Press Releases

Read our positions, announcements, and highlights of the work that E4E educators are doing nationwide.
For all media inquiries, please email media@e4e.org.

Monday, March 16, 2020
Minnesota
March 16 (St. Paul) — Educators for Excellence-Minnesota (E4E-Minnesota), a teacher-led organization with more than 850 St. Paul Federation of Educators (SPFE...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
New York
March 10 (New York) — Today, 12 teachers from Educators for Excellence-New York (E4E-New York), a teacher-led organization, traveled to Albany to urge...
Friday, February 21, 2020
February 21 (St. Paul) — Educators for Excellence-Minnesota (E4E-Minnesota), a teacher-led organization with more than 850 St. Paul Federation of Educators (...
Monday, February 10, 2020
February 10 (New York) — Educators for Excellence, a teacher-led organization, was again dismayed that President Trump’s 2020 proposed budget slashes education...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Connecticut
“It’s simple: teachers’ insight is crucial because we are the ones in the classroom every day,” said Claudia Tenaglia, a seventh- and eighth-grade social...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Minnesota
“Elections are heating up across our state, and regardless of the office they’re running for, candidates will need to rely on the expertise of teachers to...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Chicago
“Teachers are the ones primarily responsible for executing changes in education policy and see the impact up close,” said Shay Porter, a third-grade teacher...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Boston
“We don’t need tweaks to the education system, we need meaningful, systemic change,” said Nina Leuzzi, a kindergarten teacher and member of E4E-Boston. "This...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Los Angeles
“Our union leaders need to hear and actively listen to our stories in order to effectively advocate for our needs and those of our students,” said Dr. Judith...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
New York
“In previous elections, students and teachers have often been treated as an afterthought at best,” said Daniel Gannon, a high school history teacher and member...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
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Jan. 22 (New York) — Educators for Excellence (E4E), a teacher-led organization, released results today from the Voices from the Classroom 2020 survey , the...
Monday, January 20, 2020
New York
More than 40 educators came together today on the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to rally on the steps of City Hall and demand that leaders in Albany, at City...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Boston
November 26 (Boston) — Educators for Excellence-Boston (E4E-Boston), a teacher-led organization, applauds the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on its passage of...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
New York
Two-hundred educators came together to demand that leaders in New York answer the wake-up siren to diversify New York’s educator workforce.
Monday, November 18, 2019
Boston
November 18 (Boston) — Educators for Excellence-Boston (E4E-Boston), a teacher-led organization, is proud to announce that it has selected Sarah Iddrissu as...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
New York
November 5 (New York) — After months of meetings with legislators and other education officials across the state, Educators for Excellence-New York (E4E-New...
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Chicago
Educators for Excellence-Chicago (E4E-Chicago), a teacher-led organization, reacted to the tentative contract agreement between the Chicago Teachers Union and...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
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October 24 (Washington, D.C.) – Educators for Excellence (E4E), a teacher-led organization, today hosted a conversation with teachers, students and education...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Chicago
”My students need systemic change, not incremental change,” said Shay Porter, an E4E-Chicago member and 3rd-grade teacher at Hendricks Elementary.
Friday, September 27, 2019
Chicago
September 27 (Chicago) - Educators for Excellence-Chicago (E4E-Chicago), a teacher-led organization, expressed their support for teachers’ decision to strike...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Boston
Educators for Excellence-Boston stands in support of the recently announced Student Opportunity Act and its $1.5 billion investment in public education in the...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
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Educators for Excellence teachers and a dozen education nonprofit and advocacy organizations released a unified call to action outlining their shared vision to...
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Boston
E4E-Boston presented letters and testimony from more than 200 educators in support of “An Act Promoting Trauma-Informed Supports in Schools" (H.577).
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Connecticut
E4E-Connecticut congratulates Miguel Cardona, on his appointment as the state’s new education commissioner.
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Los Angeles
July 11 (Los Angeles) — Educators for Excellence–Los Angeles (E4E-Los Angeles), a teacher-led organization, celebrated the Assembly Education Committee’s...

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