January 13, 2017 – E4E-New York applauds Department of Education for taking important step toward justice for all students and encourages further action (press release). »
All In: Creating a Culture of Support: The Promise and Potential of Community Schools in New York City
Community Schools aim to improve student achievement through strong partnerships between principals, parents, teachers and community-based organizations (CBOs).
Paths for All: Implementing the Common Core for Unique Student Populations
NYC teachers propose ways to improve the Common Core for English-language learner, special education, and District 75 students.
Meaningful and Fair: Improving Due Process and Tenure for New York Teachers and Students
As school districts, education leaders and New York’s courts debate the future of teacher tenure, check out recommendations from a team of E4E-New York members that aim to preserve job protections, but make tenure designations far more meaningful.
January 13, 2017 – The city has backed off plans released in July to completely eliminate suspensions for the youngest students, but the revised draft of the discipline code does call for limits to suspensions for all ages (Chalkbeat New York). »
January 9, 2017 – Nine renewal schools will be closed or merged with other schools after New York City has invested millions of dollars in programs to turn the schools around (Chalkbeat New York). »