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    LEE is honored to be selected for the 2016 When Work Works Award
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    Thanks for Joining LEE at #TFA25
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    Sanford Johnson
    Sanford returns to his home state of Mississippi to lead
  • Samantha Wauls
    Samantha Wauls
    Samantha is a voice for tribal education

We are a nonpartisan organization dedicated to empowering Teach For America corps members and alumni to grow as leaders in their communities and help build the movement for educational equity. Learn more.

 
Our Mission
To inspire a diverse, enduring movement of leaders to engage civically within their communities to end the injustice of educational inequity.
Our Members
More than 30,000 men and women with a deep passion for educational equity and experience teaching in high-need schools.
Our Vision
Every child in every community across the nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education.
Milagros Barsallo
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We caught up with LEE member and RISE Colorado co-founder Milagros Barsallo shortly after Teach For America announced that RISE was selected as a winner for TFA’s 2014 Social Innovation Award.

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