Teach for America
3.8 of 5 342 reviews
www.teachforamerica.org New York, NY 150 to 499 Employees

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Wonderful organization

Director, Strategy (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

ProsMission-driven, smart and motivated people

ConsLow salary but there are decent benefits

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Corps member disillusioned with TFA's capability to solve educational inequity.

    Corps Member (Former Employee)
    Detroit, MI

    I worked at Teach for America full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Lots of upward mobility in non-teaching positions, highly educated and… Cons: The organization fundamentally works against the teaching profession by pressuring the best teachers to leave the classroom and work in their office; the… Advice to Senior Management: Make sure all staff have taught, make sure all people who serve… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Never boring!

    Teacher (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Teach for America full-time for more than a year


    Pros: The work is extremely rewarding, never boring, and provides great… Cons: Long hours, a lot of up's and downs, and dealing with incompetent or uncaring coworkers.… Advice to Senior Management: Provide good training once you have TFA members at your… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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