About New Teacher Week
New Teacher Week is the NYCDOE's annual five-day professional learning and welcome event for new teachers. The exciting week includes a keynote address featuring NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña and UFT President Michael Mulgrew, over 30 workshops led by expert DOE and UFT facilitators, plus a one-day New Hire Fair staffed by DOE and UFT vendors. All of these New Teacher Week experiences are designed to provide practical preparation to support new educators’ strong start to their careers.
Explore artifacts from New Teacher Week 2017
||What were participants buzzing about after New Teacher Week? |
“I liked that I was given the opportunity to practice designing a real lesson.”
“The Scope and Sequence review was VERY helpful. All the facilitators were great!"
“The sessions gave me a lot of ideas for my classroom.”
As a new teacher in the DOE, you have a multitude of opportunities to grow professionally during and beyond Year 1. For additional professional learning opportunities, stay tuned to I Teach NYC and First Class, a monthly newsletter for first-year teachers. You can also reach out to New Teacher Support. We’re here to help you have successful first year!