Teacher Certification

Prospective Employees

If you are interested in a career as a teacher in New York City’s public schools, visit TeachNYC.net for information on applying to the DOE, New York State Certification types and requirements, salary and benefits, and more.

Current Employees

All pedagogical DOE employees, including teachers and school administrators, must maintain valid certification to remain employed. If you are a current certificate holder, see this important information on new requirements for maintaining your certificate.

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