NYCDOE Information Session – Monday, December 9th at 1:30pm

NYU Steinhardt and the NYC Department of Education have arranged for an information session for January 2014, May 2014 and Summer 2014 certification program completers interested in seeking positions in New York City Public Schools.

Presenting will be Leslie Banks, Teacher Recruitment Manager, from the NYCDOE Office of Recruitment and Quality, please see details below:

NYCDOE Information Session
Monday, December 9th at 1:30pm
Wasserman Center, Presentation Room A
133 East 13th Street
2nd Floor

While all students completing certification programs (including Speech and Language Disabilities and School Counseling) are welcome, the focus of the information session will be for teacher certificate candidates in Teaching and Learning, Music and the Performing Arts, and Visual Arts.

The goals of the NYCDOE Information Session are to:

  • Encourage prospective teachers to choose NYC public schools as their top choice
  • Communicate the importance and urgency of teaching NYC public school students
  • Provide information on the application process, hiring needs, incentives and deadlines

IMPORTANT: We realize that the time may conflict with classes or student teaching.  If this is the case, please consider asking permission to leave early or arrive late. If you need assistance in doing so, you may use this post to support your request.  If your professor or cooperating teacher needs further clarification, please have them contact us directly.


Mark Perez
Certification Officer
(212) 998-5033

Frank Pignatosi
Director of Clinical Studies
(212) 998-5481