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"It was a good experience."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Program Director in New York, NY
Current Employee - Program Director in New York, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Teach for America full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Happy people, great culture, productive.

Cons

Heavy workload and challenging environment.

Advice to Management

Pare down workload

Other Employee Reviews for Teach for America

  1. "Corp Member"

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    Former Employee - TFA Corps Member
    Former Employee - TFA Corps Member

    I worked at Teach for America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great experience and exposure to school system in given region.

    Cons

    Lack of extensive training and support in the field.

    Advice to Management

    Train corp members thoroughly and relieve some of the financial burden on teachers not just in the form of a loan but in grants and assistance in classroom.


  2. "Great Company To Work For"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Corps Member - Charter School in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Corps Member - Charter School in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Teach for America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    You get to meet professionals from all over and the managing team really care about their staff and how they can help.

    Cons

    As with any job in the education industry you definitely get attached to the students, especially when you see them growing and learning.

    Advice to Management

    Management should consider putting a little more into their events and promote them better.


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