Teach for America Info Session (10/14/10)

Teach for America LogoThe next Teach for America deadline is Wednesday, October 27th. If you’d like to learn more about this prestigious teaching opportunity, be sure to check out this info session. Announcement below.

Unsure about what Teach For America is all about, but are a little curious? Thinking you want to make a tremendous and tangible impact and work towards social/educational equality? Join us for our first our very first info session this year:

UW Info Session
Thursday, October 14th @ 4:00 PM
SMITH 120
Sign up here for an email/text reminder!
http://www.tinyurl.com/teachforamericauw
Kaplan will be providing refreshments

Ask your questions to two Teach For America alumni: Justin Yan – Charlotte ’07, Recruitment Director for Teach For America, and Stephanie Lin – Bay Area ’07, Med Student, UW Medical School.

50% of students in low-income communities will graduate high school by age 18. Those who do graduate will perform on average at an eighth-grade level. You can change this.

Benefits include:
•Full salary and benefits ranging from $27,000-$50,500 (depending on region/cost of living)
•Two year deferral/forbearance on loans
•AmeriCorps Education Award of $10,700 over two years
•Graduate school and employer partnerships
•For ALL academic backgrounds and majors

To learn more, visit www.teachforamerica.org or contact Justin Yan at
justin.yan@teachforamerica.org, Maggie Harlow at harlowm@u.washington.edu, Charmi Ajmera at cajmera@uw.edu, or Brittney Patterson at patteb@u.washington.edu.

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