Welcome to the National Network of State Teachers of the Year (NNSTOY) on TeachingPartners


Teaching Tomorrow’s Leaders

2018 National Teacher Leadership Conference, Hosted by NNSTOY

Join teacher leaders in Las Vegas, Nevada July 8-11 for inspiration, networking, and deep dives into four critical problems of practice.

Teacher Leadership Courses

Standards Based Professional Learning

Learn about NNSTOY’s courses build teacher leadership and improve professional practice. Each is designed and facilitated by outstanding teacher leaders.

Videos Series

Equity in Education

View short videos designed to shift conversations about race in schools beyond blame and deficit, toward a deeper, authentic reflection.


Case Studies from the High Quality Assessment Project

Peruse our growing library of research to inform policy and practice round teaching, leading and advocating on behalf of our nation’s students.

Social Justice Book List

Great books to teach social justice to students of all ages

Discover great texts to use to teach students about current social justice issues, including racism, gender bias, immigration, bullying, poverty and more.

Education Policy

Education policy results are better for students when policies are informed and shaped by highly effective educators

Explore our federal policy and funding priorities and where we stand on key issues like educational equity, teacher leadership and professional learning.