Employee Incentives and Discounts

The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) is pleased to be able to provide our employees with information regarding special discounts, incentives and offers.

This listing of discounts is provided for informational purposes and does not imply that the NYCDOE endorses any particular product or service.


Cellular Phone Service
 
AT&T
AT&T offers discounts to New York City DOE employees. Click here for more information.

Sprint
Sprint is proud to offer monthly discounts to New York City DOE employees and family! Visit http://www.sprint.com/nycdoe to learn about what offers are available.

T-Mobile
T-Mobile offers exclusive savings to NYCDOE Employees such as: unlimited data plans, monthly service discounts (up to 15% on your monthly recurring charges), waived activation fees, free shipping, and more.  All without a contract!  For more information on the Discount Program for NYCDOE employees, call: (866) 464-8662.  Make sure that you identify yourself as an employee of the NYCDOE with Promo Code: 1184TMOFAV.

Current Customers:  You may be eligible to receive a 15% discount on your T-Mobile monthly service charge. Visit this page and complete the form to request your discount.

Verizon
Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest 3G provider, is delighted to announce discounts for DOE employees. For further details, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/getdiscounts to learn more about the offerings available to all New York City employees.
- 19% discount off monthly access on all plans $34.99 or higher
- 25% discount off accessories that come with either a one-year or lifetime warranty
- Discounts on the new FiOS triple play bundle.  Click here for more information.
To enroll, submit the Verizon Employee Enrollment Form. Include proof of employment (a copy of your DOE-issued ID card or a copy of a pay stub and driver's license).  Fax the cover sheet, form, and proof of employment to 1- 800-711-7788.  


Computer Equipment, Software, Apps, and Technology 

Apple
All New York City DOE employees, faculty and staff receive up to a 10% discount on all Apple equipment including MacBook, iMac, MacPro, MacBook Pro and Mac Minis. Academic pricing is also available on software sold through the online store. To take advantage of these discounts, call 1-800-MY APPLE (800-692-7753).

Dell
Dell offers discounts (of up to 30% off) on all personal PCs, and select configurations of Dell consumer PCs. Visit www.dell.com/nycdoe/epp for more information and to order online. To order by phone, call 1-800-695-8133 and mention Member ID# KS29290389 in order to receive the discount.
Please note: If you find a better deal on a Dell product on the http://www.dell.com/ home website, call 1-800-695-8133 to receive your best price guarantee. Also, remember to ask the Dell sales representative if there are any additional promotions when making your purchase.

Lenovo
Lenovo is now offering discounts on all products to DOE employees, faculty and staff.  Please visit http://www.lenovo.com/NYCDOEEPP to view the latest Android Tablets, All-in-One Desktops and award winning ThinkPad laptops.  Representatives are available to answer your questions and assist with order placement at 1-877-222-6426 Ext. 3077. 

MyForce
MyForce transforms your smartphone into a cutting-edge personal security service.  If something seems out of the ordinary, or you’re concerned, simply launch the app and MyForce is with you, 24/7, nationwide. At the touch of a button, you are instantly connected to a trained security agent, armed with all the relevant information they need to get you the help you need where you need it, quickly and efficiently.  Offer - 33% off the regular retail rate for NYC Department of Education employees ($9.99 vs $14.99 per month).  Exclusive discount available only by accessing special enrollment site at http://nycdoe.myforce.com/

TrueCare
TrueCare is a social media monitoring tool that helps protect your children from the potential dangers of social media sites like Facebook, Instagram,  and Twitter. Cyberbullying, online predators, and damaged reputations are real dangers children face, and TrueCare monitors 24/7, no matter where they access the Internet.  Offer - 30% off the regular retail rate for NYC Department of Education employees ($8.50 vs $11.99 per month).  Exclusive discount available only by accessing special enrollment site at http://www.truecare.com/NYCDOE


Culture and Entertainment 

Barclays Center Events
The Barclays Center offers discounts to DOE employees on a variety of events, including Brooklyn Nets and NY Islander games.  For a list of upcoming events, click here.

