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Exit exams don't work

October 29, 2014 – Countries with high school exit exams appear to have higher levels of student achievement. But have they worked in the United States? E4E-New York Executive Director Jonathan Schleifer answers (Thomas B. Fordham Institute's Flypaper blog). »

The need for better, fairer, fewer tests

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). »

New York Prepares a New Exam to Boost Career Training

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). »

Are Teachers Warming Up to the Common Core?

October 20, 2014 – As Common Core implementation continues, more teachers say they are prepared to teach to the standards and that their students are benefiting (The Atlantic). »

Pushing the Envelope

October 16, 2014 – E4E-New York teacher Nick Lawrence explains why he became a teacher leader - both inside and outside his school (Teach to Lead). »

LISTEN: Educators 4 Excellence teachers on Bloomberg EDU

October 9, 2014 – In a podcast, E4E teachers Julia Gonzalez (E4E-New York), Pearl Arredondo (E4E-Los Angeles) and Marilyn Pearson (E4E-Connecticut) and E4E co-founders Evan Stone and Sydney Morris discuss how teachers elevate their voices through E4E (Bloomberg Edu). »

Cuomo: Teacher evaluations due for more changes

October 9, 2014 – To better support teachers and administrators, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said that additional tweaks may be made to the state's teacher evaluation law (Gotham Gazette). »

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