News

Read the latest stories, news releases, and media coverage from the TFA Washington community and learn more about our work.

 

Alumni
May 24, 2018
An empowering week spent in affinity unpacking identity and purpose.
Education & Issues Inside TFA
May 24, 2018
A dispatch from Fin Hardy, a presenter at the 19th national White Privilege Conference.
Inside TFA
April 8, 2018
Washington educators and advocates come together for an evening of friendly competition and real-world problem solving.
One Day
By Paula Ann Solis
March 30, 2018
Five alums in local government tell all about their cities (and one tiny town).
Students & Communities
March 20, 2018
How a virtual career fair connected rural students to jobs of the future.
Students & Communities
February 26, 2018
Unable to clone himself, Brandon Hersey (the only African American male teacher in his suburban Seattle school) did the next best thing. He took his classroom to the internet.
Inside TFA
February 8, 2018
Corps member's first poetry collection available on Amazon.
Alumni
February 8, 2018
Michelle Tang (Bay Area '13), board member for the new Collective WA shares her inspiration for recruiting and supporting teachers of color in WA schools.
Inside TFA
Alumni
January 5, 2018
TFA alum, Marc Casale (New York '07) launches an “un-advice” career podcast for purpose-driven Gen Z
Alumni
December 11, 2017
Apply to the Masters in Education Policy Program today!
Alumni
December 5, 2017
Every year more and more alumni are answering this call and becoming dynamic school leaders across our state. One of the most equity-driven and respected principal certification programs in our state is the Danforth program at UW.
Education & Issues
December 4, 2017
Learn how you can make every week computer science week.
Inside TFA
November 8, 2017
Teach For America - Washington's Executive Director, Tony Byrd, is pleased to present Washington's brand new Regional Advisory Board.
Alumni
November 8, 2017
First time two alumni candidates on the ballot; both campaigned on need to close the racial opportunity gap.
Alumni
October 30, 2017
In partnership with WA STEM, TFA-WA hosted the first in a series of three career readiness workshops for local high school students in the Seattle area on Wednesday, September 27th at Atlas Workbase.
Alumni
October 4, 2017
During this month we at Teach For America celebrate Latinx Leadership and the role that Latinxs have played and continue to play in our future as an organization and a country.
One Day
By Joel Serin-Christ
September 26, 2017
A Baltimore boarding school student, an Eastern Washington farm girl, a New York Mom and beginning teacher: compare their school routes with yours in 360 interactive video.