In order to take an NCTA course, you have to be a member of the Norfolk County Teachers Association.
FYI: Teachers in Brookline, Needham, Medway, and Wellesley are NOT NCTA members even though those towns are in Norfolk County. If you teach in those towns, then you must pay a $50 membership fee to join NCTA. Please send a check or money order, in the amount of $50, payable to NCTA, 500 North Main Street, Unit B, 2nd floor, Randolph, Ma. 02368.
NCTA School Systems:
Avon, Bellingham, Blue Hills Regional, Braintree, Canton, Dedham, Dover-Sherborn, Foxboro, Franklin, Holbrook, King Philip Regional, Medfield, Millis, Milton, Norfolk, Norwood, Plainville, Quincy, Randolph, Sharon, Stoughton, Tri-County Regional, Walpole, Westwood, Weymouth and Wrentham
YOU MAY REGISTER FOR THE COURSE(S) FIRST and then send in your $8.00 Annual Dues payment. Once we have received your membership dues, your course registration will be complete.
IF YOU ARE NOT currently a member of NCTA and you do not teach in Brookline, Needham, Medway or Wellesley, then please send an $8.00 check or money order, payable to NCTA, 500 North Main Street, Unit B, 2nd floor, Randolph, Ma. 02368. Your membership will be good for a year. Once we have received your membership dues, your course registration is complete.
What are the benefits of joining the NCTA?
- Low-cost Graduate courses through Framingham State College for application toward salary increment and Recertification.
- Grants for individual teachers' projects and Local Association projects.
- Membership in the nation's first teachers' association founded in 1849 by Horace Mann.
- Opportunities to get together with colleagues from other districts to share ideas and support mutual goals.
- Future Educator's Scholarships to selected high school seniors with plans to become teachers.
- Honor Awards presented at June Banquet to acknowledge outstanding teachers.
- Service Awards presented at June Banquet to recognize remarkable volunteers.
- Joseph M. Hanley NCTA Service Award presented at June Banquet to a person for dedication and service to the NCTA.
- Laura Warcup Distinguished Educator Award presented to year's most notable teacher Award carries a stipend of $1,500.00.
- Eugene P. Tinory Teacher Award is given to an NCTA Teacher enrolled in an approved Master's Degree Program.
- The Walter J. Hughes, Jr. Award is given to an NCTA Teacher candidate enrolled in a Post Baccalaureate approved DESE Licensure Program in Education who intends to teach in a public school.
- Opportunities to teach graduate courses for honoraria and PDP's.
- Presentation of Longevity and Retirement Certificates.