Education

Leading a classroom inspires many Teach For America alumni to continue working in education well beyond their two-year commitment.

Around two-thirds of TFA alumni work directly in education as K-12 teachers, elected school board members, school leaders, and other roles supporting the academic and personal growth of students in under-resourced schools. Whether you are continuing your career as a classroom educator, or moving in a school, systems, or other leadership role in K-12 or higher education, we curate resources to help you continue making an impact, wherever you go.

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Alumni Connections


  • Boston, MA
  • Senior Consultant; Managing Director New Solutions K12; Beacon Instructional Partners
  • Dallas, TX
  • Mathematics Teacher Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep
  • Houston, TX
  • Senior Operations Project Manager 2022 Cambiar Catalyst Fellow; Texas Education Agency (TEA)
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Academic Dean; Doctoral Candidate String Theory Schools; Temple University
  • Houston, TX
  • Chief of Staff KIPP Texas Public Schools
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Senior Data Strategist Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Oakland, CA
  • Executive Director Bay Area Teacher Training Institute
  • Henderson, NV
  • Project Director, Nevada State College Humanities Connections Planning Grant (NEH); Assistant Professor of English National Endowment for the Humanities; Nevada State College