In the Spotlight

  • NYCMT Showcase

    Equity in Action: Join the Revolution!

    In 2015, Mayor Bill de Blasio launched NYC Men Teach, the nation’s boldest effort to diversify the teaching pipeline through recruiting and retaining male teachers of color in NYC schools. Led by the Office of the Mayor’s Young Men’s Initiative (YMI), NYC Men Teach is hosting its 3rd annual Showcase event Equity in Action: Join […]

  • Mentor Application

    NYCMenTeach Mentor application

    Mentors play an important role in supporting NYC Men Teach Anchor teachers. The NYC Men Teach program is now accepting applications to be part of the nation’s boldest effort to recruit and support more male teachers of color in NYC schools. The deadline to apply is June 2nd. We encourage you to spread the word […]

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    Why CS Matters for Communities of Color

    In collaboration with NYC Men Teach and Computer Science 4 All, one of the Mayor’s Equity and Excellence initiatives, the Why CS Matters for Communities of Color event will bring NYC DOE teachers together to hear from speakers and a panel focused on “hidden figures” of color in technology, in addition to engaging in student-centered tech activities. Teachers […]

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    Woke Cypha Curriculum Development w/CREAD starts in November!

    Apply Here! What is a Woke Cypha? The Woke Cypha Curriculum Sessions provide a supportive and collaborative environment for educators to engage in meaningful ideation and construction of curricula based on current instructional goals creating innovative, culturally relevant lessons to enhance learning experiences. The series includes 40 hours of professional development that will support teachers […]

  • Ingenuity Teams

    Ingenuity Team Sign-Ups!

    Sign up now to become a member of an Ingenuity Team!  Join a small group of teachers at monthly meetings to create lesson plans, share classroom strategies and more! Choose from over 9 different teams that meet in locations around NYC! Deadline to Join: Friday, November 10th 2017 Click Here to check out our catalog for team descriptions, goals, and meeting locations! Click […]

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    Summerbridge Fellows & Anchor Cohort Graduation!

    One of the experiences offered under the NYC Men Teach initiative is the Summer Bridge Program which prepares first-year teachers to enter their classrooms this fall. This past summer, 20 NYC Men Teach Anchors spent six weeks gaining hands-on practice by teaching summer school students. Summer Bridge Anchors were also provided with training sessions, access […]

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    Summer with #NYCMTvillage

    Here are a few highlights from our summer including Restorative Practices training, Connected Teaching at the Beam Center, Anchor Orientations, and a networking event in Brooklyn!