Teach for America takes into account three main factors for determining what and where you will teach: need and opportunity, qualification requirements, and your preferences. We work hard to ensure the placement you are assigned is a good fit. To get more information about the placement process visit our website: https://www.teachforamerica.org/join-tfa/leading-classroom/what-where-youll-teach.
Answered by Teach For America
It depends on their needs. However, if you are unable to negotiate a location that is a win-win, you do not join TFA.
I was placed at my 3rd choice, Chicago.
Answered - Teacher (Former Employee) - Chicago, IL
It depends on the needs of the region. You'll have an opportunity to discuss this with someone on staff before you have to make a decision.
Answered - Director, Reporting (Current Employee) - Remote