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- Huffington Post: Hot On the Heels of TFA's 25th Anniversary Summit, Dallas Rico (Los Angeles ’08) Explains Why He Remains Committed to Teach For America’s Mission
- NPR: Teach For America CEO Elisa Villanueva Beard (Phoenix ’98) Reflects on Organization’s Impact and Vision
- Chalkbeat Colorado: McGlone Elementary, Led by Alum Sara Gips Goodall (Colorado ’08), Finds Success Through Motto "Happy Kids Learn More”
- DNAInfo New York: As Ed Department's First LGBTQ Liaison, Jared Fox (Greater New Orleans–Louisiana Delta ’09) Aims to Make Schools Safe for Everyone
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