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.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013
New York
" The data released today provide a picture of a system" that offers the support, targeted professional development and meaningful feedback that students need...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Minnesota
National
Requiring any new policy programs to be evaluated through the lens of equity and diversity is a key step forward, says Madaline.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Los Angeles
National
At this juncture in our transition to the Common Core, the public needs a thoughtful, rational middle approach that gives parents, teachers and students space...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Minnesota
National
Q-Comp has the potential to elevate teaching and learning but could be improved with more teacher input, said Madaline.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Minnesota
National
Keeping negotiations open would allow for teachers and the public to provide meaningful input into the direction of the profession.
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Los Angeles
E4E-Los Angeles teachers commend the district for its agreement to provide $113 million to train and support teachers.
Monday, September 9, 2013
New York
As the new school year begins, E4E-New York teachers plan to play an active role in critical issues including a new teacher evaluation system and continued...
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Los Angeles
More than 2,700 E4E members in Los Angeles are looking forward to elevating their voices, and ensuring that the district is providing the investment and...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
New York
"This is a teachable moment, not a political one," said Jonathan.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Minnesota
National
E4E-Minnesota seeks to elevate teaching profession and advocate for improved education policies locally and nationwide; former Minnesota teacher Madaline...
Thursday, July 18, 2013
National
In a joint statement, E4E joins other groups in opposing the proposed reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, which would undermine...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
New York
E4E policy team members are issuing recommendations, in two separate reports, to overhaul teacher preparation programs and implement new evaluation effectively.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Los Angeles
"Local school communities should decide what works best for students," says Ama.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Los Angeles
Press release: With 60% of Los Angeles teachers leaving the classroom in less than five years, E4E-Los Angeles teachers are issuing a set of recommendations to...
Saturday, June 1, 2013
New York
E4E-New York members look forward to the new evaluation system, and thank Commissioner John King for devising a system that holds great potential for NYC's...
Monday, May 13, 2013
Los Angeles
Antonio Sanchez and Monica Ratliff sat down with Educators 4 Excellence-Los Angeles' Ama Nyamekye and Kathryn Short to answer questions about how their...
Friday, April 26, 2013
New York
E4E-New York members look forward to sharing ideas on several issues raised by classroom educators during the election with new UFT President Michael Mulgrew.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
New York
Jonathan echoes NY teachers' thanks to the governor for making evaluations happen by next school year.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Los Angeles
February 15, 2013 - Basing 30% of an educator's evaluation on student achievement data is a decisive step toward equity in L.A. schools. » Download the PDF
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
New York
Not only are teachers losing out on feedback, but they're also facing unnecessary layoffs - both of which will harm teachers and students. » Download the PDF
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Los Angeles
Through this agreement, L.A. teachers have sent a strong message about their desire for meaningful feedback - though key implementation questions remain. »...
Friday, January 18, 2013
New York
Jonathan shows that yesterday's failure to reach a deal will stall progress for New York City teachers and students. » Download the PDF
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
New York
E4E applauds the governor for focusing on education, and urges New York City's district and union to come together on a meaningful evaluation system. »...
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
National
The report shows the impact of multi-measured evaluations and reflects what E4E members have long advocated for. » Download the PDF
Thursday, January 3, 2013
New York
A default evaluation system is exactly the kind of leadership needed for teachers to receive the support they need, says Jonathan. » Download the PDF

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