Educators 4 Excellence airs TV ad calling on Albany for teacher evaluation system

A group of New York City teachers is taking to the airwaves to deliver a message to Albany on new teacher evaluations. Educators 4 Excellence

Educators 4 Excellence aired a 30-second ad in hopes of saving city schools from more lost funding.

Educators 4 Excellence aired a 30-second ad in hopes of saving city schools from more lost funding. (2/20/13)

THE BRONX - A group of New York City teachers is taking to the airwaves to deliver a message to Albany on new teacher evaluations.

Educators 4 Excellence launched a 30-second TV blitz calling on state lawmakers to put in place a meaningful evaluation system.

The ad comes after the city and the United Federation of Teachers (UFT) failed to reach a deal on evaluations last month, costing its schools $250 million in state funding.  

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