New York

Kokua has been proud to serve over 100 of the highest performing schools across New York City’s boroughs, including the New Visions for Public Schools Network and Girls Prep in the Bronx and Brooklyn boroughs.

With both long-term and part-time opportunities available in elementary through high school classrooms, Kokua is a great fit for those seeking to make a difference with your day job. Apply now to join us this school year and see the impact you can have on a child’s life as a Kokua Substitute Teacher.

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Teach Next Week

Get in the classroom as soon as next week!

The benefits of becoming a Kokua teacher:


Wake up every day with an opportunity to influence young peoples’ lives.


Work as much or as little as you choose and get paid within two weeks.


Join a network of professionals and role models committed to making a difference for youth.

We partner with some of the most innovative, high-performing schools across the country.

Kokua Education formerly CSTN

Join us in elevating the impact of substitute teachers everywhere.

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We create moments that shift students' perception of what's possible.

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Chicago (312) 313-5441

Denver (720) 707-0212

East Coast (917) 242-4795

Nashville (720) 707-0212

Texas (281) 936-0875