New Teacher Academy  (NTA) believes that every student, from preschool through high school, deserves an excellent and equitable education that empowers them to reach their full potential in classrooms, communities, and beyond. We work to disrupt the predictability of educational inequities for systemically underserved students by accelerating educator effectiveness. 

Important Dates

August 12, 2023 - Creating Optimal Learning Environments (T-TESS Domain 3)

September 23, 2023 - Data-Driven Lesson Planning w/ HQIM (T-TESS Domain 1)

November 4, 2023 - Address Teacher Needs based on feedback

February 3, 2024 - Questioning & RBIS for Assessments

TBD - Teacher of the Year Banquet

TBD - End-of-Year Celebration

Crystal Fuentes

Elementary New Teacher Mentor



Jose Ramirez

Secondary New Teacher Mentor


Lizeth Ortiz

Secondary New Teacher Mentor