By David Lustick
For an individual who used to be a candidate for nationwide Board certification or can be a candidate sooner or later, Certifiable: instructing, studying, and nationwide Board Certification is a must-read booklet. Dr. Lustick (NBCT, 1998 & 2008) explores all elements of the certification strategy in an obtainable and significant type. Lustick makes use of his personal significant stories as a technological know-how instructor, nationwide Board candidate, nationwide Board assessor, and academic researcher to supply proof of NBPTS as a chance for pro progress. What are lecturers studying from nationwide Board certification? Dr. Lustick interviewed greater than a hundred and forty academics from forty two states to discover a solution. In a report back to congress, the nationwide examine Council defined Dr. Lustick's paintings as certainly one of merely reviews 'that objectively evaluated the influence of [certification] on lecturers' practices.' no matter if a candidate was once eventually pointed out as finished or now not, David Lustick's examine shows that certification deals all applicants an opportunity to enhance their perform. This e-book offers academic stakeholders a big source for knowing NBPTS as a way to enhance instructor caliber in an atmosphere of excessive stakes trying out.