Educators 4 Excellence, a New York City-based group of reform-minded teachers, has expanded its operations to begin a new chapter of activist teachers in Los Angeles.
Over 200 teachers have already signed the E4E declaration of principles, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Many of these groups, E4E among them, have been supported by philanthropies, which has led to some charges that they’re really “astroturf” groups. (The groups dispute this label.)
A version of this news article first appeared in the Teacher Beat blog.