June 30, 2015 – E4E-Minnesota member Anthony Hernandez discusses the need for a more equitable distribution of effective teachers and his work on the state task force, explaining there is no silver bullet but a lot more can be done (The Pioneer Press). »
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.
June 29, 2015 – In this commentary, E4E-Minnesota member Kaitlin Lindsey discusses the research on Q Comp, her experiences with the program, and legislative changes that will build on the program's success (The Star Tribune). »
June 24, 2015 – In this commentary, E4E-Minnesota member Jueve Meza explores trends regarding Latinos and education in Minnesota and gives suggestions for reducing disparities based on data and personal experience (MinnPost). »