The New Teacher Project
AmeriCorps National Fixed Amount Grants FY 2011 (Continuation)
The New Teacher Project (TNTP) will recruit, select, and train recent college graduates and mid-career professionals to teach full-time in high-need schools across the country. AmeriCorps members will teach shortage subject areas; work to raise student achievement; incorporate service learning into their curriculum; and recruit volunteers for their classrooms. Over three years, AmeriCorps members will have a direct impact on approximately 328,000 high-need public school students.