Teach For America is a collective force of leaders with classroom experience working toward more equitable systems for all. The organization is committed to systemic change, because equity begins with education. Over 750 UW grads have joined Teach For America, and UW is the #7 contributor to Teach For America in the country.
This is a fully paid position with a 15% acceptance rate (more selective than Harvard Law School). The last junior application deadline is Friday, April 10th at midnight. This deadline is exclusively for juniors and applying early gives students a higher likelihood of getting their top preference for placement.
Want to learn more? Attend the virtual Teach For America Application Office Hours or Teach For America Informational Chats on Handshake. You can also sign up for a phone meeting with a Teach for America alum.
Applications to the 2021 corps can be found here.