HBCU Careers in Education NYC Edition

  • Job Fair Bot
  • New York, NY
  • Jan 31, 2018
Multi-Employer General Business

Event Description

Have you ever considered pursuing a career in education? Looking for a change from the everyday of your desk job? Want to make a difference in the life of a young person in NYC? Well this event is an opportunity for YOU to learn more about potential opportunities to work in the field. Confirmed Sponsors: Capital Preparatory Harlem School KIPP NYC Public Charter Schools New Visions for Public Schools NYC Men Teach NYC Teaching Fellows Teach for America - New York Agenda: 6:00 6:30 PM | Recruitment fair and tabling with our confirmed sponsors 6:30 7:15 PM | Panel discussion with alumni from our sponsor organizations 7:15 8:00 PM | Recruitment fair and tabling with our confirmed sponsors Things to think about: Male teachers of color accounted for 9.8% of the Citys entire teacher workforce in 2003-2004, falling slightly to 9.2% in 2015-2016. Their share of the Citys entire teacher workforce dropped 1 percentage point, from 4.7% to 3.7%. While in 2015-2016, 13.2% of the Citys students were Black males. [1] In New York City, where more than 85 percent of the students are racial minorities, 60 percent of the teachers are white. [2] Only 8 percent of New York City teachers are men of color. [3]

Event Date

Feb 22, 2018