Pearson is the largest commercial processor of student assessments. We provide services and products in support of assessment programs to local and state education agencies, as well as to other assessment organizations and publishers. We understand how assessment activities can promote learning and benefit students, teachers, parents, and schools.
About National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS)National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, known simply as National Board, is an independent, nonprofit organization. It was formed in 1987 to advance the quality of teaching and learning by developing professional standards for accomplished teaching, creating a voluntary system to certify teachers who meet those standards and integrating Board-certified teachers into educational reform efforts.