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Make the Leap to a Career With Meaning Make the Leap to a Career With Meaning

Three Corps Members Standing Together

Join a diverse network of leaders confronting educational inequity through teaching.

Your history of achievement and proven leadership experience are needed to take on the fight of our time—ensuring students growing up in poverty get an excellent education. As a teacher, you’ll put your passion for equity to work in the classroom. 

Teach For America is open to professionals and career changers from all backgrounds. Some corps members join Teach For America with a teaching background while others have no prior teaching experience. Your skills and experiences can contribute to success in the classroom.

As a TFA corps member, you’re a full-time teacher with a meaningful job—the responsibility and opportunity to lead real change. After two years in the classroom, TFA alumni go on to pursue diverse careers to continue their impact. 

Join a diverse network of leaders who are creating opportunities for children in low-income communities and working toward systemic change..