Teacher Talent Toolbox

The Teacher Talent Toolbox offers resources for building and supporting a thriving teaching team.

Creating an environment that attracts and fosters strong teachers is complex work. In this toolbox, we share resources for building strong teaching teams, supporting them, and retaining them.

Many of the resources in this collection were built over our two decades of helping school districts and charter networks build robust teacher pipelines and talent systems. We also share resources from organizations and school systems with strong talent ideas. Whether you’re seeking ideas on hiring practices, building a strong school culture, or retention strategies, we have resources to get you started.

Imali Ariyarathne, seventh-grade teacher at Langston Hughes Academy, stands in front of her students while introducing them to the captivating world of science

Imali Ariyarathne, seventh-grade teacher at Langston Hughes Academy, introduces her students to the captivating world of science.

About TNTP

TNTP is the nation’s leading research, policy, and consulting organization dedicated to transforming America’s public education system, so that every generation thrives.

Today, we work side-by-side with educators, system leaders, and communities across 39 states and over 6,000 districts nationwide to reach ambitious goals for student success.

Yet the possibilities we imagine push far beyond the walls of school and the education field alone. We are catalyzing a movement across sectors to create multiple pathways for young people to achieve academic, economic, and social mobility.

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