July 28, 2014 – California ranks 40th out of 50 states in children's well-being overall, and 39th in education, in large put due to low high school graduation rates and low rates of preschool enrollment (LA School Report). »
E4E-Los Angeles statement on Vergara trial
Educators 4 Excellence hopes that the verdict encourages teachers, parents, students and administrators to come to the table and work toward a tenure system that serves both student and teacher needs.
Pay it forward
Check out "The Equity Movement" and "Pay It Forward," containing recommendations from E4E Teacher Policy Teams on how Los Angeles can improve school climates and teacher compensation to elevate teaching and learning.
LA True Grit: Read the report
"True Grit: The Game-Changing Factors and People Lifting School Performance in Los Angeles," offers tools for educators and policymakers to strengthen and leverage culture, data, collaboration, systems and partnerships to improve student performance.
July 24, 2014 – LAUSD and UTLA begin face-to-face negotiations today, with the last written offer from LAUSD having been rejected outright by UTLA leadership (Los Angeles Daily News). »
July 22, 2014 – Teachers in charter and pilot Los Angeles public schools collaborate with and trust each other significantly more than teachers in L.A. Unified's traditional large public high schools, according to a new report (89.3 KPCC, Pass/Fail). »