Tiffany Searles and Neil Batiancila, current Co-Chairs on the Alumni Board at City Year Philadelphia, have a shared passion for service and a strong belief in the mission of City Year. Here, they offer some critical professional development advice to current corps members about their year of service.
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Source 1: City Year partnered with Bain & Company in 2013 to map out interest levels in teaching among corps members and define an approach to harness this rising interest and enhance the progression of corps members into the teaching profession.
Source 2: Experience is defined as “Education comprehensive leadership development and 1-2 years serving in a high-need, urban classroom.
Source 3: Phila. Gives AmeriCorps and Peace Corps Alumnus Preferential Treatment in Hiring." Philly.com-archives. N.p., 14 Jan. 2015. Web. 04 Nov. 2015.