National Board Seminars

National Board Seminars (2017-2018)

The UW Bothell National Board Seminars are designed to support NB candidates through discussion of relevant readings, protocols and feedback on writing, and studio work times, facilitated by a National Board Certified Teacher. Teachers can earn up to six graduate credits by taking the National Board Seminars. These credits can be applied to the Master of Education.  

Click here to review the Degree Requirements for all M.Ed. Students.

Important Dates:

May 12, 2017

  • Applications for Autumn Quarter Due

July 31 - August 3, 2017

  • Attend WEA Jumpstart at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish
  • Candidates pursing National Board Certification must participate in WEA Jump Start as a prerequisite to enroll in UW Bothell National Board Seminars. 
  • WEA Jump Start Seminars are designed to provide National Board candidates with important information about the certification process, time time to examine component and Assessment Center requirements, the opportunity to plan how to meet requirements, and time to collaborative, gather resources, and information needed to pursue certification all in a supportive, constructive, and collegial environment.  

Autumn Quarter 2017

  • September 27 - December 15, 2017
  • B EDUC 595:  NB Component 2:  Differentiation in Insruction (3 credits)

Winter Quarter 2018

  • January 3 - March 16, 2017
  • B EDUC 595:  NB Component 3:  Teaching Practice and Learning Environment Seminar (3 credits)

April 2018


For more information on National Board Certification visit the NBPTS website.


National Board Seminars Informational Sheet


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M.Ed. Advisor

Jody Ellinger
M.Ed. Advisor