News

Read the latest news and stories from Teach For America's Greater Tulsa community.

 

Students & Communities
By Ernesto Godinez
April 27, 2018
A participant in TFA’s Impact: Spring Break program—and 2019 corps member—explains how he was inspired to dedicate himself to working for educational equity.
One Day
By Paula Ann Solis
January 24, 2017
A once affluent black neighborhood in North Tulsa was devastated by hate-fueled riots, but memories of its past glory energize leaders today.
Education & Issues
By Joseph Clay
March 9, 2016
As we celebrate AmeriCorps Week from March 5-12, we salute AmeriCorps members and alums like Joseph Clay (Oklahoma ’14), who shares the impact he’s had as a veteran in the classroom through Teach For America.
Education & Issues
By Dante Roldan
January 21, 2015
An Oklahoma alum writes about his inspiration to teach.
Inside TFA
By Danielle Neves
January 7, 2015
A Tulsa school leader describes the Fellowship experience and encourages other alums to apply.