May 28, 2015 – E4E-Minnesota member James Kindle brings financial education alive through his Shark Tank program at Sullivan Community School-Minneapolis, and recently won the PwC Financial Literacy Innovation Challenge and a $50,000 prize for his school (Time). »
Closing Gaps: Diversifying Minnesota's Teacher Workforce
In a new paper, the E4E-Minnesota Teacher Policy Team on Teacher Diversity recommends ways to address the diversity gap between students and educators.
Quality Compensation: Supporting and Rewarding Excellence in Teaching
The E4E-Minnesota Teacher Policy Team on Q Comp calls on the state and school districts to strengthen Q Comp, an alternative teacher compensation and professional development program.
May 27, 2015 – Former Teachers of the Year and E4E-Minnesota members Tom Rademacher and Lee-Ann Stephens discuss the importance of focusing on in school factors that educators can control, in response to a recent Teachers of the Year survey (The Washington Post). »
May 27, 2015 – E4E advocacy fellow Holly Kragthorpe was the driving force behind a provision that would require colleges and universities to submit data that would allow students seeking to become teachers to see which programs do the best job (MinnPost). »