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Department of
Teacher Education

Student Leadership

Teacher Education Student Leadership Requirement and Opportunities

All students must complete the leadership requirement prior to Student Teaching. Students can satisfy the leadership requirements in two ways:

Option 1: Active member of the following organizations/clubs:
  • Student Government
  • NYC Men Teach
  • Bilingual Pupil Club
  • Future Teachers Club
  • Kappa Delta Pi
  • Any York Club or Organization
  • Any event outside of the college, but must be pre-approved by a Teacher Education faculty
Option 2: Attend at least 3 events from the following organizations/clubs: 
  • Student Government
  • NYC Men Teach
  • Bilingual Pupil Services
  • Future Teachers Club
  • Kappa Delta Pi
  • Any York Club or Organization

Events are emailed to students each semester. 

If students have questions or are unsure, consult with your advisor.

Documenting your Student Leadership:  Document your leadership attendance on the Student Leadership form



The Department of Teacher Education is open on Tuesday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For questions/concerns contact the following individuals:


Teacher Education
Room AC-1D12
718-262-2450

Dr. Keiler
Chairperson

Regina Misir
Academic Accreditation Specialist

Ramaina Prashad
CUNY Office Assistant

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation