This section will have opportunities from Teach For America or other mission-aligned organizations. This could include programs, fellowships, and various other opportunities.
Want to meditate with Headspace for free?
Teach For America is partnered with this popular mindfulness app to offer its services free of charge to TFA corps members and alumni teachers. Contact email@example.com to obtain the code for your free year-long subscription.
Corps Members and Alumni can renew their subscription for just $12 here: headspace.com/tfacorps
What school could be book discussion with the author
Ted Dintersmith, public education advocate and author of What School Could Be, spent a year traveling around the country gathering inspiring and innovative stories from the real education experts in America: educators. In celebration of its 10th Anniversary, CME Group Foundation is hosting an event on November 27th for educators to learn more about the great ideas he gathered from around the country. All guests will receive a copy of Ted’s book. Seating is limited - RSVP here by November 16th!
Code Nation: Computer PROGRAMMING Opportunity
Code Nation is seeking high school partners interested in bringing a career-focused computer coding program to their school! Code Nation's mission is to eliminate disparities in access to technology careers for students who attend under-resourced schools. Our program includes an in-school web development class, taught by professional software developer volunteers. Students are eligible for advanced classes and paid summer internships, both of which take place at tech companies throughout the city! 73% of students of Code Nation programs are majoring in computer science or a related field in college or currently employed in tech.
Teach For America has partnered with Lumosity to provide a yearlong premium subscription to all corps members! Go here to log in with school-issued or TFA-issued email address, and begin your brain-training journey today.
Be in Control of Your Job Search with Teacher Resume Boxes
Are you interested in teaching at a different school next year? Teacher Resume Boxes make it easy for you find and express interest in schools. Simply click on the school name or network you are interested in, an email with populate, attach your resume, and press send! Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Free online yoga membership at Yogiapproved
Teach For America has partnered with a popular online yoga and healthy lifestyle magazine to offer free online yoga and fitness classes to TFA corps members and alumni teachers.
Contact email@example.com to obtain the code for your FREE and unlimited access to premium online yoga and fitness classes for a school year. In gratitude and Namaste!
"Great Diseases" Curriculum and Training - from Tufts University Medical School
Tufts Medical School offers free curriculum material that would be appropriate for upper level high school biology teachers (or could be adapted for general biology settings). If you have teachers offering an upper level elective biology course curriculum, this could be worthwhile to explore! See more about the offering and scholarships Tufts is offering to virtual professional development here.
Curriculum Finder - New Resource for Corps Members
We know new teachers need access to high quality curricular materials and resources, as well as supports and guidance around implementation. At Teach For America, we are committed to providing you with those resources and guidance. Please check out CurriculumFinder here. This link provides a database of curated curricula, aligned to our Broader Student Outcomes in prioritized subject areas that teachers can execute and/or use to inform their practice.