Teaching and Education Careers
AmeriCorps is committed to helping you reach your goal of becoming an educator. You are already well on your way - being an AmeriCorps alum means you have a lot of first-hand experience. If the program you completed was a Teaching Prep Program, or other education-focused program, the knowledge and skills you gained will be invaluable as you seek careers in the education field.
Use Your Ed Award to Becomee an Educator
Several matching institutions offer teaching and other education programs:
- Bard College Masters of Art in Teaching Program
- Boston University School of Education
- Fordham University Graduate School of Education
- George Washington Graduate School of Education and Development
- New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
- And our list is always growing!
See Matching Institutions for a complete list.
Search Employers of National Service
Employers of National Service connects AmeriCorps and Peace Corps alumni with employers from the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. Through this initiative, employers have increased access to a dedicated, highly qualified, and mission-oriented pool of potential employees, and national service alumni have additional opportunities to apply their skills in the workplace.
More than 500 employers are now a part of the Employers of National Service program which recognizes the valuable skills gained by more 1 million Americans who have participated in AmeriCorps since 1994 and the 215,000 who have participated in the Peace Corps since 1961.
Search Employers of National Service to find schools, districts, and other education employers.