Third Annual Connect: Career Networking

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Teach For America

300 West Adams Street

Chicago, IL 60606

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Join the Third Annual Connect: Career Networking event hosted by Teach For America Chicago-Northwest Indiana!

When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 11am-1pm

Where: TFA Office at 300 W. Adams St. Suite 1000

What: Come meet leaders of mission-aligned organizations and schools across Chicago and Northwest Indiana. If you are a TFA alumni or rising alumni and you are highly qualified to lead in Chicago and Northwest Indiana, this event is for you!

Alumni & Rising Alumni will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet recruiters, hiring managers, and school leaders from mission-aligned schools and organizations

  • Share your resume beforehand

  • Interview on-site with schools and organizations looking to hire*

  • Get a FREE Headshot

Mission-Aligned & Ed- Adjacent Organizations and Schools will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet alumni and rising alumni leaders

  • View attendee resumes ahead of time

  • Invite alumni & rising alumni candidates for on-site interviews following the career networking*

*Interviews are conducted at the discretion of hiring partners, who may contact job seekers in advance or invite job seekers day of Connect: Career Networking. Teach For America Chicago Northwest Indiana has no additional informations about interviews.


  • 10:45-11:00 am: School and Org set-up

  • 11:00-11:30 am: Member Registration

  • 11:30-12:30pm: Networking & Refreshments

  • 12:30-1:30pm: On-site Interviews (by invitation only)


Teach For America Chicago-Northwest Indiana Office

300 W Adams St. Suite 1000

Chicago, IL 60606


Parking is available at Traders Self Park located at 329 S Franklin St between W Jackson Blvd & W Van Buren St. Enter at 329 S Franklin st, 326 S Wells St, or 216 W Van Buren St

The Growing Attending Mission-Aligned & Ed- Adjacent Organizations and Schools (Update: 4/15: will continue update as Orgs RSVP!)

  • Sor Juana Elementary School, Chicago Public Schools
  • Noble Network of Charter Schools
  • Chicago Tech Academy
  • Kipp Chicago Schools
  • Children's Home & Aid
  • Pigeon
  • Elevate K-12
  • Teachers Supporting Teachers
  • Galileo Learning
  • Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum/Chicago Academy of Sciences
  • AUSL
  • Rowe Elementary School
  • Lighthouse Academies, INc.
  • Saga Education
  • Accelerate Institute
  • Holberg Financial
  • Ezza Nails
  • Empower Illinois
  • Chavez
  • Code Nation
  • Empower Illinois
  • HowDoWe, Inc.
  • LEAP


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There is no cost to attend the Connect: Career Networking event but registration is required. Space is limited so RSVP today! A week prior to the event all registered attendees will receive a list of participating employers and employers will gain access to submitted resume folder.

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