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  • New York, NY
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1990
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Education & Training Services
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)


Teach For America is committed to confronting educational inequity and driving profound systemic change starting in the classroom. We are a diverse network of educators, advocates, entrepreneurs, policymakers, community members, and industry leaders. Together, we work to achieve ...
Mission: Teach For America’s mission is to find, develop, and support a diverse network of leaders who expand opportunities for children from classrooms, schools, and every sector that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate.

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    Multiple rounds including phone interview, eventually followed by a group interview with other candidates, a lesson presentation that individual must prepare ahead of time, and individual interview to assess candidacy with a Teach for America interviewer.

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December 18, 2020
What is Teach For America all about? (Hint: People who are passionate about working toward educational equity and supporting each other.
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What Teach For America Means to Me
December 18, 2020
Educational inequity is complex and often misunderstood. That’s why we’ve broken down some common misconceptions for those beginning to learn about this important issue.
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6 Myths About Educational Inequity | Teach For America

Teach for America Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2014
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013

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