Notice: Apply to Teach for America

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APPLICATION DEADLINES: Friday, January 30 or Friday, March 6*

Start your application: www.teachforamerica.org/apply

*Limited regional preferences

Teach For America is developing a movement of leaders who will help drive change at every level of our education system toward the goal of closing the opportunity gap in America.  These leaders start their paths as corps members who teach for two years in urban and rural high-need communities and help students make the academic progress that expands their opportunities.  Deeply affected by their teaching experience, our alumni continue to advocate for students and build lasting change in many different roles and fields. In the chart below, you can find different ways to engage with TFA in the coming weeks.

 

The Basics and Benefits of Teach For America:

  •  All academic majors and backgrounds accepted
  • Salary up to $51,000 with health insurance and retirement benefits
  • Graduate school and employer partnerships for alum to continue their leadership and impact
  • Regional placement is not random; applicants preference location in our 50 regions
  • All grade levels (preK-12) and subjects including ELL and SpEd
  • Possible AmeriCorps Education Award of $11,100 and loan deferment/forbearance
  • Option to earn your certification and/or Masters in Education/teaching
  • DACA recipients are eligible to apply. Learn more here.

TFA in the eyes of former huskies:

Event Title Details Description
Diversity Career Fair

 

Tuesday, Jan 27

5:30-8:30pm

HUB

http://careers.washington.edu/Calendar#/?i=2
Science Job and Internship Fair Wednesday, Jan 28

2-5pm

HUB

http://careers.washington.edu/Calendar#/?i=2
Undocumented Voices: Dialogue and Call of Action

 

Thursday, Jan 29

6:30pm

Ethnic Cultural Center: Unity Room

Undocumented Voices: Dialogue and Call of Action

This event (similar in format to “U lead, We lead” brings together leaders on the front lines of immigration reform. This issue is closely tied to TFA is one of the few organizations that allow DACA recipients to apply. RSVP Here

Choose to define your success by what you help others achieve

 

For additional information, explore our website and youtube channel or contact UW’s Manager of Recruitment, Sean Rice (Sean.Rice@teachforamerica.org

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