Our Stories

Read the latest news and stories from the Teach For America - Dallas-Fort Worth community.

 

Students & Communities
April 16, 2018
What are elementary students reading these days? We went straight to the source to find out.
Inside TFA
April 9, 2018
We’re proud of our corps members making progress for kids!
Students & Communities
April 9, 2018
Ms. Emery teaches real science through Argument Driven Inquiry.
Inside TFA
March 19, 2018
A quick Q&A with a second-year corps Member.
Inside TFA
March 19, 2018
What Will it Take to Transform Education in Our Community?
Inside TFA
March 5, 2018
TFA-DFW launches an alumni program to strengthen alumni impact in North Texas.
Inside TFA
By The TFA Editorial Team
February 1, 2018
This Black History Month, we’re acknowledging Black leaders in the Teach For America network who are stepping up to expand opportunities for students in our highest-need communities.
Alumni
January 22, 2018
For the second year in a row, a TFA alum has been named a Dallas ISD Teacher of the Year!
One Day
By Paula Ann Solis
December 8, 2017
Miguel and Brenda are a match made in heaven—which in this case means Dallas.
Students & Communities
November 14, 2017
Devon Bowens (Dallas-Ft Worth '17) talks about the four values that have inspired his dedication to a life of service as a National Guard soldier, an Army officer, and a classroom leader.
Inside TFA
November 2, 2017
Congratulations to these award-winning educators!
Education & Issues
October 13, 2017
The Dallas Business Journal's annual award highlights top North Texas organizations for their board service.
Alumni
June 21, 2017
Taylor Toynes is leading a movement to bring change and hope to Oak Cliff.
Alumni
June 2, 2017
Read his inspiring reflection upon being honored at this year's Alumni Induction.
Alumni
June 1, 2017
The Dallas Mavericks and The UPS Store, in association with Teach For America DFW, teamed-up to present the 13th Annual Classroom Champions Program, created to recognize North Texas educators for their work in the classroom.
One Day
By Faviola Leyva and Paula Ann Solis
May 30, 2017
We scoured the WiFi waves to bring you these podcasts, hosted by alumni, that range over all sorts of topics. Are you woke? Raising bilingual kids? Curious if sharing a Netflix password is illegal?
Education & Issues
May 5, 2017
Listen to our first podcast to learn more!