Those living in greater Cleveland enjoy superb culture, recreation, and entertainment at a relatively low cost of living. Below are some other considerations to help you decide if the Greater Cleveland region is a good fit for you.
Corps members need to meet the following requirements to obtain their teaching license:
- Hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education
- Maintain a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 out of 4.0
- Pass the Ohio Assessment for Educators subject area exams that match their subject assignment from TFA prior to their first day of teaching
- Successfully complete Teach For America Institute Training
- Maintain active membership in Teach For America
- Pass an Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) and FBI criminal background check