Teach For America
Commission AmeriCorps State Fixed Amount Grants FY 2012
TFA- Detroit provides a critical source of well-trained teachers who are helping break the local cycle of educational inequity. AmeriCorps members teach for two years in low-income schools, going above and beyond traditional expectations to help their students achieve at high levels. At the end of the 2012-2013 school year, 230 AmeriCorps members will have significantly improved the educational outcomes for over 13,500 disadvantaged students throughout Detroit public and charter schools.