“Teaching is one of those jobs where you may not ever reach your goal of being the perfect teacher.”Bianca RosalesSan Antonio Corps Member 2017
“I remember being slumped over my desk at the end of the first quarter and I thought, I am only one-fourth of one half of the way through my two-year commitment.”Tom TorkelsonRio Grande Valley Corps Member 1997
“I relied so much on my fellow corps members that were in the same year as me.”Jenn DewhirstHouston Corps Member 1994
“There's a really clear moment where I felt like I kind of found my footing. I could put together the joy of teaching with the joy of really helping our kids see the impact that they could have in their own community. ”David NungaraySan Antonio Corps Member 2010
Join Teach For America
We are seeking leaders who believe in the potential of all children.
Take the first steps to redefining the future for your students--and yourself--by signing up to learn more.