October 22, 2014 – Watch footage from a panel of experts -- featuring E4E-New York teacher Maura Henry -- discussing how to improve the use of standardized assessments in schools (Center for American Progress). »
Read the Teacher Policy Team papers
Through E4E Teacher Policy Teams, teachers have a unique opportunity to write and advocate on an issue affecting the teaching profession and student outcomes in their district.
Learn more about this year's papers on Teacher Preparation and Teacher Evaluation Implementation, and previous papers from E4E-New York teachers.
Learn more about NYC teacher evaluations
See the highlights of the new evaluation system, and learn more about how it will affect your practice.
Educators 4 Excellence–New York statement on Board of Regents plan to reform graduation requirements
October 21, 2014 – "We applaud the Regents for recognizing that students should have more than one pathway to graduation and for being consistent with their approach to other high stakes decisions in the classroom,” said E4E-New York Executive Director Jonathan Schleife... »
October 21, 2014 – New York will allow students to take a career exam in place of a Regents test, in a move that advocates say will help prepare high school graduates for the workforce (Wall Street Journal). »