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TFA Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching

Jan 11, 2015


Alumni teachers are on the front lines of this work.

Since 2012, Teach For America has presented this annual award to up to 10 outstanding alumni teachers in recognition for their leadership, classroom practice, and their unwavering belief in the potential for all children to succeed. These teachers are transforming the lives of their students and exemplify thecore values of our organization.

In addition to being honored for their efforts and serving as exemplars for current corps members, fellow alumni, and the broader community of educators, recipients of this award earn a prize of $5,000 and begin a yearlong ambassadorship focused on deepening instructional expertise, team leadership, and amplifying their voice through policy and civic engagement. 

Encourage Outstanding Teachers to Apply for the 2015 Alumni Award for Excellence in Teaching!

Nomination Window: September 8th, 2014 - December 12th, 2014

Application Window: November 3rd, 2014 - January 11th, 2015

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