I noted in an earlier post that Karen Lewis is a National Board Certified Teacher.
I said that she was one of the few–if not the only–union leader who is NBCT.
Happily, I was wrong. I published another post that mentioned other union leaders who are NBCT.
Here are more:
Kitty Boltnott was head of the Virginia Education Association from 2008 until July 2012. She is NBCT.
John Braglia (department chair and social studies teacher at James B. Conant High School) is a National Board Certified Teacher who is President of Local 1211 (Illinois Federation of Teachers), which serves teachers in Township High School District 211 in Palatine, Illinois (northwest suburbs of Chicago). District 211 is the largest high school district in Illinois with approximately 12,500 students in five high schools.
Ellen Bernstein, president of the Albuquerque Teachers Federation, is NBCT.
Tammy Wawro, the new president of the Iowa State Education Association, is an NBCT teacher.
Sharon Gallagher Fishbaugh, the president of the Utah Education Association, is NBCT.
Christy Levings, NEA Executive Committee, is the Vice Chair of the NBCT Board of Directors.
Penni Cyr, President of the Idaho Education Association, is NBCT.