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Access personalized support to help you make the best decisions as you embark upon this exciting journey to maximize your talents while changing lives.

Learn what the profession is—and what it's not.

TEACH.org empowers you with resources, experiences, and connections to real teachers, so you can discover what makes this profession great, what makes it challenging, how it’s changing, and how to navigate to success as a professional educator.

Celebrate Women's History Month with TEACH.org

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When we highlight women’s achievements we expand the possibilities for all young people. In models and mentors, students find themselves and rise. These inspiring teacher models are guiding the way for them.

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Considering teaching? Talk to an educator!

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The decision to teach is a big one. If you have questions about teaching, there’s no better way to learn than to talk with someone who’s teaching in your area right now.

Don't see your region? Sign up for our national program.

Everything you need to become a teacher in one place—for free.

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Sign up to get access to:

  • 1-on-1 expert advice about becoming a teacher.
  • Custom tips and how-to guides for finding the right teaching program.
  • Interactive checklists to help with your teaching program applications.
  • $100 fee reimbursements when it comes time to apply.
  • Exclusive scholarship and financial aid opportunities.

Learn more about our custom services in Dallas-Fort Worth, Kansas City and Houston.

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Teachers have better work stories.

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Teachers get to be creative. Teachers get to be innovative. Teachers change lives every day by taking their unique skills, background and passions to work. It's no wonder they have the best stories. Want to know what zombie outbreaks have to do with sixth period? Watch the video, and don't forget to share your own #betterworkstories.

Gain hands-on experience.

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Another valuable way to understand if teaching is right for you is to get a preview of what it would be like to teach through hands-on experience. You can do this through summer internships, extracurricular activities, or opportunities that you might even design for yourself, such as creating your own work-study experience.

 

 

 

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Find the perfect teacher preparation program.

Screenshot of the TEACH.org Teacher Preparation App

If you know that becoming a teacher is where you are heading, one of the first steps is to determine the Teacher Preparation Program that best suits your needs.  There are a lot of considerations, but if you know what to look for your decision will be much easier.

TEACH.org is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, led by Microsoft and the U.S. Department of Education.


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