Stories

Read the latest news, stories, and media coverage from the Teach For America Miami-Dade community.

 

Inside TFA
By The TFA Editorial Team
July 20, 2018
These alumni are leading social innovation projects that are changing the game for their students. They are the winners of this year’s Arthur & Toni Rembe Rock Social Innovation Award, renamed in honor of longtime TFA supporters.
Students & Communities
July 18, 2018
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is now accepting applications from rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors for the PAMM Teen Arts Council (PTAC) 2018-19 year.
Students & Communities
July 18, 2018
Nominations for the Posse Foundation's full-tuition scholarships are open now until August 3rd. Learn how to submit a student nomination here.
Students & Communities
July 17, 2018
Venture with Impact is a professional one-month work-abroad program that enables you to work remotely, volunteer, and travel. Learn more and apply today.
Students & Communities
July 11, 2018
State Farm is helping families and teachers get ready for back to school! Check out these savings and safety tips — a great resource to share with students and parents.
Inside TFA
June 27, 2018
June was an exciting month at Teach For America Miami-Dade. We launched our second Miami Dade Regional Institute at Barry University, a six-week training for all new TFA Miami-Dade, Orlando and Jacksonville teachers. We came together to celebrate our network at two very special points in their journey — joining the corps and becoming alumni! Read more about these events below.
The Picture Producer
June 13, 2018
The Picture Producer
June 11, 2018
One Day
By Paula Ann Solis
June 11, 2018
From a nun who uses Snapchat to connect with believers to a lawyer who fights for Muslims’ constitutional rights, these alums put faith at the center of all they do.
One Day
By Leah Fabel
June 11, 2018
Residents of Lorain, Ohio, defend its rich history and community spirit, while outsiders hear only about its missteps and failures. As a new leader steps in, students weigh in.
Inside TFA
May 31, 2018
These 9 TFA Miami-Dade Teachers are changing the game at their schools through Innovative Educator Fellowship Projects that they have been developing since November. Read about each of their projects below!
One Day
By Paula Ann Solis
May 17, 2018
Camps for Navajo youth, art classes for distressed undocumented families, and sex education via phones. Meet the finalists for Teach For America's 2018 Social Innovation Awards.
Inside TFA Students & Communities
May 8, 2018
In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Month, check out these inspiring notes from students sent to TFA Miami-Dade corps members and alumni educators!
Students & Communities
May 2, 2018
The TFA network participated in Royal Caribbean's G.I.V.E Day on Saturday, April 28th! Check out the photos and impact here.
Inside TFA
April 25, 2018
Read the highlights and impact from our End of Year Meet Up for corps members and alumni.