Twenty-five years. 47,000 teachers. 37,000+ alumni. Millions of kids. That's a lot of students, and a lot of people working in and out of the classroom to expand educational opportunities in America. And everyone's got a story. Here is the place to share them.
Why Teach For America?
Like Vinnie, each year thousands of remarkable people say yes to a job that will forever change the lives of kids. They roll up their sleeves and take on the challenge of teaching in high-needs classrooms. Supported by other educators, they dramatically increase opportunities for their students. They become part of a vibrant network, pursuing many different paths and professions, dedicated to making a difference for all children in America.
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Our teachers, alumni, and students are radically redefining opportunity in their communities.
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Teach For America is turning 25. Join us to celebrate our progress and plan for the future.