300 New Teachers To Be Hired
ATLANTA (WAOK)- Teach forAmerica will have 300 new teachers throughout metro Atlanta this fall.
The education organization, hosts a two- year program placing recent college graduates as teachers in low-income public schools, received 48,000 applications for only 5,200 slots across the country this year. 11 percent of the applicants are graduating seniors at Emory University and 5 percent are seniors at the University of Georgia.
The program in now in 34 states and Washington, D.C.