Pitzer College Students Receive Teach For America Posts

Claremont, Calif. (May 24, 2010) – Pitzer College congratulates Megan Dooley ’10 and Alex Friedlander Moore ’10, recipients of Teach For America positions.

Dooley, an environmental studies major and an anthropology minor, and Moore, a psychology major, will begin training for the program this June and will be assigned their own classrooms in a Mississippi Delta area elementary school in the fall.

Teach For America provides recent college graduates a two year teaching commitment in urban and rural public schools to help bridge the educational gap for students living in low-income communities.

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