What is Teach For America all about? (Hint: People who are passionate about working toward educational equity and supporting each other.)
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.
Redefine what’s possible. The application to join Teach For America's 2020 corps is now open!
The final deadline to apply to our 2019 corps is this Friday! Become part of Teach For America and discover what’s possible → http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMamk
After her time in the classroom, TFA alumna Laura Gomez-Mesquita decided to follow her heart and pursue a film career. Now, she’s working to bring stories from underrepresented communities to the big screen.
“Everyone wants to be tied to something bigger than themselves, and Teach for America is that to me. It’s completely changed the trajectory of my life.” – TFA alumnus Jim O’Connor, Advance Illinois Project Director
Changemakers start here. Apply to join Teach For America’s 2019 corps by Friday's deadline.
After working at a nonprofit, TFA alumna Rebecca Ain realized a career in education would allow her to address inequities earlier and combine her passions.
Ever wonder what it's like to have a more fulfilling career? http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ3sV
Gaining professional experience in the classroom before starting a graduate program can give you the context and conviction to thrive in graduate school and deepen your impact afterward.