November 28, 2016 – More than 100 clergy members signed an open letter calling on the Connecticut General Assembly to take steps to fix the school funding issue in the wake of the CCJEF v. Rell ruling (The Hour). »
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.
November 16, 2016 – The city school system’s "Equity 2020" push to close several neighborhood schools has been put on hold until Hartford gets a new superintendent, school officials confirmed Tuesday (Hartford Courant). »
November 15, 2016 – Leaders from faith communities across Fairfield County, Connecticut joined forces with several politicians at Grace Baptist Church in Norwalk to call on the state’s General Assembly to change the way the state funds its public schools (Norwalk Daily V... »