Informed by our classroom experience, in addition to quality research within the education field, Educators 4 Excellence policy papers and issue analyses offer insights into issues affecting student achievement and the teaching profession.
Look at this page for links to papers from our Teacher Policy Teams – teams of teachers who study and report on an issue. Read more >>
Student success depends upon quality teaching. Read more >>
Teachers should be evaluated across multiple measures. Read more >>
Tenure should represent a significant professional milestone. Read more >>
Effective teaching begins with effective preparation. Read more >>
Pay structures and leadership opportunities are an integral part of recruiting, retaining, and supporting all great teachers. Read more >>
Teachers can do even more when administrators are supported and evaluated through multiple measures.
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In the event that teacher layoffs are unavoidable, decisions should be made to ensure that effective teachers stay in the classroom. Read more >>
The Common Core State Standards are an attempt to develop a set of shared expectations for student readiness. Read more >>
Recently reauthorized as the Every Student Succeeds Act, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1965) provides federal funding for education programs in states. Read more >>