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Math for America

Math for America’s (MƒA)  is a private nonprofit organization with a mission to improve math education in US public secondary schools by recruiting, training and retaining outstanding mathematics teachers.

The MfA Fellowship is a five-year program where recent college graduates make a commitment to teach math in public secondary schools. MfA Fellows are mathematically sophisticated individuals who are new to teaching and use their talents to make a difference in students’ lives.


MfA New York Fellows Receive:


·         A full tuition scholarship for a master's degree in mathematics education from MfA NY partner universities Bard College, New York University or Teachers College, Columbia University.


·         Earn Initial certification for New York State.

·         A stipend of $100,000 over five years, in addition to a full time teacher's salary.

·         Extensive professional development support and mentoring.


·         Guidance from a community of highly qualified math teachers.


How to Apply:  Start the Application Now

Application Deadline: January 21st, 2011


Kate Mancuso

Recruitment and Outreach

Math for America

160 Fifth Avenue, 8th floor

New York, NY 10010