Teach for America Inc. (“TFA”) – New Jersey

Posted on August 11, 2015

To support the Director of Teaching & Learning (“DTL”) who leads their efforts to provide expanded professional development programming and resources for their corps members. TFA is committed to ensuring the effectiveness of its corps members through intensive professional development experiences and one-on-one coaching over the course of their two-year commitments. The experiences include Orientation, All Corps Conferences, Regional Cohort Retreats, Professional Development Workshops, and Professional Learning Communities. The DTL is the primary individual responsible for developing these professional development experiences for their 213 teachers who work in the highest need districts within Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union Counties, helping their teachers achieve transformational learning experiences with students. These supports combine to maximize teacher performance and lead to positive student outcomes.