Teach for America Miami-Dade
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Teach For America finds, develops, and supports a diverse network of leaders who expand opportunity for children from classrooms, schools, and every sector and field that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate.
3100 NW 5th ave
Miami, FL 33127
For the past 15 years, our network of Teach For America Leaders has been working towards ONE DAY when all children in Miami-Dade will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education. Today, we have over 675 Leaders - Corps Members & Alumni - Fighting for Educational Equity in the Miami community. Our 160 first and second year corps members are currently teaching over 10,000 students in 35 schools across Miami-Dade. In addition, our corps is diverse – with 70% identifying as persons of color – and highly selective with just 15% of all applicants for Teach For America’s 2017 corps admitted. Our alumni network in South Florida is currently over 525 and growing - contributing towards educational equity from classrooms, schools, and every sector that shapes the broader systems in which schools operate.