In addition to helping to provide meaningful professional development opportunities, the LAHS PD-TF actively works with teachers to obtain additional educational credentials. LAHS PD-TF is currently working with teachers who are working towards: National Board Certification, Google Certification, working towards a masters and submission of level dossiers.

Professional Development Dossier (PDD)

The Professional Development Dossier (PDD) is a focused, compact collection of documentation compiled by the teacher seeking licensure advancement (Strands A, B, and C) and her/his school district (Strands D and E). (see the NM PED website for information about all Level Three requirements)

 

What are the benefits of being an NBCT in NM?

Financial Incentives

New Mexico NBCTs receive a stipend of 1.5 student units (approximately $5,800) for each year they are Board certified. In addition, Board certification is one pathway to reach Level Three Licensure . (Click Here for More Information)

 

Distinguish yourself as an educator

You’ve spent the time growing your skills, now get certified to be recognized for the work you’ve done. We offer two educator certifications so that you can show mastery at the level that’s right for you. Use the content in the training center and your own teaching experience to best prepare you for the performance-based exams. Once you feel adequately prepared, exams are available online and the educator certifications can be achieved at any time. (Click Here for More Information)