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WinkyDink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-27-11 07:50 PM
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12. Don't the TFA'ers come from Ivy League schools? Because, if so, there ya go: Dazzled mayors.
Edited on Sun Mar-27-11 07:50 PM by WinkyDink
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  -Teach for America, an international education movement. Loads of corporate funding and media love. madfloridian  Mar-27-11 02:36 PM   #0 
  - Hahahahahahaha!  theaocp   Mar-27-11 02:48 PM   #1 
  - I know what you mean.  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 03:09 PM   #2 
  - +10  Liberal_in_LA   Mar-27-11 04:02 PM   #4 
  - From the donor link...just a few of the ones donating millions.  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 03:41 PM   #3 
  - Have they ever donated a dime to public schools, I wonder.  WinkyDink   Mar-27-11 07:53 PM   #14 
     - I think they have in the past.  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 09:22 PM   #15 
  - What probably started as a semi-well intentioned idea  Jakes Progress   Mar-27-11 04:23 PM   #5 
  - Lots of ideas started as well-intentioned, but got hijacked along the way.  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 05:05 PM   #6 
  - No; it started as a student thesis.  WinkyDink   Mar-27-11 07:51 PM   #13 
  - k n r  proud2BlibKansan   Mar-27-11 05:06 PM   #7 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Mar-27-11 05:21 PM   #8 
  - Dig deeper  icarusxat   Mar-27-11 06:20 PM   #9 
  - Thanks for pointing that out. They speak of being "elite"...  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 06:30 PM   #10 
  - I think it might be a C average to apply, but it's a selective program  Hippo_Tron   Mar-28-11 01:04 AM   #17 
  - My son applied for TFA during his senior year, 3 years ago  Flora   Mar-28-11 06:42 AM   #18 
  - Good Lord.  LWolf   Mar-27-11 07:43 PM   #11 
  - Don't the TFA'ers come from Ivy League schools? Because, if so, there ya go: Dazzled mayors.  WinkyDink   Mar-27-11 07:50 PM   #12 
  - Good point.  madfloridian   Mar-27-11 11:59 PM   #16 
  - K&R.  Overseas   Mar-28-11 07:09 AM   #19 
  - Anyone hear about the "in-ear" pilot program...  drokhole   Mar-28-11 10:51 AM   #20 
  - Remember when TFA's mission was to recruit mid-career professionals into teaching?  KamaAina   Mar-28-11 04:54 PM   #21 
 

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