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A community making a difference

A dedicated and diverse movement working to change education – here’s how we support them.

A community making a difference

More than 10,000 people who share a common experience and commitment to creating positive, lasting change in education.  Powerful voices, working in a range of sectors, even stronger when connected, sharing inspiration and ideas to make change together.  

Connect with the community

Join with others to further your impact on everything from policy to teaching subjects
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Use your time and skills to make a difference
Give your time
Develop your career
Find opportunities to learn and grow, whether or not you work in education
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“Being in Teach First makes me feel part of something bigger... it’s like a family that pushes me to be better while supporting me to do so.”

Laura McInerney, 2006 Ambassador

Stories from our community

From an idea to a social enterprise
It is safe to say that Tom has had a very busy year.
Read Tom's story
I really missed being in the classroom
Having worked as an IT security consultant, Rachel was looking for a way to get back into the classroom.
Read Rachel's story
'Teach First made me a better engineer'
Three engineers share how teaching helps their work as engineers
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Empowering our community
Great things happen when passionate people get together.
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Connect with the ambassador network

LinkedIn is a great place to find an ambassador in a field you are interested in.  Why not link up with them for a coffee to talk about your careers? 

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