April 17, 2015 – E4E-Minnesota advocacy fellow Holly Kragthorpe reflects on her experiences at the Capitol and the need for lawmakers to hear from teachers (Young Education Professionals Blog). »
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.
April 15, 2015 – Despite Minnesota's $1.9 billion budget surplus, many metropolitan school districts in the state are facing cutbacks resulting from a lack of built-in funding increases and other factors (MinnPost). »
April 10, 2015 – E4E-Minnesota member Ben MacKenzie reflects on his experiences advocating for change at the legislature, and teaching his students to do the same in the classroom (Young Education Professionals Blog). »