Teach for America
3.8 of 5 304 reviews
www.teachforamerica.org New York, NY 150 to 499 Employees

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Fantastic, Life Changing Development

2011 Corps Member (Current Employee)

I have been working at Teach for America full-time

ProsYou will be pushed like you've never been pushed before. You'll grow more than you can imagine and you'll meet the best people in the world.

ConsIt is extraordinarily difficult work. Albeit rewarding.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I work in college recruitment for this educational non-profit

Recruitment Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Teach for America full-time for more than a year


Pros: The people are intelligent, passionate and incredibly hard-working. Lots of… Cons: Extreme lack of work-life balance. It's very common for people in my role… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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The best hard work I ever did

Operations Coordinator (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL (US)

I worked at Teach for America full-time for less than a year


Pros: Community Sense of empowerment Professional Development Young staff Highly motivated employees make the work place feel really productive The people working for TFA are very… Cons: Some jobs have crazy hours Working with TFA kind of invades your life. It can be hard… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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