Our mission at Fahari Academy is not just for our students; it extends to our entire team. As a result, Fahari Academy is the ideal environment for educators who strive to continue their own professional growth and aspire to be master teachers. We have a balanced approach to instruction and integrate critical thinking into all classes. We work to educate the child as a whole, providing each student with rigorous academic instruction, multiple elective courses and activities to develop students’ social skills.We also focus on developing an exceptional team providing multiple professional development opportunities for all staff members. We know how important great teachers are for our student’s learning and our teacher-training program ensures that our students learn from the best.
Our teachers receive regular constructive feedback from our onsite team of academic leaders and academic consultants
Our teachers are involved in weekly professional development sessions
Our teachers take part in a mentoring program. All novice teachers receive structured mentoring and feedback while our more experienced teachers receive coaching and leadership opportunities
Our teachers have a unique union contract and collaborative relationship with the UFT, where instructional staff will typically earn approximately 15% more than the Department of Education scale.