New Teacher Center’s data-driven professional development improves teacher retention, instructional quality, classroom inclusivity, and student achievement.
increase in one district’s teacher retention after two years of support
students reached in 2019-2020
25K + 8K
teachers and instructional leaders reached in 2019-2020
participating across 22 states
New Teacher Center’s comprehensive professional learning program:
“New Teacher Center provides high-quality professional learning, leadership development, and coaching for educators who serve students with the highest needs. With this support, educators are more effective at all levels -- they stay in the profession longer while their students learn more.”Desmond K. Blackburn, PhD, CEO, New Teacher Center
Cisco has supported the development of New Teacher Center’s high-tech solutions:
Students of NTC-supported teachers gained up to 5 months of additional learning in English language arts and math (SRI International, 2017).
Cisco and the Cisco Foundation partner with innovative nonprofits to deliver transformative, tech-driven solutions for education, economic empowerment, crisis response, and climate impact.