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U.S. Education Secretary to Discuss Role of Teacher Leaders in Transforming Teaching and Learning at National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Conference

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Event Date 1: March 14, 2014 04:00 pm - March 14, 2014 06:00 pm

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will give remarks at the inaugural National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’ (NBPTS) 2014 Teaching & Learning Conference in Washington, D.C. He will discuss the role of teacher leaders in transforming teaching and learning. A panel discussion on teacher leadership, how to foster it in schools and how to empower teachers to lead change will follow.

The Teaching & Learning 2014 conference is a new, flagship event in support of NBPTS’ mission to advance student learning, professionalize teaching and elevate the priorities of educators nationwide. The conference will give attendees an opportunity to share their stories, gain new tools, learn from the nation’s top innovators and get inspired to lead in their classrooms and communities.

Event 1
Who : U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan
What : Remarks at the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Conference
When : 4 p.m. ET, Friday, March 14, 2014
Where : Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Pl., N.W., 3rd Floor Ballroom
Washington, D.C.