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Explore personal considerations to help you decide if the Twin Cities region is a good fit for you.

The Twin Cities area is diverse and lively. Minneapolis and St. Paul are full of theaters, music venues, museums, restaurants, and breweries. Average temperatures range from the 20s in January to the 80s in July, and residents of the Twin Cities truly experience all four seasons in a year.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 2.5 GPA
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Prior teaching certificates accepted

LGBTQ+ Legal Protections

Teach For America Twin Cities is committed to safety, fairness, and dignity for all students. That’s why we’re taking a stand as part of a national LGBTQ Community Initiative, to create a more intersectional movement to end educational inequity by encouraging more LGBTQ leaders to teach.

Community Supports

The Collective is Teach For America’s national association for alumni of color. The Collective fosters a strong local network and provides a forum for alumni of color. Alumni are invited to exchange ideas and advance their impact at the regional level.