We improve teacher effectiveness.

We offer consistent, individualized coaching aligned to personal growth and professional development.

The NC NTSP is a leader in university-based induction support through the belief in and practice of transformative, intentional coaching to increase student achievement by improving beginning teacher effectiveness and retention.

2022-2023 e-Institute for Beginning Teachers

Exciting live pedagogy and content sessions and INSPIRING guest speakers!

Data Summit

Increase awareness and interest in data from the North Carolina New teacher Support Program

Teacher Impact

An independent assessment of the NC New Teacher Support Program finds that the program has demonstrated strong impact on teachers served.

Our Approach

The NC NTSP is a comprehensive, university-based induction program offering a research-based curriculum and multiple services designed to increase teacher effectiveness, enhance skills, and reduce attrition among beginning teachers. The NC NTSP provides each teacher: (1) intensive Institute; (2) intensive, individualized classroom coaching; & (3) aligned professional development sessions. The goal of the North Carolina New Teacher Support Program (NC NTSP) is to improve student achievement by improving beginning teacher effectiveness and teacher retention.


Upcoming Events & Training

NC NTSP Podcast are now available! Are you looking for a podcast about teaching that is short, engaging, and research-based, delivered by a variety of experienced professionals who still do the work daily? Look no further than the NTSP Podcast. A team of our instructional coaches, along with guests, address topics relevant to our practice right now. From classroom management to student groupings, relationships to grit, our coaches take research and apply it to real-world classroom needs.

Latest News & Tips

May Spotlight: Recipe for Reflection

By Kathy Fields | May 16, 2022

2 parts teaching                                                                                     3 parts layers of support 1 part students 1 part instruction 1 part data A dash of creativity, hard work, and determination Blend together. Marinate for 180 days.  Enjoy! Like a recipe, school years can be complicated, challenging, and a little different each time you put the ingredients together. At Zeb-Vance Elementary…

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An Off-ramp to the End of the Year: Support for Before, During and After Testing

By Kathy Fields | May 2, 2022

The final weeks of school are upon us. You will be waving goodbye to your students for the final time this school year before you know it. As you exit into summer, keep in mind all the ways that you can ensure high engagement for the final weeks of instruction.  Preparing for final exams, tests…

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Mind Over Matter:  Modeling and Managing a Growth Mindset for Success

By Jami Graham | April 13, 2022

Do you find yourself looking for ways to keep your head above water?  Are you striving to maintain a positive attitude as you work to end the school year on a high note?  As you navigate these challenging times, a growth mindset vs. a fixed mindset may be just what you need.  A growth mindset…

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