IDEA Public Schools is a growing, tuition-free public charter network serving 25,000 students in 50 schools in Austin, San Antonio, and the Rio Grande Valley. In 2018, IDEA will be opening schools in Baton Rouge and El Paso and is offering fellowships for individuals who wish to be founding teachers in the new regions. IDEA's mission is College For All and has had ten consecutive years of 100% college acceptance for its graduating seniors. In 2016, IDEA was named the Best Charter Network in America by The Broad Foundation. IDEA is looking to hire over 450 of the best educators for the 2017-18 school year.