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Dean’s Statement on COVID-19

The School of Education continues to closely monitor developments surrounding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), with a focus on protecting the health and well-being of our students, communities, faculty, and staff.  At this time of unprecedented challenges, the School of Education faculty and staff are available to assist you. All classroom instruction will be conducted virtually through (at least) the end of this academic year.  Summer courses are also expected to be offered online.

In the words of CUNY Chancellor Felix Matos, “In a time of crisis, institutions like CUNY that are integral to the life of our great state and city and its future have an especially important role to play. CUNY’s role in the face of the challenges posed by the coronavirus is both to protect the safety of our community members and to ensure that all of our students, regardless of their circumstances, are able to continue their education.”  SOE activities including classes, admissions, and other projects are taking place remotely.   

This is a rapidly changing situation. More information is available from CCNY and the School of Education. Please reach out to your program directors, professors, and these offices for assistance.

Picture of NCATE logo - The Standard of Excellence in Teacher PreparationThe School of Education at The City College of New York is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), www.ncate.org. This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation programs and advanced educator preparation programs at the School of Education at The City College of New York. However, the accreditation does not include individual education courses that the institution offers to P-12 educators for professional development, relicensure, or other purposes.

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