By Kirsten Chang
Thousands of UNC seniors will graduate next month to enter the workforce, and you may be surprised to know who will be their number one employer. Teach for America hires promising students to teach in the nation’s lowest-income schools. More than one hundred and twenty UNC graduates currently work for TFA. But many who join have little or no background in education. Carolina Connection’s Kirsten Chang reports on the program and what attracts so many UNC alums to the classroom.