Plum Benefits
Plum Benefits is providing all NYCDOE employees with exclusive discounts to hundreds of live event experiences in New York, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Orlando and Las Vegas!  Whether your looking for a Broadway show, sporting event,  ski lift ticket, theme parks, or even restaurants - Plum Benefits has something for everyone!  Discounts vary by show/event/activity and venue.  For additional information, please visit http://www.plumbenefits.com/.  Sign-up using your NYCDOE work email address or your personal email address and access code ac130262 to set-up your free account.

Theater Development Fund
Theatre Development Fund provides New York City DOE employees access to hundreds of Broadway, Off Broadway, music and dance productions each year for only $11 to $41 a ticket. Additionally, TDF's "Off-Off@$9" program features dozens of Off-Off Broadway productions available to you for only $9 a ticket. Full-time DOE employees are invited to join the more than 80,000 theatre lovers who get the best deals through TDF. To apply, call (212) 912-9770 or visit http://www.tdf.org/application.

TheaterMania
Broadway, Off B’way, Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Comedy, Dance, Drama, Concerts and More for only $4.50 a ticket.  How?  Theaters and producers need to fill up seats with excellent, attentive audiences to help build buzz and word of mouth.  TheaterMania’s Gold Club proudly offers DOE employees an exclusive 40% discount to join:  $59 for the entire year! (regularly $99).  For more information, and to join, log on to https://www.theatermania.com/gold/partner/NYCDOE/

Tickets at Work
Tickets at Work is pleased to offer entertainment and travel discounts for both regional and nationwide attractions and events to all NYCDOE employees.  We provide discounts to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando & Hollywood, Six Flags, Cirque Du Soleil, Movie Tickets, Hotels, Las Vegas, Broadway Shows, Sporting Events, and Car Rentals.  For more information, please visit us at: http://www.ticketsatwork.com/tickets/?company=NYCDOE.  Employees without internet access can call our toll free customer service line (866) 273-5825.  Please use the company code: NYCDOE.  


Education

Atlas Test Prep 
Atlas Test Prep, NYC's premier test prep company, utilizes an advanced and adaptive student-centered approach to prepare for college (SAT/ACT) and graduate school (GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT) entrance exams. All DOE Employees get a discount on test preparation for themselves and/or their children. Call 347.949.TEST, or click here for more details. Our programs engage and empower students through motivational coaching to instill confidence and assure their success on test day...and beyond!

Bank Street College of Education
The Bank Street College of Education is looking to work with New York City Public School teacher's interested in pursuing certification in Bilingual Education and/or Bilingual Special Education.  Bank Street will be forming cohorts for: 1) teacher's inerested in earning the Bilingual Extension (Spanish) or 2) teacher's interested in completing a master's degree in Bilingual Special Education.  Applicants chosen to be part of the cohort will qualify for a 50% reduced tuition rate of $650.00 per credit.

For additional information, interested candidates should contact Dr. Nilda Bayron-Resnick, Program Director of Dual Language/Bilingual Programs in General and Special Education at (212) 875-4543 or at nresnick@bankstreet.edu

Concordia University - Portland
Concordia University - Portland is offering NYCDOE staff new scholarships and grants for their accredited Master of Education or Doctorate of Education degree programs taught completely online.  Teachers enrolling in the M.Ed Program will receive $4,000 off tuition with The Educator Scholarship.  Four M.Ed degrees and 18 concentrations are available.  Teachers enrolling in the Ed.D program will receive $10,000 off tuition with The District Educator Dean's Grant.  The Ed.D Program offers an innovative "virtual residency".  Students in both programs also receive an Apple iPad to enhance the learning experience and textbooks at no additional charge.  These benefits are available for all NYCDOE employees enrolling in Concordia University - Portland online degree programs.  For additional information, please visit: http://education.cu-portland.edu/nyc/.
 
