May 18, 2013 – The Star Tribune editorial board argues that Superintendent Johnson's plan for offering schools more autonomy in exchange for accountability needs the support of the community to be successful (Star Tribune). »
Empowering Educators for Equity, a local project of Educators 4 Excellence, works to ensure that Minnesota educators play an active role in shaping policies that affect our students and the teaching profession.
As a grassroots, teacher-led group, we are united by a set of common beliefs around improving student outcomes and elevating the teaching profession. These uniting principles can be found in our Declaration of Beliefs. By signing on to become a member and telling your colleagues, you can help us create the movement to ensure teachers' voices are heard at the state and local levels.
May 14, 2013 – The Minneapolis Public Schools Superintendent announced a proposal that would allow individual schools to have more autonomy on budgets, hiring and schedules in exchange for greater accountability to meet certain performance goals (Minnesota Public Radio). »
May 8, 2013 – Celebrate the work that you and your staff do everyday by bringing an E4E breakfast or lunch celebration to your school. »