Become A Member


Members of Teachers Unite organize public school educators across New York City, working alongside students and families to create schools that are restorative and democratic.

Our members call to end racist disciplinary practices and shift resources to make schools safe spaces that respect the dignity of all students. Learn more about our principles of unity here.

Your dues make it all possible!

Teachers Unite Members…

  • Help shape city education policy through grassroots advocacy

  • Learn and share organizing skills, resources, and strategies with a network of educators who practice restorative justice and build power at their schools

  • Collaborate with students and parents to develop priorities, organize strategic actions, and participate in citywide advocacy

  • Join leadership opportunities (i.e. presenting at conferences or participating in skill shares around the country)

  • Access our toolkit