Professional Development

As teachers increase their conceptual understanding of mathematics, they can apply a variety of strategies to support students in acquiring foundational understanding. For the teacher, this includes not only a deeper understanding of the mathematical concepts, but also having the pedagogical tools to be able to use effective instructional methodologies to reach all students.

NTN uses a Seven Level approach to professional development. All “Seven Levels of Professional Development” are necessary to successfully implement NTN methodologies and develop a deepen teachers content and pedagogy. Eliminating one of the levels could compromise the fidelity and success of the professional development model; therefore all seven levels are provided to each school in which we partner.

The Seven Levels of Professional Development are: