Teach For America

Program Snapshot
1990 first cohort
27 cohorts placed
7,000 current program teachers
46,386 alumni
53 region(s): In both rural and urban areas
Local Context
313,200,000 population
15% living below poverty line
16 avg. total years of education
In the US, fewer than 10% of children growing up in poverty will make it to and through college by age 25.
Teach For America
Teacher Spotlight

Meet Ronald, Teach For America 2012

Teach For America
Alumni Spotlight

Meet Kira, Teach For America 2000