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 the 2013 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 >>
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (1965) provides federal funding for education programs in states. Read more >>