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What’s the key to a great school? Amazing teachers and leaders. As a network led by former teachers and principals, this is core to what we believe.

That’s why we work to attract, develop, celebrate, and retain incredible educators from around the country. We give our people world-class professional development. We provide opportunities for them to learn and grow. And we work hard to make sure they’re inspired, supported and cared for throughout their careers.


    “Realizing that friends I grew up with could’ve had the same opportunities I did made me want to go into education. ”

    Justin Cox, Teacher, AF Endeavor Middle School

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    “When I come to work, I want to remind students of their identity and my own. I'm here to help them develop resilience, strength, and pride.”

    Jeanine Mason, Academic Dean, AF Iluminar Mayoral Academy Elementary

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