NYC promises 2,000 additional teachers to address shortage. Principals union says that falls ‘woefully short

NYC promises 2,000 additional teachers to address shortage. Principals union says that falls ‘woefully short

City officials promised Monday to scrounge up an additional 2,000 teachers to help fill staffing shortages plaguing the city’s partial school reopening plan — but critics say the influx of staffers will barely scratch the surface of the personnel crunch.

“The 2,000 additional teachers the Mayor referenced in his press conference today is woefully short of the over 10,000 teachers that we estimate New York City principals have already requested,” said Mark Cannizzaro, the president of the city principals union Monday.

Be a part of the new addition of teachers and obtain your Master’s in Education with our Teacher Ed Master’s program.

This is an article from a few months ago and still applies today. There’s a huge teacher shortage and you could be a part of filling it.

Sign up for our next open house, for our Master’s in Education (General and Special Ed on either Early Childhood or Childhood level) Thursday, May 6th at 5:00.  Here is the link


CITE is the Center for Integrated Training and Education.
For over 25 years, CITE has and continues to train:

TEACHERS: General and Special Ed Masters (Early Childhood or Childhood)TESOL MastersSpecial Ed license extension courses, Bilingual license extension coursesTESOL license extension courses, Early Childhood license extension courses

COUNSELORSSchool Counseling MastersMental Health Counseling MastersAdvanced Certificate in Mental Health or School Counseling 

ADMINISTRATORSSchool Building LeadershipSchool District LeadershipDoctorate for CSA members, Doctorate for non-CSA membersPublic Administration Master’s 

— in all five boroughs of NYC, Yonkers, Westchester, and Long Island. Currently all classes are online.

CITE PD: CITE offers CTLE-approved in-school or online professional development tailored to your school’s needs and your vision. We can work remotely with your staff and parents. Info: