What Have We Learned About Remote Learning?
A new report details valuable findings as schools continue to grapple with distance learning.
There’s a Digital Divide in Silicon Valley
Even in this tech hub, students are struggling to get the internet access they need to learn--especially during COVID-19.
The Urgent Work of Getting People to Vote
These leaders are showing voters how their choices shape schools, local communities, and more.
Examining Learning Through an Anti-Racist Lens
How schools across the country are reexamining their curricula to center on equity
What We Do
Teach For America works toward the day when every child will receive an excellent and equitable education. We find and nurture leaders who commit to expanding opportunity for low-income students, beginning with at least two years teaching in a public school.
children in the U.S. live below the poverty line
more children of color are born into poverty than are white children
of children growing up in poverty will graduate from college within eight years of graduating high school
The circumstances children are born into predict the opportunities they will have in life. But Teach For America has learned that dramatic progress is possible. It takes bold, grounded leaders working together, inside and outside of schools, fighting for the aspirations of children and their families.
We are locally rooted and nationally connected.
Alumni and corps members work in partnership with rural and urban communities across the country, inside schools and from every sector that shapes education.Learn more about our regions
corps members and alumni
of students impacted