Teach for America- Application due 9/17/10

Seniors:  next Teach for America deadline is this Friday, Sept. 17.

Teach for America is the national corps of outstanding recent college graduates and professionals – of all majors, backgrounds, and career interests – who commit to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong leaders in expanding educational opportunity. Each year, we select a diverse corps of individuals who have the skills and commitment to improve the quality of education for students growing up today in low-income communities, and to help break the cycle of educational inequity.

We will train you during a rigorous pre-service summer training program; place you as a teacher with full salary and benefits in an urban or rural public schools; and continue to support you through a two-year professional development program to ensure your success as a teacher and beyond.

This fall, 8,200 corps members will be teaching in 39 regions across the country while 20,000 Teach For America alumni continue working from inside and outside the field of education for the fundamental changes necessary to ensure educational excellence and equity.

Join the movement and apply to the 2011 Teach For America corps.

To learn more, visit www.teachforamerica.org or contact emily.westbrooks@teachforamerica.org

Full salary and benefits. All majors and professional experiences.

Teach for America- Application due 9/17/10