Educators

  • Know the policies and find resources to support implementaion.
  • Pre-K for All’s research-based Interdisciplinary Units of Study, created by the Division of Early Childhood Education, support student learning in all domains using developmentally appropriate practice.
  • As part of the historic Pre-K for All initiative, pre-K leaders and teachers will have the opportunity to participate in citywide professional learning sessions.
  • Get information about ESR-I Screening and authentic assessments.
  • The NYCDOE uses the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS) and the Early Childhood Environmental Ratings Scale – Revised (ECERS-R) tools to understand the extent to which pre-K programs are successful at reaching those high-quality standards that support student development and learning across all five domains of the State pre-K Learning Standards.
  • The City of New York is seeking talented early childhood educators to lead high-quality pre-K classrooms in public school and New York City Early Education Centers (NYCEECs) across the city.
  • A list of key contacts at the Division of Early Childhood Education (DECE).
  • Read the Pre-K for All Quality Standards to learn about key practices of family engagement, rigorous and developmentally appropriate instruction, professional collaborations, and leadership that support children.
  • Get information and forms for Universal Pre-K Program (UPK) providers.