Fluent City
Fluent City is proud to offer 15% off all group language classes for DOE employees, faculty and staff. Take advantage of French, Spanish,Italian, Portuguese, Arabic and Chinese classes throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn and learn a fun, valuable classroom skill. Weekday, weeknight and weekend sessions are offered. Pick any 20-hour class listed on www.Fluentcity.com and email hey@fluentcity.com using your DOE email account for the discount code! 

Hills Learning Co.
Hills Learning, a language school in New York next to Grand Central that specializes in Asian languages, is offering a discount for all DOE employees interested in taking either their group or private class offerings. Hills Learning offers classes for Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Cantonese, and other languages.   You can email programs@hillslearning.com or check our website http://www.hillslearning.com/


Financial Services and Insurance

ASPCA Pet Health Insurance
Save up to 20% on ASPCA Pet Health Insurance with your group discount plus a discount on the base plan premium for eligible multiple pets. Cover your dog or cat for accidents, illnesses, wellness care and more. Plus, you can visit any licensed veterinarian in the US or Canada! Start your quote at: www.aspcapetinsurance.com/nycdoe

Citibank - Benefit Home Lending WorkLife Solution
Citi provides the Benefit Home Lending WorkLife solution.  This special program can help you move into your new dream home, refinance your existing mortgage, or assist with the purchase of your second home and investment properties.  A team of dedicated Citibank Home Lending Professionals is available especially for NYCDOE Employees.  For additional information, please call 1 (800) 353-7989 or visit: http://mortgageprograms.citimortgage.com/NYCDOE

For a local appointment, please call Brian Gallagher at (212) 559-3260 or email him at Brian.Gallagher@Citi.com.    

Free Checking Accounts 
New York City employees paid through direct deposit are eligible for free checking accounts at a variety of participating banks.  Click here for more information.

PetFirst Insurance
Keep your canine companions and feline friends healthy with pet insurance.  PetFirst prepares you for veterinary emergencies, so you can make your pets healthcare decisions with your heart and not your wallet.  Give your pet the  care they deserve with a pet insurance plan from PetFirst.   Because you are an employee of the NYC DOE you are eligible to receive 5% off pet insurance offers from PetFirst.  To purchase your pet’s insurance go online to www.petfirst.com/nycdoe or call 866-937-7387 to speak with one of our insurance agents.

Pets Best Insurance
If you’re like many pet owners today, you’ll do whatever it takes to keep your pet happy and healthy.  With Pets Best, you can give your pets the care they deserve when faced with unexpected vet bills or emergency room visits. Affordable pet insurance = affordable vet bills! For more information click here.  You can also visit www.petsbest.com/NYCDOE to register.

Quicken Loans - Mortgage Insiders Program
Hello New York City Department of Education Employees, Quicken Loans is excited to offer you a benefit, along with other value added services, on the single most important investment, your Home!  To see if you can benefit from this offer, you must contact your dedicated NYC Department of Education employee Mortgage Insiders team at (800) 913-8422 or https://VIP.QuickenLoans.com/nycdoe      

Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI)
Save 5% on coverage for your pet!  Additional benefits include: Visit any veterinarian - even specialists and emergency providers and 10-day 100% money back guarantee.  For additional information, and to register, please visit us at: http://www.petinsurance.com/schools.nyc.



Fitness and Wellness

Crunch Gym
Crunch offers New York City DOE employees discounted membership rates as well as a three day complimentary pass (some restrictions apply).  For more information on the rates, membership, complimentary three day pass, classes and locations, click here.

A new Crunch gym is now in Hoboken. To find the Crunch location nearest you, visit http://www.crunch.com/. If you have additional questions, please contact Amy Hart at ahart@crunch.com or by phone at (212) 993-0340.
        
Equinox
EXPERIENCE EQUINOX BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.  Discover an integrated approach to health and wellness at Equinox. Invigorating group fitness programming, custom personal training, ultra-luxe amenities, delectable spa services and childcare professionals make your personal escape a reality. New York City Department of Education employees receive an exclusive discount at Equinox Brooklyn Heights. Start your escape with a complimentary club trial by emailing jonta.henry@equinox.com or calling the club directly, 718.522.7533.

