Category Archives: Teach For America

  1. What’s Next at Teach For America and one more thing I’d like to see

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    March 8, 2014 by juicefong

    Teach For America’s co-CEOs, Matt Kramer and Elisa Villanueva Beard, announced two important initiatives on Tuesday night that seek to …
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  2. My Response to the #ResistTFA chat

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    February 19, 2014 by juicefong

    The answer is no, I wasn’t online Monday night for the #ResistTFA Twitter chat. Over the weekend I got intractably …
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  3. Unofficial TFA News Round-Up: January 2014

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    February 4, 2014 by juicefong

    Standard disclosure: I work for Teach For America, but I blog independently of my job duties and am not edited …
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  4. Teach For America’s “One Day” and the Hungry Little CaterPISA

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    January 27, 2014 by juicefong

    Standard discloser: Yes, I work for Teach For America, but I wrote this blog independently of my responsibilities. No one …
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  5. Teach For America in 2013: The Unofficial Year in Review

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    December 24, 2013 by juicefong

    I’m reluctant to write this post because the real stories of Teach For America belong to the thousands of teachers, …
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  6. About that professor who refuses to write TFA recommendations

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    October 11, 2013 by juicefong

    Blogging has taken a back seat the past month or so. I blame moving into a new apartment, my day …
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  7. Don’t offend my friends by saying TFA teachers don’t stay

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    August 28, 2013 by juicefong

    I hear a lot of talk about TFA teachers not staying long enough. It’s starting to get under my skin, …
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  8. What’s Your Beef? Gary Rubinstein and beef brisket

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    August 12, 2013 by juicefong

    Many of you are familiar with Gary: ’91 Houston Teach For America corps member, teaches math at Stuyvesant High School …
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  9. Statistics about TFA’s incoming corps members

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    August 10, 2013 by juicefong

    I have some statistics about Teach For America’s 5,900 incoming corps members. I share them with you. Corps makeup Graduating …
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  10. What TFA people are saying about charter schools so far

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    August 8, 2013 by juicefong

    In my blog post yesterday┬áI announced two new series, including the “TFA Think” series in which I ask the TFA …
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