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Chalk Talk: Aberdeen Rodriguez
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Aberdeen Rodriguez wanted more opportunities to grow in her career. Like many teachers though, she didn't want to leave the classroom in order to do it.
Chalk Talk: Tynisha Jointer
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
In her 10 years as a social worker and currently as the Behavioral Health Specialist for Chicago Public Schools, Tynisha Jointer has learned that there is no...
E4E-Minnesota Welcomes Inaugural Leadership For Equity in Action Pipeline (LEAP) Cohort
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
E4E-Minnesota Executive Director
Over the past two months, educators across the Twin Cities have shared excitement for a new program we will launch this summer - the Leadership for Equity in...
Teachers Talk Back: Equity in Educational Leadership
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Charles Beavers is a teacher and school leadership team member at Kozminski Community Academy in Hyde Park, Chicago. In this conversation with E4E-Chicago...
8 Teachers Who are Speaking Truth to Power
Monday, May 7, 2018
Here are eight must-read articles written by E4E members who aren’t afraid to speak truth to power and ensure that teachers’ voices are heard.
Create Ripples: A teacher’s call to action
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Elementary school teacher
E4E-Minnesota member Michelle Sandler reminds us that small advocacy actions can have a larger effect than we realize.
Minnesota educators end school year by shining a light on teacher leaders
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
On June 8, 2017, educators in Minnesota recognized five extraordinary individuals for their leadership in and out of the classroom this year.
One teacher to others: Our voices can shape Connecticut education
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Bridgeport teacher and E4E-Connecticut Christine Kasten lets teachers across the state know that their voice matters in and outside of the classroom (...
Culture of Redemption: Two teachers talk school culture
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Cyndi Reyes and Talin Darkjian
E4E-Los Angeles Teachers
E4E members Talin and Cyndi discuss the importance of school climate, and together they shine a light on a fellow educator who has worked to make NECA an...
Minnesota educators ignite compassion and justice at 'I Teach Love' summit
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
On February 25, 2017, educators worked to practice mindfulness, build relationships, and take action to build strong school and community climates. [ View the...
Teachers Talk Back: Mikayla Benbow
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Mikayla Benbow is a ninth-grade science teacher at Bassick High School in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She recently spoke with E4E-Connecticut Summer Resident and...
Educators for Excellence-Connecticut reacts to appointment of Dr. Leslie Torres-rodriguez as interim superintendent of Hartford Public Schools
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
E4E-CT welcomes Dr. Torres-Rodriguez as interim superintendent; urges board to choose equity-focused, permanent superintendent to continue Superintendent Beth...
Teachers Talk Back: Deb St. Germain
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Deb St. Germain is a special education teacher and has been working in the Hartford Public Schools system for 39 years. In this conversation with E4E-...
What I bring to the Declaration Advisory Group
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Just as good teachers adjust to meet the needs of their students, as the challenges of our education system evolve, we have to evolve to meet them — which is...
Richfield School Board member Paula Cole named "Latina Educator of the Year"
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Minneapolis-based Navigate MN, a nonprofit that operates with a mission of helping immigrants navigate the education system, recognized E4E-Minnesota member...
Catching up with E4E-Minnesota's award-winning teachers
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Managing Director of Policy Shannon Mitchell highlights what the 2016 E4E-Minnesota Changemaker award winners will be working on in the upcoming school year (...
How do you make teachers agents of change?
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Educators 4 Excellence Co-Founders and Co-CEOs Sydney Morris and Evan Stone recently spoke with NationSwell about exciting changes in the field of education...
Teachers Talk Back: Wendy Morin
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Wendy Morin is a middle school mathematics teacher at Lola Rodriguez De Tio School (JHS 162) in the Bronx, New York. In this conversation with E4E-New York...
Teachers Talk Back: Boris Santos
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Boris Santos is a first-year third-grade teacher who works in general education and with students with special needs at Wave Preparatory Elementary School in...
A night honoring Minnesota's classroom changemakers
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Throughout the month of May, E4E-Minnesota teachers nominated colleagues going above and beyond in policy, advocacy and leadership for the 2016 Teacher...
Teachers Talk Back: Ann Neary
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Ann Neary is a high school AP Literature and journalism teacher at X440 – DeWitt Clinton High School in the Norwood neighborhood of Bronx, New York. In this...
New federal education law promises equity
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
E4E-New York teacher Lexie Woo shares her experience with resource disparit ies in the classroom — gaps the U.S. Department of Education hopes to narrow with...
And the Fishman Prize goes to...
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
E4E-New York teacher Evelyn Rebollar, who grew up in New York City and decided to teach after graduating from CUNY City College, was one of four teachers...
A once-in-a-lifetime experience: Three teachers share reflections on joining President Obama and the National Teacher of the Year
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
By Justin Lam Last week, Educators 4 Excellence members Meera Patel (St. Paul, Minn.), Freeda Pirillis (Chicago) and Lovelyn Marquez-Prueher (Los Angeles) were...
Let's try this a different way
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
In his first week at his current school, E4E-Minnesota teacher Casey Metcalfe met a colleague whose quiet voice underscored a measured, innovative and patient...