June 21, 2016 – Following the conclusion of the city's "Attendance Matters" campaign, 32 percent of New Haven schools saw chronic absenteeism fall by at least 3 percent (New Haven Register). »
Our Continued Work in Hartford:
With the 2016 school year upon us, the Educators 4 Excellence Hartford Team would like to introduce our work to you, update you on some of the amazing accomplishments in the past year, and share our continued action plan.
Spotlight: Bridgeport Professional Development
In their first policy proposal, E4E-Connecticut teachers are calling for critical improvements to professional development in Bridgeport.
Ensuring academic outcomes for unique student populations in Hartford Public Schools:
Hartford must prioritize support for its unique student populations to ensure our schools are able to provide these supports and meet the needs of diverse learners. Read teachers' ideas on how to make this happen.
Improving school climate in New Haven
To ensure our schools meet our students’ needs, New Haven must prioritize healthy school climates and restorative school discipline—here's how.
June 19, 2016 – The California Department of Education gave LAUSD a one-year reprieve from a ruling requiring the district to spend millions of additional dollars on English learners and low-income children to comply with the state’s school funding law (EdSource). »
June 8, 2016 – To wrap up the year, E4E-Connecticut educators gathered together on Thursday, June 2 to share highlights of leadership and networking (E4E News Blog). »