Related Publications for Research Recap: Addressing Teacher Shortages in Disadvantaged Schools
Teach For America/Teaching Fellows and Effective Teaching in Secondary MathSep 30, 2013
Secondary math teachers from Teach For America are more effective than other math teachers in the same schools; secondary math teachers from Teaching Fellows programs are as effective as, and in some cases more effective than, other math teachers in the same schools.
Addressing Teacher Shortages in Disadvantaged Schools: Lessons from Two Institute of Education Sciences StudiesSep 10, 2013
Recent studies from the Institute of Education Sciences evaluated teachers who entered teaching via two highly selective alternative routes—Teach For America and the Teaching Fellows programs— and less selective alternative routes that accept nearly all applicants.