The Master’s Degrees that give the biggest salary boost—up to 87% more money

From Chalkbeat: In September 2020, the National Student Clearinghouse estimated that while enrollment in undergraduate programs for associate’s and bachelor’s degrees fell by 9.7% compared to 2019, enrollment in master’s programs increased 6%.  Most recent tallies for the Spring 2021 term found that while undergraduate enrollment has decreased by 4.9% since 2020, graduate enrollment has […]

By John Russo | Administration . Blog . news

Administration Program (SBL) Graduate Feedback

Meet College of St. Rose / CITE SBL Program graduates (and successful school administrators) Mr. and Mrs. Boccanfuso! For program information, please see Courses are online through the summer. This program is the most affordable, convenient and practical SBL program in NYC. You do not need to have your application completed in order to […]

By John Russo | Administration . Alumni

Want big advances from students and schools? Invest in principals, says new research

School principals, who rank second only to teachers in influencing how well students learn in school, matter even more than previously believed, according to major new research. In fact, replacing a below-average principal with an above-average one will result in an additional three months of learning in math and reading annually for the average student, […]


NYC will soon have a new schools chief. Here’s what to know about Meisha Porter.

CITE would like to congratulate Meisha Ross Porter on being named the incoming NYC Schools Chancellor. We’re proud of her for blazing a trail as the first Black woman to lead the NYC schools, particularly because she’s already close to our hearts as an alumna of our College of St. Rose SDL Certification Program. Here’s […]

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JOB POSTING – Executive Director of ELA

JOB POSTING – Executive Director of ELA Job Posting Company: Yonkers Public Schools ( ATTENTION: ALL INTERESTED CANDIDATES CERTIFIED IN SCHOOL DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION (Must possess SDA/SDL certification and content area certification is preferred) IMMEDIATE VACANCY (POSITION WILL BE CONTINGENT UPON FUNDING) EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS (ELA)/TITLE 1 – PRE-K-12 Job Description: Position Summary: […]

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Grant Winners 2020

CITE is awarding 5 grants of $250 each, to teachers across the city, to replace the Teacher’s Choice money that teachers are not getting this year. CITE is the Center for Integrated Training and Education. CITE partners with accredited colleges to offer accelerated degree and certificate programs for teachers, counselors, and administrators in and around […]


Alumni Success – Kinsley Jabouin

Kinsley Jabouin is the new principal P.S. 9, The Ryer Avenue School, Bronx, NY, and a graduate of the College of St. Rose / CITE program. Congratulations on the new job, and all the best, Kinsley! Below are Kinsley’s thoughts on being a new principal, the St. Rose/ CITE program, and servant-leadership. What made you […]

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The Art of Gathering for School Leaders

___________________________________ The Art of Gathering for School Leaders by Niña Caballero After reading Priya Parker’s “The Art of Gathering, How we Meet and Why it Matters”, I reflected on my own daily interactions. I wanted to start thinking about every ‘meeting’ as an invitation to gather intentionally- a coffee date with a friend, dinner with […]