E4E in the News

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

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
National
New York
GothamSchools' Geoff Decker covers the release of E4E-NY's teacher policy team paper, "Principals Matter: Principal Evaluations from a Teacher Perspective."
Sunday, February 26, 2012
New York
In the midst of a firestorm over the release of teacher data, Evan Stone reiterates that teacher growth data should be a part of a multi-measure evaluation...
Saturday, February 25, 2012
New York
E4E New York teacher Lori Wheal writes in a letter to the editor in the New York Times that shaming teachers by publishing their data reports will not help...
Friday, February 17, 2012
New York
E4E co-founder Evan Stone described his disappointment with a court decision to release teacher data reports in New York, a stance E4E shares with the UFT. E4E...
Friday, February 17, 2012
New York
Sydney Morris, the co-founder and co-chief executive officer of Educators 4 Excellence, discusses the teacher evaluation deal.
Thursday, February 9, 2012
New York
At E4E's event with David Wakelyn, Governor Cuomo's top education advisor, teachers spoke out about what they want in an evaluation system. Governor Cuomo has...
Friday, February 3, 2012
New York
Governor Cuomo's top education advisor answered questions from a panel of teacher moderators and 100 New York City teachers at E4E's event, where 82 percent of...
Monday, January 30, 2012
New York
E4E co-founders Sydney Morris and Evan Stone urge NY Governor Cuomo to ensure that a new teacher evaluation system fully supports teachers, does not treat them...
Thursday, January 26, 2012
National
E4E teachers and their peers from the 33 persistently lowest achieving schools in New York City wrote a letter to Chancellor Dennis Walcott and UFT President...
Monday, January 23, 2012
New York
During No Name Calling Week, E4E teacher and policy team member Laura Klein describes how transforming bullies can transform an entire school with a heartfelt...
Sunday, January 22, 2012
New York
E4E New York teacher Margaret Coppolo writes in the New York Daily News that great teachers must be compensated for their hard work or else the city will...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
New York
"Applying more pressure on unions and local districts to finally implement a more effective teacher evaluation system is a wise move by Governor Cuomo,...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
New York
In the lead letter to the editor in the New York Times, E4E teacher Susan Keyock argues that teachers need to stand up and demand fair teacher evaluations...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
New York
E4E co-founder Sydney Morris writes in the New York Times Room for Debate section that policymakers should seek solutions to teacher evaluation questions from...
Monday, January 16, 2012
New York
E4E co-founder Sydney Morris explains that it's a myth that teachers don't want to be evaluated - they just need an evaluation system that is designed to...
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Los Angeles
E4E LA Executive Director Ama Nyamekye explains in a Huffington Post article that LA's newest contract changes, which give teachers "unprecedented control"...
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
National
New York
In response to demand from LAUSD teachers, Educators 4 Excellence has launched a second teacher-led chapter in Los Angeles, California.
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Los Angeles
Stephen Sawchuk blogs about E4E's creation of a new chapter in Los Angeles.

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