In 2012 West Virginia became a National Board Network Affiliate. The West Virginia National Board Netwok is made up of stakeholders from around the state who understand the certification process and support first-time candidates, retake candidates, and renewal candidates in their quest to achieve certification and/or recertify. The Network also supports NBCTs through federal and state policy. For questions regarding the West Virginia National Board Network, contact:
Teresa Epperley, NBCT, Teacher Quality Coordinator and Network Liaison to NBPTS, WVDE, Office of Professional Preparation, Building 6 Room 722, Charleston, WV 25305 OR at firstname.lastname@example.org OR call 304.558.7010.
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