Gold's Gym
Gold's Gym offers all New York City DOE employees a discounted membership rate at its Crossbay Boulevard location in Howard Beach. This offer includes a Gold's Gym membership for only a $150 initiation fee and $36.44 per month or a $98 initiation fee and $46.86 per month. For more information, call (718) 845-4653. 

New York Health & Racquet Club (NYHRC)
NYHRC now offers all New York City DOE employees, spouse/domestic partners, and DOE retirees a great way to stay fit and healthy!  Qualifying employees may now enroll for a discounted membership of only $75.00 per month with no initiation fee or enrollment fees (there is a minimum 6 month commitment required).  Membership features include a variety of daily classes,  includes a variety of daily classes, sports facilities, pool, whirlpool, steam room, sauna, eucalyptus room and pay services including personal training, babysitting, court time, and massage. Membership also entitles you access to all 10 NYHRC locations.

To enroll or to find club locations go to http://workfit.nyhrc.com/. For more information or to receive a week pass contact: Franklin Rice at (212) 220-0733 or via email at frice@nyhrc.com.

New York Sports Club
Passport Membership: access to all clubs at all times of the day, all group exercise classes and club amenities. Monthly rates are $74.99 with a one-time joining fee of $50.00 (less any existing promotions) and a processing fee of $49.99. New membership is for one year, and all New York City DOE employees, spouse/domestic partners and children (at least 14 years of age) are eligible to participate (proof of residence is required). DOE rates are available online by visiting http://www.companiesgetfit.com/ and using your DOE-issued e-mail address or by contacting Leornard Pitt, Corporate Account Manager at (917) 565-5904 or via email at Leonard.Pitt@tsiclubs.com

SportSetter
SportSetter is your personal fitness concierge service that goes wherever you go. All you need is your gym bag and your Smartphone. With just a few taps and swipes, you'll discover new fitness activities that are convenient to your location and fit for your lifestyle. Select activities from the map and experience them with SportSetter Passes at www.sportsetter.com or Download the app at the Itunes store. Passes starting at 7.99!  NYCDOE Promo Code: DOE14

YogaWorks
At YogaWorks, we believe yoga is for everyone.  We share our mission through our 30 studios in the US, Teacher Trainings around the globe, and online classes available anywhere.  Our studios accommodate all levels, from advanced yogis to those practicing for the first time.  As an NYCDOE Employee, enjoy a Corporate Preferred Membership Rate at YogaWorks!  Enjoy monthly unlimited yoga classes at YogaWorks: Soho - $120; Eastside & Westchester $100, Westside & Union Square $95 Westchester, & Brooklyn Heights - $115; Region wide $130.  Along with the Corporate Preferred Membership Rate, you can also receive a discount on our online streaming platform called MyYogaWorks.com.  It is only $5/month! 

If you are interested in signing up for a Corporate Preferred Membership or MyYogaWorks, please contact Angela Getter at angelag@yogaworks.com.


Home Services

ADT Security
NYC DOE members will receive an additional 20% off installation of ADT security system.  Offer is valid on all system activations including New Installations, Reactivations of Existing ADT systems, or Switch to ADT from your current service provider..  EXISTING ADT CUSTOMERS-- Refer FRIENDS & FAMILY and you will both receive $50 back from ADT upon installation. We service RENTERS and HOMEOWNERS.  To Receive NYCDOE Discounted pricing, call the Promotions Hotline to schedule an appointment: (800) 699-9238.  Provide promotion code:  A129022.  For Referrals or General Inquiries call: (908) 220-5438

OneCall Moving
Home services: Moving to a new home? With OurMovingConcierge.com NYDOE employees receive special promotions and discounts on movers, cable providers, home security and more! Please visit:  http://www.installwithonecall.com/affiliates/view/13845

Cable Services: Looking to switch providers to get the best deals on Cable Services from Verizon FiOS, Time Warner, Comcast, Optimum and more? NYDOE employees receive special promotions and discounts by visiting:  http://www.installwithonecall.com/affiliates/view/13845


Newspapers

New York Times
The New York Time s offers up to 50% off the normal subscription cost on home delivery of The New York Times for K-12 teachers. To enroll, current subscribers and new subscribers should call 1-800-NY-TIMES.

Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal offers up to 50% off the normal subscription cost on the online and print editions of The Wall Street Journal for K-12 teachers and librarians. Educators are offered an academic year subscription of 36 weeks. To enroll, current subscribers and new subscribers should call 1-800-975-8602 or visit http://www.wsj.com/prof.


Office and Print Services

FedEx Kinko's
As a thank you for your commitment to educating our children, FedEx Kinko’s Office and Print Center offers NYCDOE teachers, professors, faculty and staff members 15% off on most products and services at participating FedEx Kinko’s nationwide. Click here for more information.


Retail

Ann Taylor LOFT
LOFT Loves Teachers... and has something just for you! Members of LOFT Loves Teachers, our free program for educators, receive 15% off every time you shop at a LOFT store. Visit http://www.loftlovesteachers.com/ for complete program details.

Cheesecake.com
Summer vacation doesn’t have to be the only sweet time of the year! Use the code “DLDOE” to enjoy 15% off any of our decadent cheesecakes and gourmet desserts when you shop online at http://www.cheesecake.com/ or call 1800-971-3711.

CityStore - New York City 
City employees receive a 20% discount on books, gifts, and collectables. Click here to order online or visit the Citystore at 1 Centre Street - North Plaza (Manhattan Municipal Building). City employee identification required.  Click here for more information on discount offers.  

Corporate Shopping
The Corporate Shopping Employee Discount Program features over 250 top national retailers offering incredible employee discounts and private offers to NYCDOE employees.  A few popular retailers include: Target, Land's End, Costco, Ralph Lauren, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Brooks Brothers, ProFlowers, FTD, Shoes.com, Restaurant.com, Drugstore.com, FragranceNet and many more!

Register now and enjoy incredible savings!  It's easy...simply click on this link http://corporateshopping.com/login/nyc for instant access.        

GourmetGiftBaskets.com
At http://www.gourmetgiftbaskets.com/, we do an apple for the teacher one better! Our collection of award-winning gifts features not only fresh orchard fruits, but gourmet foods and sensational desserts that are available to you at 15% off. Just use the code “DLDOE” at checkout when shopping us online or give us a call at 866-842-1050. Some restrictions apply.

J. Crew
At J. Crew, teachers are VIPs. Just bring your NYCDOE Employee ID to any J.Crew retail or factory location and receive an exclusive 15% OFF every time you shop. (It's even better than summer vacation).  For store locations, visit jcrew.com.

*Discount is valid only in J.Crew retail and factory stores and cannot be honored online at jcrew.com. Offer cannot be combined with any other special discounts or promotions or applied to alterations, previous purchases or to the purchase of gift cards.

KingOfPOP.com
This is one pop quiz that’s easy to ace! When it comes to flavors of our delicious popcorn, there’s no wrong choice. Enjoy 15% off any of our  gourmet popcorn products at http://www.kingofpop.com/ using the code “DLDOE” at checkout or give us a call at 1888-803-4425.


Savvy Home
Savvy Home offers the greatest selection of custom furniture.  We strive to help you Get The Furniture You Want.  The fun starts in our Design Center, where you can customize the piece of furniture to match all your needs and wants.  Select upholstery options, pillow styles, foot colors, and much more to get the ideal furniture for your home.
 
We are pleased to offer NYCDOE Employees 10% off of any purchase.  To access the discount, simply type NYCDOE (all caps) in the field marked ‘Savvy Certificate’ upon checkout at: www.SavvyHomeStore.com


Strawberries.com
Your hard work deserves a sweet treat! That’s why we’re offering NYCDOE employees 15% off any of our irresistible chocolate-dipped confections. Just use the code “DLDOE” at checkout on our site, http://www.Strawberries.com, or give us a call at 1888-493-1002.

