Deirdre Armitage Quoted on Chalkbeat

April 12, 2017

Deirdre Armitage, PhD, Director of Fieldwork at the College of Staten Island (CSI) School of Education was quoted in the article, “High schoolers say they don’t want to be teachers. Inside one school that’s working to turn the tide.” In the story on Chalkbeat, she weighs in on the programs at New Dorp High School, saying, “It exposes them quite early to whether or not they want to be teachers,” she said. “We have students — they have two, three years of the program, and then when it comes time for student teaching they’re like, ‘I don’t know if I really like this.’”

Read the whole article on Chalkbeat.