August 26, 2015 – This June, July and August, passionate teachers in Connecticut, Chicago, Minnesota, Los Angeles and New York committed their time and energy to projects that are driving teacher leadership forward in their districts and states. Before summer winds down, che... »
One School of Thought: Moving Toward the Common Core
See why teachers are highlighting the value of higher standards while also recommending ways to make them more successful.
Reimagining Tenure: Protecting Our Students and Our Profession
As California school districts, education leaders and court systems debate the future of teacher tenure, check out recommendations from a team of E4E-Los Angeles members that aim to preserve job protections, but make tenure designations far more meaningful.
Vergara: Get the facts
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.
August 24, 2015 – Eduardo Pacheco, a recent graduate of LA Unified, received the 2015 Sargent Shriver Youth Warriors Against Poverty award for his community organizing work with Inner City Struggle and Brothers, Sons, Selves (LA School Report). »
August 14, 2015 – LAUSD School Board Member Monica Garcia shares her views on key issues in the upcoming school year, including the need for teachers to have positive working environments (LA School Report). »