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TFA Reviews

Updated Oct 29, 2018

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3.8
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Mark Page
5 Ratings
  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TFA full-time

    Pros

    Great everything I love it so much

    Cons

    Not too much to complain about

    TFA2018-10-29
  2. "Operations Intern"

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    Former Employee - Operation Intern 

    I worked at TFA

    Pros

    Great place to work. I really like all the employees. They are awesome.

    Cons

    It was challenging. I had to meet some many different people.

    TFA2016-09-07
  3. "Very good."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at TFA

    Pros

    Nice environment. Friendly. Cooperative Courageous. Fun

    Cons

    Business. Fulfillment. Tactful. Fast pace. Disciplined

    Advice to Management

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    TFA2015-03-04
  4. "great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at TFA

    Pros

    great interview format and questions

    Cons

    5 minute lesson play isn't really fair given candidates who have no teaching experience

    Advice to Management

    NA

    TFA2014-02-18
  5. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Teacher in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TFA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great organization with great benefits and mentors

    Cons

    I had a great experience so I don't have any cons

    TFA2014-01-22
  6. "Corp member"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at TFA

    Pros

    Amazing mission. Lots of passionate people working to end educational equality.

    Cons

    Long interview process. Should be careful with who they recruit.

    TFA2015-10-23
  7. "Excellent But A Lot Of Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tulsa, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You get to impact kid's lives everyday. You will receive continual training and support throughout your first two years of teaching. You will be able to attend training in the evenings and on the weekends. You will also have people who will come into your classroom and watch you teach. They will give you real time feedback that you can use to improve your teaching. You will have lots of opportunities to bond with the...

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    Cons

    Teaching is your life. You do not have time for much else outside of teaching. Not a very good work-life balance.

    TFA2014-10-28
  8. "CCC"

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    Former Employee - Ccc in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at TFA for less than a year

    Pros

    Great pre-professional development for interns Ability to know the organization Welcoming team from the national office

    Cons

    Some unrealistic expectations placed on interns Large goals with entering students into the database toward the end of the internship

    TFA2013-06-02
  9. "TFA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at TFA full-time

    Pros

    Give room for personal growth

    Cons

    Thrown into situations where you have to learn as you go

    TFA2017-11-22
  10. "TFA"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in Little Rock, AR

    I worked at TFA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great benefit, pay interest on loans, americorp stipend, grad school assisstance

    Cons

    not enough training before starting job

    TFA2017-01-24
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