Join TFA

Leading A Classroom


In the classroom, you'll be challenged to think creatively and lead boldly--growing every day as a problem-solver while living your most deeply held values.

Your Generation in Action


Your leadership as a corps member will have a profound impact on the lives of your students and open the doors of opportunity.

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Manny Macias (Los Angeles '13) in between his student Mike* (left) and a representative from The College Initiative, whose organization recently awarded Mike with a scholarship to UC Berkeley.
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Manual Arts High School junior Adan Lepe (above) has developed into a stalwart orator on the debate team coached by Jonathan Choperena (Los Angeles '14).

Your Future is Bold


Once you've taught for two years, you'll join a powerful network shaping the future of our country. Teach For America alumni are driving a variety of sectors and career paths. 

Start Your Future


The application process involves an initial online application and an in-person or virtual interview.

Share the strengths, experiences, passion you will bring to leading a classroom during the interview. 

Your future is waiting, submit your application today.