Stories

Read the latest stories, news releases, and media coverage from the TFA San Diego community and learn more about our work.

 

 

Alumni Education & Issues
August 3, 2017
Cipriano Vargas made the most of his first year as an alumnus, becoming the youngest person ever elected to the Vista Unified School Board
Education & Issues
August 2, 2017
Three corps members joined hundreds of students, parents and teachers in Sacramento to show their support for independent study sites
Inside TFA
July 25, 2017
Our work would not be possible without YOU!
Inside TFA Students & Communities
July 13, 2017
“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened’
Alumni
July 6, 2017
As they enter alumnihood, the 2015's share their plans for the next year.
Inside TFA
June 14, 2017
Teach For America – San Diego welcomes the 2017 incoming corps members to San Diego.
Alumni
June 13, 2017
The San Diego community law project that’s helping provide equal access to justice.
Inside TFA
June 6, 2017
Meet the corps member whose students can't stop raving about her!
Inside TFA Students & Communities
June 1, 2017
Steven Askar credits his scholars, school team for all their hard work
Inside TFA
May 26, 2017
A Georgia native reflects on a move that helped her grow
Education & Issues Inside TFA
April 11, 2017
Leading industry professionals joined with local Teach For America corps members and alumni to talk about how, together, they can better prepare students for their futures
Inside TFA
March 15, 2017
Sharing their best practices will help teachers succeed in diverse classrooms
Inside TFA
February 23, 2017
A corps community service project introduces recycling – with a dab, whip and nae nae
Inside TFA
February 10, 2017
In honor of Valentine's Day, we're sharing the story of how TFA - San Diego Executive Director, David Lopez, and his wife, Sarah Hargis Lopez, met during their time in the corps
Education & Issues Inside TFA
February 8, 2017
Two teachers share how the School Leaders of Color Conference gives them hope
Inside TFA
January 31, 2017
Meet the corps member who "personifies the spirit of the TFA San Diego region"
Students & Communities
December 15, 2016
Fuel Your School delivers standing desks to a corps member’s classroom
Inside TFA
December 12, 2016
Teach For America - San Diego would not exist without local champion, Jack McGrory
Alumni
November 15, 2016
A TFA alumna reflects on her time in the corps and her work today

Media Coverage

San Diego Union Tribune
September 13, 2016
The San Diego Union Tribune
November 5, 2015