A year after its founding in 1990, TFA established footprints in Houston and the Rio Grande Valley. Today, corps members also serve in Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio. As of 2018, 4,500 alumni live, work, and lead throughout Texas. This is the story of the Teach For America network’s impact in the state of Texas.
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