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Guilderland High School teacher recognized as Nationally Board Certified Teacher

Dec. 3, 2013—Congratulation to Christine Rant, world languages and cultures teacher, on completing all of her requirements to be successfully named a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT).

The mission of the National Board is to advance student learning and achievement by establishing the definitive standards and systems for certifying accomplished educators, providing programs and advocating policies that support excellence in teaching and leading, and engaging National Board Certified Teachers and leaders in that process. The National Board seeks to elevate the status, voice, and role or accomplished teachers in shaping a true profession.

The application process to become Nationally Board Certified is rigorously, and selection is highly prestigious. Since 1987, more than 100,000 teachers have achieved National Board Certification across the United States. Learn more about certification by visiting the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards website.