Teach For China
2009 first cohort
8 cohorts placed
438 current program teachers
7 region(s): Shantou, Dali, Lincang, Baoshan, Chaozhou, Chuxiong & Lijiang, Kunming
11% living below poverty line
11 avg. total years of education
Less than 5% of students in rural China go on to university, compared with 80% of students in urban centers.