Teach For America

About Teach For America

Teach For America is a two-year training and certification program that recruits and supports some of the most passionate, equity-minded leaders to work as full-time, classroom teachers in low-income communities within the US. Our corps members forge close-knit relationships working in partnership with parents and other educators to empower their students in the classroom, while collaborating with other equity-minded leaders to reimagine our education system.


Reading Tutor

January 2023 - May 2023 Texas City, TX
“I loved being able to connect with students and the other ignite fellows to help students improve on their reading skills. It was a very fulfilling role.”

Campus Ambassador

August 2019 East Lansing, MI
“I love getting to meet new people and learn how to plan successful events on campus. Both of my bosses are extremely supportive and understanding. They make sure we succeed and give advice for us to succeed. Through this job, my time management and professional skills have grown tremendously. ”
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Questions & Answers

How can I be best prepared to interview for a high school teacher position at Teach For America?

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What does it take to succeed in an organization like Teach For America?

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I'm currently an early education major, can this path help prepare me for a school director job at Teach For America?

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