Teach for America Is a Glorified Temp Agency – Room for Debate – NYTimes.com

26 Nov

It is telling that the intellectual elites that expound the virtues of Teach for America do not accept them in the communities that serve their own children. Recruits with five weeks of training are good enough for poor whites and students of color, but they are glaringly absent from affluent schools in places like Scarsdale, N.Y., or Westlake, Texas, districts seeking well-qualified career teachers for advantaged children.

via Teach for America Is a Glorified Temp Agency – Room for Debate – NYTimes.com.

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