E4E in the News

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

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
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.

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