Become a NYS teacher

New York State has been recognized for its excellent teaching force, ranking among the nation’s top 10 for “teaching attractiveness” when it comes to compensation, teacher turnover, working conditions and qualifications. Do you enjoy working with students and helping people learn new things? Explore options to become a New York State teacher.

Elementary school kids raising hands to teacher

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Elementary School Classroom: Enthusiastic Teacher Holding Tablet Computer Explains Lesson to Brilliant Young Children. Kids Learning Programming Languages, Internet Safety and Software Design

Make a difference in your students' lives!

Has a teacher ever inspired you? Teachers note that this is the most rewarding part of teaching.

Has a teacher ever inspired you? Teachers note that this is the most rewarding part of teaching.

Has a teacher ever inspired you? Teachers note that this is the most rewarding part of teaching.

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Teacher and students using flower shapes In Montessori school

Be a changemaker!

A career in education is a powerful way to help make your community a better place.

A career in education is a powerful way to help make your community a better place.

A career in education is a powerful way to help make your community a better place.

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Middle aged black female teacher smiling in school corridor

Join a supportive and balanced work environment!

Teachers have access to great health and retirement benefits and a schedule that allows time off to be with family and friends. There is always room to learn, grow and advance in your career.

Teachers have access to great health and retirement benefits and a schedule that allows time off to be with family and friends. There is always room to learn, grow and advance in your career.

Teachers have access to great health and retirement benefits and a schedule that allows time off to be with family and friends. There is always room to learn, grow and advance in your career.

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