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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.

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Happy Pride Month

One of our favorite things about June is that we get to celebrate Pride Month along with our LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning) community. We're especially proud of our LGBTQ Community Initiative for helping make our classrooms more inclusive and safe for all kids. Learn more below.

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Discover how teachers can spot and support some of the 1.6 million American kids coping with homelessness—and learn about a film on the topic that is premiering tonight.
A TFA alum becomes a role model for students pursuing STEM.
If you’ve employed all of your tried-and-true methods, and your classroom management is still lacking, I challenge you to try a little love.
Read about three choices preschool teachers can make to address challenging behaviors.
The use of Native mascots undermines the heritage of thousands of American Indian students.
Let’s clear up a few confusions: special education is not a place, not a subject, not an identity. Students are not SPED kids or “those kids.”
For the past year, Chris Diaz has been coaching Teach For America corps members in Jacksonville. However, he explains what's compelling him to return to the classroom as a teacher this fall.