know how to be for my students."
- Matthew Wester, Richmond Public Schools
"Going through National Board Certification was the most challenging yet worthwhile experience I have had so far in my teaching career. It pushed me to see new possibilities in my classroom and most importantly for my students; for that I will always be thankful."
- Kristina Mitchell, Henrico County Public Schools
"Achieving National Board Certification has been one of the finest accomplishments of my career. Throughout this process I have become a more reflective practitioner who has a clearer understanding of my students' needs and how to continue improving my practice to support those needs."
- Erica Michelle Creasey, Hanover County Public Schools