The NNSTOY Resource Library is a collection of research reports, policy briefs, white papers, and other powerful documents that focus on today’s key topics in education. Browse our virtual library and review the topics that interest you.
The Board of Directors is responsible for providing direction to and overseeing the affairs of the NNSTOY in the interests of the membership. It consists of State Techers of the Year and other professionals.
Member BlogAugust 22, 2016 How to Manage Your Relationship with a New Principal for the Good of Your School By Alex Kajitani If you teach in a school that’s had the same principal for the past five years, you needn’t read any further. Still reading? Of course
Bob Williams, Alaska State Teacher of the Year 2009
2009 Alaska Teacher of the Year
Bob Williams began his teaching career as a Peace Corps teacher in Gambia, Africa. He achieved National Board Certification (Math – AYA) in 2011... read more
Current Education News
In a Flash Poll conducted June 6-17, 2016, members of the National Network of State Teachers of the Year indicated that states and districts are doing little to engage them around the new Every Student Succeeds Act, as required by law. Data from... read more
Teachers Leading Discussion Forum
We would like to invite you to join the conversation on our Teachers Leading discussion forum. There is great conversation throughout the year about great teaching.
Jennifer York-Barr, Senior Lecturer, University of Minnesota and Teacher Leader Researcher
“Excellent teaching advances student learning. Excellent teachers hold the potential to serve as powerful, positive and proximal influences on their peers. This is leadership. Teachers who lead, such as State Teachers of the Year, are an essential resource for creating and sustaining learning systems that engage students at high levels so they are well positioned to contribute in our world.”