E4E in the News

See the ways in which E4E and its members are making headlines.  

Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Los Angeles
"California already spends less per pupil than almost every state in the country and deeper cuts to our schools will only put the futures of more children at...
Thursday, January 5, 2012
New York
Educators 4 Excellence Co-Founder Sydney Morris comments on Fox 5/WNYW about New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's focus on teacher evaluations in Wednesday's State of...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
New York
In an open letter, E4E and a coalition of other groups called on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to push the New York City Department and the UFT to agree about...
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
New York
WABC-TV's Art McFarland talks to Educators 4 Excellence Co-Founder Sydney Morris about a dispute in teacher evaluations that has led to the suspension of $60...
Friday, December 30, 2011
New York
"The risk of leaving tens of millions of federal dollars on the table is shameful, but secondary to the missed opportunity for the city and the union to...
Friday, December 30, 2011
New York
E4E co-founder Sydney Morris spoke about the New York City Department of Education and United Federation of Teachers' failure to agree about teacher...
Friday, December 16, 2011
Los Angeles
"The new contract represents an important step forward in giving teachers an opportunity to have a voice on the issues affecting their careers and classrooms...
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Los Angeles
Stephen Sawchuk blogs about E4E's creation of a new chapter in Los Angeles.
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Los Angeles
National
New York
In response to demand from LAUSD teachers, Educators 4 Excellence has launched a second teacher-led chapter in Los Angeles, California.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
New York
A recent piece by GothamSchools recalls the urgency David Steiner and other panelists conveyed about improving teacher training at E4E's The Future of Teacher...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
National
In this article, The Wall Street Journal describes E4E's efforts to inform and empower teachers through its newest chapter.
Monday, September 26, 2011
National
An NBC Nightly News section with Jarell Lee of E4E.
Monday, September 19, 2011
New York
E4E member Todd Sutler offers his opinion on what is too often missing from the debate over improving schools.
Sunday, September 18, 2011
New York
In this New York Post op-ed, Evan Stone and Sydney Morris argue that as teachers do their part to kick off the school year successfully, those in power need to...
Monday, September 12, 2011
National
In this Education Week article, Stephen Sawchuck refers to E4E and other groups outside of teachers unions helping teachers to engage in policy conversations.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
National
New York
An E4E member and special education teacher describes the experiences that motivate her to start each school year.
Monday, August 22, 2011
National
Former New York City Department of Education Chancellor Joel Klein refers to E4E while discussing the importance of teacher voice.
Thursday, August 11, 2011
New York
Andrew Rotherham, School of Thought education columnist for Time.com , refers to E4E and other education organizations seeking to represent teachers in policy...
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
National
New York
In discussing how teachers are voicing their views, Education Week writer Erik Robelen shows E4E's approach to elevating educator voices.
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
National
Education Week blogger Sara Mead lists E4E co-founders Evan Stone and Sydney Morris in her list of 16 Young Leaders Who Are Going To Transform Public Education.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
New York
The New York Times captures Samantha Sherwood's struggles with layoffs under Last In, First Out policies and her choice to join E4E.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
New York
New York state Sen. John Flanagan and Sydney Morris discuss the proposed budget amendment that would end “Last In, First Out layoffs and use objective criteria...
Sunday, March 20, 2011
National
New York
A New York Magazine article about Michelle Rhee, former chancellor of District of Columbia Public Schools, follows her as she works with E4E teachers during a...
Monday, September 13, 2010
New York
The Wall Street Journal describes the growth of E4E amidst the background of layoff decisions in New York.
Friday, May 7, 2010
New York
NY1 education reporter Lindsey Christ conducts an in-depth look at Evan Stone and Sydney Morris' efforts to fight Last In, First Out.

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