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Teach for America Interviews

Updated 3 Mar 2015
Updated 3 Mar 2015

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    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Teach for America.

    Interview Details

    Disliked phone interview, interrogation style. Final, in person interview was filled with group activities. I enjoyed the micro teach, but the group work was chaotic. There were about 15 people interviewing and everyone was trying to talk over one another. After I got the offer, I literally was called three times a day. They can be incredibly aggressive and this attitude ultimately made me not accept the offer.

    Interview Questions
    • Phone interview: Asked extreme detail about of my previous jobs. A lot of how I felt and why I reacted that way.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Incredibly aggressive recruitment technique. I did not feel respected and got some bad vibes.

    Declined Offer
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    Difficult Interview

Teach for America Awards and Accolades

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100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2014
100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2013
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Website www.teachforamerica.org
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 1989
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Education
Revenue ₹500 million to ₹1 billion (INR) per year
Competitors Unknown

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