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To inspire a diverse, enduring movement of leaders to engage civically within their communities to end the injustice of educational inequity.
More than 30,000 men and women with a deep passion for educational equity and experience teaching in high-need schools.
Every child in every community across the nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education.
From the blog
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.