Tag: Press Release

Teaching Matters to Expand Early Literacy Program with Nearly $500,000 Grant

by Editorial Team

Press Release NEW YORK, December 3rd, 2018 – The W.K. Kellogg Foundation based in Battle Creek, Mich. made a $483,582 grant to strengthen and expand Teacher Matters’ Early Reading Matters program. The award allows the nonprofit to expand its early literacy program to 80 schools by developing online competency-based resources for teachers.

Teaching Matters, New York City Department of Education Implement Nation’s Largest Micro-credentialing Program to Certify Teacher Leaders

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Press Release NEW YORK, August 8, 2018 – Teaching Matters and the New York City Department of Education led the country’s largest micro-credentialing initiative for Teacher Leaders—over 200 teachers earned 642 micro-credentials for demonstrating mastery of critical teaching and leadership competencies.

Teaching Matters Collaborates with Tennessee Department of Education to Recognize Teacher Leadership through Micro-Credentials

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Press Release Teaching Matters will work with 100 Tennessee teacher leaders to earn four high-leverage micro-credentials over the course of the 2017-18 school year. The organization’s unique competency-based micro-credentialing system, developed in the nation’s largest school system, emphasizes the demonstration of skills in classrooms coupled with continued support for sustainable system-level improvement.