Impact Blog

One Day
June 22, 2017
Students building houses and earning scholarships. A project to hack school. Help for special education teachers. Meet the winners of Teach For America’s 2017 Social Innovation Awards.
Alumni
June 8, 2017
We are very proud in Metro Atlanta that one of our alumni, Monique Nunnally (Metro Atlanta ’15), is a finalist for this year’s Social Innovation Award.
Students & Communities
May 21, 2017
Natalie Hymel's journey to the classroom, and even life after finishing the TFA corps experience, has always been focused on one underlying belief: all children should have access to an excellent education.
Students & Communities
May 5, 2017
Check out this month's events and happenings within our region.
Students & Communities
April 19, 2017
This is an opportunity for Metro Atlanta alumni to showcase and fundraise for their respective community organizations and school-based initiatives.
Students & Communities
April 11, 2017
Metro Atlanta native Jasmine Bowles (Miami-Dade, ’10) is a Bridge Academy educator and leader of her non-profit, PROOF.
Students & Communities
April 3, 2017
Atlanta Public Schools recently selected first year Teach For America – Metro Atlanta corps member Raioni Madison to serve as a Science Ambassador this summer. The Impact Blog conducted a Q and A interview with her below.
Students & Communities
March 22, 2017
This is an opportunity for Metro Atlanta alumni to showcase and fundraise for their respective community organizations and school-based initiatives.
Students & Communities
March 22, 2017
Check out this month's events and happenings within our region.
Students & Communities
March 14, 2017
Our corps members and alumni partnered with alum Kyle Waide (Los Angeles, '98), CEO of the Atlanta Community Food Bank, for our region's 2017 AmeriCorps Day of Service. 
Students & Communities
March 2, 2017
According to the online publication, the Wren’s Nest program “brings in professional writers to serve as mentors who work one-on-one with students, sharing talent, encouraging ideas, and helping with story structure.”
Students & Communities
March 1, 2017
Monique Nunnally (Metro Atlanta, '15) writes about her vision for her students.
Students & Communities
March 1, 2017
Marie Ojofeitimi featured in video.
Students & Communities
March 1, 2017
Guest blogger Chris Schneck (Metro Atlanta, 2012) gives thoughts on 2016 Atlanta Public Schools teacher of the year: Jerry Kosoff (Metro Atlanta, 2012).
Students & Communities
March 1, 2017
Check out this month's events and happenings within our region.
Students & Communities
February 14, 2017
Mini'imah Shaheed is a first generation college student and she firmly wanted to pursue college to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty in her family.
Students & Communities
January 13, 2017
Check out this month's events and happenings within our region.
Education & Issues
January 6, 2017
Nicole Young-Turner (Metro Atlanta, '11) shares a personal story about her commitment to educational equity.
Education & Issues
January 6, 2017
Students created their own Space Adventure video game
Students & Communities
December 14, 2016
Check out this month's events and happenings within our region.

 

Looking for older stories? Visit our blog archive.