Alumni

Meet the DFW Alumni Team

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Vice President, Alumni Program
Managing Director, Alumni Educational Leadership
Managing Director, Alumni Community & Strategy
Manager, Alumni Transition
Director, Fort Worth Alumni Program
Associate, Alumni Program Operations
Manager, Alumni Community
Manager, Collective Leadership
Director, Community and Innovation Leadership
Manager, Alumni Educational Development
Manager, Alumni Educational Talent

DFW Alumni Program Priorities

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The Dallas-Fort Worth Alumni Affairs team works to mobilize the 895 TFA alumni living in the region to continue working towards educational equity. Our team supports your growth and development in the following ways:

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TFA-DFW IS HIRING!
A few roles still available! Search for Dallas-Fort Worth roles on the TFA Careers page and apply today! If you have any questions, please email dfwstaffing@teachforamerica.org.


DISD: Manager, Personalized Learning Campus Coaching

DISD is looking for a candidate who has coaching experience and is familiar with blended and project-based learning. The selected candidate would be joining a dedicated team working to support personalized learning campuses in DISD.


The Broad Residency

Be a part of a leadership development program that helps accomplished professionals have major impact on society.

City Year: Regional Admissions Manager

The Regional Admissions Manager ensures the admissions needs of the site are met, while supporting the matriculation of a diverse, prepared corps for the entire region. The role implements a consistent process that enables strategic intake, communication/customer service, process management, and placement of applicants at City Year locations. The role works closely with site staff to ensure the right AmeriCorps members are identified to fill the needs of the site.


Commit!: Chief Analytics & Strategy Officer

The Chief Analytics & Strategy Officer will be a vital member of the Commit! leadership team, reporting directly to the Executive Director, Todd Williams. Supported by an analytics group of five professionals, she or he will work closely with the team to further strengthen the organization's data capabilities while assisting leaders in other Texas communities in their efforts.


Commit!: Director of Educator Initiatives

The Commit! Partnership is seeking a collaborative and experienced leader for the Director of Educator Initiatives who possesses the necessary skills required to lead and manage implementation of our educator strategy, including guiding its dedicated advisory board while also serving as a senior member of the Commit! backbone team.


Commit!: Marketing & Communications Associate

The Partnership seeks an experienced, skilled, hard-working marketing/communications professional with strong project management skills to join the Commit! team as a full-time Communications and Marketing Associate with a particularly focused role in the team’s project management.


Commit!: Manager of Advocacy

The Manager of Advocacy will help ensure all students have an excellent and equitable education by advancing a policy agenda aligned with community partners. In this role, s/he would focus on advancing both state and local policy, initially in two important priority areas for the Partnership related to strengthening our regional educator pipelines and providing a quality early childhood education to all students.


Jiv Daya Foundation: Education Grants Coordinator

The Jiv Daya Foundation's Student E-Reader Program (STEP) aims to provide access to technology for under resourced classrooms and leverage innovative curriculum. The Foundation is looking for an Education Grants Coordinator to work with 42 partner schools and exponentially grow the program.

Consulting, Tech, & Finance Resume Collection

If you graduated from college December 2013 or later and are interested in early-career opportunities in consulting, tech, or finance, email empgradpartnerships@teachforamerica.org to get started! Doing so could connect you to recruiters at Google, McKinsey, Deloitte, BCG, Bain, and several other employers to discuss 2018 job opportunities if you are compatible for openings in those organizations. Reach out to Toni Parker for help in crafting competitive resumes and cover letters.

Americorps: Volunteer in Service to America (VISTA)

As an Americorps VISTA, you will serve on the frontline while developing Community Courts advisory councils, supporting crime watch initiatives, and managing various youth programs. The service term begins August 14th. 

Upcoming Events

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Dust off your favorite bowling shoes and come prepared to have a great time.
October 22, 2017
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM CDT
Bowl & Barrel
8084 Park Ln Ste 145, Dallas, Texas 75231
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Jump start the road to school leadership!
October 26, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM CDT
12th Floor Plaza of the Americas
Phone-A-Thon
We're calling upon our entire community of leaders to help support TFA-DFW!
November 7, 2017
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM CST
TFA-DFW Office
600 N Pearl street #2300 Dallas, TX 75201
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Are you interested in learning more about ways to impact education equity outside of the K12 structure?
November 28, 2017
5:30 PM CST

Programs & Opportunities

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Find opportunities for professional development and connect with the Dallas-Fort Worth alumni network.

New to DFW? Check out the Welcome to DFW Guide

  • Community Engagement Opportunities
  • Alumni Educator Resources
  • The Collective
  • Friends of TFA
Find opportunities to get involved in the TFA Dallas-Fort Worth community.

Help launch and support a Mock Trial team in a DFW school!

Stephen Green (New York ’07), is looking to launch a mock trial team with a local DFW school. Reach out to Stephen if you’re an alumnus with law or mock trial experience, or if you’re a teacher who is interested in starting or supporting a mock trial team with your students.

Mentor a College Student with ScholarShot

ScholarShot, a Dallas nonprofit dedicated to helping at-risk students complete degrees in higher education, is looking for volunteers to mentor students. The time commitment is only around one hour a month! Learn more. 

Volunteer to help Girls Rock!

Girls Rock Dallas/Fort. Worth, a nonprofit that empowers girls through music education, is looking for volunteers. Have some special skills that you think could make a difference? Join one of their committees and help steer us into a brighter tomorrow. Questions? Find out more here.

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Thriving Schools: A Blog for Educators

This blog features interviews with the country’s top school leaders, profiles of the best performing schools in the country, reviews of the most innovative tools and resources for educators, and more! Check it out—and if you like what you see, be sure to subscribe!

The Collective is Teach For America's association for Alumni of color.

The Collective - Dallas-Fort Worth

The mission of The Collective Dallas–Fort Worth is to build an enduring community of leaders who will change the face of leadership in the state and our organization by leveraging the strengths, expertise, and cultural backgrounds of Teach for America’s community of color in the fight for social equity.

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Friends of Teach For America - Dallas-Fort Worth

Friends of TFA aims to empower TFA teachers by engaging young professionals to offer mentorship and friendship, and to help make Dallas home. Through this community, we strive to enable educators to reach their full potential and have the maximum impact on students.

 

Stay Connected

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The more we know about you, the more we can connect you to DFW resources! Keep your contact info up to date by logging into TFA.org and clicking on your profile.

600 N. Pearl St., Suite 2300
Dallas
TX
75201