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Teach For India Recruitment Talk

  1. 1. ARE YOU READY FOR A CHALLENGE?<br />December 9, 2009<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Link To Teach For India Fellowship<br /> Recruitment Video<br /> <br />
  2. 2. TeachForIndia : Join the Movement<br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br /><ul><li>The Challenge
  3. 3. The Movement
  4. 4. Teach For India Fellowship
  5. 5. What’s in it for YOU?
  6. 6. Our Partners</li></li></ul><li>9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />
  7. 7. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Education The need for a movement<br />
  8. 8. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Education: The need for a movement<br />~10% of India never goes to school at all<br />~50%of India will never complete class V<br />~90%of India will never complete class X<br />This is why we need a movement<br />
  9. 9. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Now<br />The urgency of our mission<br />
  10. 10. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Now: Our Mission<br />To create a movement of leaders who will eliminate educational inequity in India<br />
  11. 11. Why Now: Theory of Change<br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />
  12. 12. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Part 2: Systemic impact<br />Why Now: Our theory of change<br />Part 1: Immediate impact<br /><ul><li>Redefine teaching by working relentlessly and using innovative teaching methods
  13. 13. Lead underprivileged students to achieve at the same levels as their wealthier peers
  14. 14. Alumni become life-long leaders, across sectors, in the pursuit of equity</li></li></ul><li>9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why <br />Teach For India<br />Our model<br />
  15. 15. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Teach For India: Our Model<br />Recruit the most outstanding university graduates and young professionals <br />Train Fellows in innovative teaching methods through sessions and ongoing mentor support<br />Place Fellows in full-time teaching positions in under-resourced schools for two years<br />Build partnerships to provide Teach for India alumni with multiple leadership opportunities <br />Support alumni as they advocate for equity in education<br />
  16. 16. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Recruitment and Selection<br />We are recruiting final-year students and young professionals <br />We will target candidates with a track record of achievement and leadership <br />Rigorous, three-stage selection process – results announced 6-8 weeks after the application deadline<br />
  17. 17. Why Teach For India: The Fellowship<br />Commitment<br />Increase student achievement by teaching full-time for two years (June 2010-April 2012) using innovative teaching methods<br />Plan and implement community project<br />Placement<br />Low-income English-medium schools<br />2-5th standard<br />Mumbai and Pune, expanding annually<br />Compensation<br />Rs. 15,000 – 22,000, per month<br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />
  18. 18. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Teach For India: Support<br />Career Placement and Alumni Support<br />Ongoing Support<br /><ul><li>Mentor teacher
  19. 19. Placed with at least one other Fellow
  20. 20. Skill workshops
  21. 21. Leadership programming
  22. 22. Network with prominent leaders
  23. 23. Career Center
  24. 24. Alumni support programming
  25. 25. Ever-expanding network of tie-ups</li></ul>Pre-Service Support<br />4-week residential training course <br />Housing and adjustment assistance<br />
  26. 26. Why Teach For India: Our Fellows<br />Our 87 Fellows are from top colleges and corporates in India, including:<br />BITS, Pilani<br />Georgetown University, USA<br />Hewlett Packard<br />ICICI<br />IIT, Mumbai and Delhi<br />Mahindra and Mahindra<br />St. Stephen’s College, Delhi<br />St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai<br />Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune<br />Tata Consultancy Services <br />Thermax<br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />
  27. 27. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why Teach For India: TFA is tried and tested <br />
  28. 28. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />1<br />Why Teach For India: A global movement<br />Germany<br />Estonia<br />UK<br />Latvia<br />Lithuania<br />USA<br />Lebanon<br />India<br />Australia<br />Chile<br />Join a growing network of 18,000 young leaders around the world<br />
  29. 29. Why Teach For India: Our impact<br />Short-term:<br />Our Fellows at Summer School (May/June 2009)<br />350 summer-school students <br />Std 2nd to 4th<br />Growth in Math: ~ 60% - 160%<br />Growth in English: ~ 30% - 110%<br />9-Dec-09<br />
  30. 30. Why Teach For India: Our impact in just 3 months<br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Before<br />After<br />
  31. 31. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Long-term impactSupporting evidence from Teach For America<br />Teach For America has grown to encompass a batch size of 7,300, spanning 35 urban and rural regions, with 17,000 alumni hailing from the top colleges in the U.S.<br />Alumni profile:<br />Dave Levin, Teach For America Houston ’92 alumnus<br />Co-founder of KIPP Academies (Knowledge Is Power Program), serving all students regardless of prior academic record, conduct, or socioeconomic background. While fewer than 1 in 5 low-income American students attend college, in 2007 the college matriculation rate for KIPP graduates was over 80%. There are 66 KIPP schools today with over 100 planned by 2011.<br />
  32. 32. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Why You<br />Why you should join the movement<br />
  33. 33. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Work relentlessly<br />Set a vision<br />Invest the team<br />Plan<br />Execute<br />Reflect and improve<br />What is<br />Leadership?<br />WhyYou: Develop the leader in you<br />
  34. 34. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />Teaching is…Leadership<br />Why You: This is a movement of leaders<br />
  35. 35. Teach For India is committed to developing future leaders and this extends to placing alumni in suitable positions across sectors <br />9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />TFI aims to create meaningful opportunities and assist in placing TFI alum, in such positions and jobs that will enable them to be in a leadership track, positioned to continue and deepen their impact on eliminating inequity in education<br />Teach for America has made significant achievements in this area - <br />Nearly two-thirds of Teach For America alumni are in the field of education. Those who work outside of education bring their unique experience and perspective to a great variety of sectors—including law, business, medicine, and policy—to increase opportunities in low-income communities<br />Teach For India’s MISSION<br />To create a movement of leaders who will eliminate educational inequity in India<br />What are your options?<br />
  36. 36. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />1a. Join the workforce – Corporate sector<br />
  37. 37. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />1b. Join the workforce – Government/Social sectors<br />
  38. 38. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />2. Study further – get a post graduate degree<br />
  39. 39. 9-Dec-09<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />3. Help Teach For India build this movement further<br />
  40. 40. Apply online at www.teachforindia.org<br />For further information please contact: apply@teachforindia.org<br />Application deadlines: <br />1st Deadline: Oct 11th ,2009<br />2nd Deadline: Nov 22nd ,2009<br />3rd Deadline: Jan 17th ,2010<br />9-Dec-09<br />Apply now - you have the chance to be <br />1 of 150 Teach For India 2010 Fellows<br />www.teachforindia.org<br />How to Apply?<br />

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