Introducing Shara Hegde

Meet this San Jose school system leader, who continues to make a daily difference for Bay Area kids by leading and inspiring a community of educators.

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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Fish Fellowship

We believe in strengthening the movement of educational equity for kids in the Bay Area by mobilizing our alumni of nearly 3,000 strong. The Fish Fellowship provides the unprecedented opportunity for an alumnus in the Bay to directly immerse themselves in civil service – this year, specifically through the Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing.

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Leadership Profiles

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.