Maimona Afzal Berta

Meet Maimona Afzal Berta (Bay Area Corps '13)! We're inspired by Mrs. Berta's commitment to teaching special education, opening pathways for her students, and impacting her community.

Our Mission

One day, all children in this nation will have the

opportunity to attain an excellent education

Teach For America is a diverse network of leaders who confront educational inequity through teaching and work with

unwavering commitment from every sector of society to create a nation free from this injustice.

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2018-2019 Rising Leaders Fellowship

Teach For America Bay Area’s Rising Leaders Fellowship is a seven-month leadership-pathway program open to recent alumni exploring instructional, civic, and school leadership.


Overcoming Challenges

Sari Flomenbaum is a 2017 TFA Bay Area corps member at Helms Middle School in San Pablo.
Checkout how she’s tackling time management as a 2nd year teacher!

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One Day Magazine

One Day is the alumni magazine of Teach For America. We publish reporting and commentary on critical issues in pre-K–12 education and on the evolving work of Teach For America’s alumni and corps members. Our mission is to provide the information, perspective, and inspiration that our readers need to actively engage in the movement for educational equity and excellence.