Sunrise Chevrolet
New York City DOE employees and their family can benefit from Sunrise Chevrolet's Employee Pricing!  You pay what we pay!  In addition, receive a 10% discount on parts and service!  Call Sunrise Chevrolet at (718) 263-7700 or visit http://www.drivesunrisechevy.com/ for additional information. 

1800Flowers.com® and 1800Baskets.com®
All New York City DOE employees, faculty & staff receive 20% off (some restrictions apply) on flowers and a selection of gifts including plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, and confections. To place an order go to http://www.1800flowers.com/ or http://www.1800baskets.com/  and use the promotion code "DOE" during check out, or call 1-800-FLOWERS (1-800-356-9377) and give the code to the Gift Advisor.


Transit and Travel

Affordable Travel of Orlando
Affordable Travel of Orlando provides discounted theme park tickets to Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World and many other Orlando area attractions.  You can save from $2.00 to $30.00 on tickets depending on quanitity and theme park.  Employees can also save up to 60% off select Orlando area hotels and home rentals.  Just use your NYCDOE log-in, "NYC," to book your vacation or purchase tickets by clicking here or by calling toll-free 1 (866) 463-0412.  

Avis
New York City DOE employees can save up to 25% on every rental whenever making a reservation.  In addition to special rates, employees are offered value-added discounts and the latest in technology, products and services.  Click here for more information. 

Bonusweeks.com               
The benefits of vacations are clear; NYCDOE employees work long hard hours and need a break to recharge.  But the problem isn't always time, it's money.  Bonusweeks.com is the Wellness Division of SFX Preferred Resorts.  We provide access to world class resorts at or below wholesale pricing.  For more information, visit: http://bonusweeks.com/nycdoe.  Use registration code: 35NYCDOE 

Budget
New York City DOE employees can save up to 25% on every rental whenever making a reservation.  Click here for more information.

Commuter Benefits Program
The City of New York Commuter Benefits Program offers employees a Commuter Card Plan via a payroll deduction. The Commuter Card is a stored value debit card linked to a special Transportation Spending Account secured by the City’s Transit Benefit provider, WageWorks. For more information on WageWorks and how to apply, click here.

CruiseOne Dream Vacations
Earn UNLIMITED Travel Cash back on all cruises and vacation packages, shore excursions, and travel protection for your affiliation with NYC Department of Education. We offer Price Matching and Price Reduction Monitoring to ensure that you are getting the best possible pricing, as well as a “Next to Nothing” Deposit Program and NO SERVICE FEES for booking.  For additional information, click here or visit http://www.travelperks.biz/ and mention the NYC Department of Education upon first contact with our office and you will automatically receive benefits.   

Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines offers all current employees of New York City Department of Education a discount from NYC (JFK) to Hawaii and more. For additional information click here

RentalCarPerks.com
New York City DOE employees can enjoy car rental discounts of up to 25% from industry leading car rental companies at thousands of city and airport locations nationwide. As an added bonus, DOE employees are eligible for special offers including dollars off, free rental days and free upgrades - all in addition to discounted car rental rates. Please visit www.RentalCarPerks.com to sign-up (only name and e-mail address required) or for more details.

Wyndam Hotel Group
New York City DOE employees can save up to 20% a night off of the Best Available Rate at nearly 7,000 Wyndham Hotel Group Hotels around the world.  Brands include:  Wyndham Hotels, Wyndham Grand Collection, Days Inn, Ramada, TRYP by Wyndham, Wyndham Garden, Hawthorn Suites, Baymont Inns & Suites, Night Hotels, Howard Johnson, Microtel, Super 8, Knights Inn, Travelodge, Wingate, and Dream Hotels.  Discount offers must be booked in advanced.  Click here for more information.