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NYC Teaching Fellows Employee Reviews about "master s degree"

Updated May 25, 2021

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2.3
34%
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15%
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NYC Teaching Fellows Principal  Anthony Finney
Anthony Finney
7 Ratings
Pros
  • "Cohort relationships that is about it(in 6 reviews)

  • "master's degree(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The teacher coaches who observe you , have issues(in 13 reviews)

  • "Long hours, extremely intense structure, and hard to get direct information(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      I am happy I applied

      May 25, 2021 - Teacher, Elementary School 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Was able to get a teaching license and experience

      Cons

      more experience in the classroom before getting thrown in

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Terrible

      May 8, 2021 - Teacher in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      MA at a reduced cost

      Cons

      Over worked and under paid

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      This program is only for you if you are dedicated to serving NYC public schools.

      Mar 31, 2019 - Special Education Teacher in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      *Majority of tuition subsidized *Become an employee of the DOE with full benefits while completing masters. *Pre service training (PST) will prepare you for the expectations of the DOE *The support system of current Fellows and alums *No commitment to stay with the DOE once you complete the program *You are placed for PST training- but you select your school placement in the DOE (apply, interview, and decide if you accept or decline a position) allowing you to find your best fit

      Cons

      *Balancing the demands of full time teaching and completing a masters program *Onsite training (on the job training with a class) for PST is demanding- you have to lose yourself and be whatever the coach wants you to be (ADVICE: Do whatever it takes to pass.Once you complete PST you chose the school that fits you and allows you to develop your teacher self) *The stipend is low during training

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      1 person found this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Hard work

      Nov 18, 2019 - Fellow 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Teaches mgmt techniques. Masters is subsidized.

      Cons

      You dive rt into teaching.

      2 people found this review helpful
    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Disorganized high paced mess

      Jul 28, 2019 - Fellow 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Meeting awesome people who are driven to become successful teachers

      Cons

      Too fast paced You won’t have time for yourself or anyone else I don’t know how they think it’s realistic to come home and do a whole ton of work when you’re getting home after 8pm and you’ve just been working and at university all day. Communication is horrendous

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      4 people found this review helpful
    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Worth it, just hardvwork

      Jun 28, 2019 - Special Education Teacher in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Alternative path to teaching

      Cons

      Long hours, no salary during PST

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    7. 1.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Worst

      Aug 20, 2019 - Special Education Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Get certified fast and meeting great people

      Cons

      During pst if your coach doesn’t like you. You wouldn’t pass the training. There’s a lot of bias and racism at some sites. This is all about luck and getting into the right site for pst.

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      2 people found this review helpful
    8. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Difficult Job

      Apr 29, 2019 - Math Teacher 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Masters Degree at Reduced Cost Full-time job with benefits

      Cons

      Low-support for administration It is stressful to teach full-time while trying to get a masters.

      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Teacher

      Dec 22, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good way to get certified quickly

      Cons

      Very stressful jobs, expect to work long hours.

      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 1.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      all negative reviews are accurate. don't do this to yourself in this amazing job market. no resason for it.

      Apr 14, 2019 - Fellow in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      not many, maybe the kids of you're lucky.

      Cons

      so many this could turn into a bible worth of comments

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      1 person found this review helpful
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