Teach for America
3.8 of 5 302 reviews
www.teachforamerica.org New York, NY 150 to 499 Employees

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Better Open Door Policy

Corps Member (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA (US)

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

Pros"Who you know" Benefits
motivation to help the community

Cons"what you know" ignorance and dedcation to saviour-complex
be prepared to ignore their advice and just teach

Advice to Senior Managementlisten to your corps members reviews

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Life changing training and experience to tackle any of life's challenges

Teacher (Former Employee)
Las Vegas, NV (US)

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


Pros: - Incredible mission driven team - As good of training as you can… Cons: - Work-life balance is hard to maintain Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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hard working, yet flexible and fun

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Teach for America as an intern for less than a year


Pros: The vibe is definitely hardworking - leaning towards type A - but still cool and collected, so it makes for a trusting environment. It's also… Cons: You might end up making less than similar positions… Advice to Senior Management: Sometimes the sheer amount of flexibility made some teams feel… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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