Eric Hirsch

EdReports, Durham, NC

Eric is the Founding Executive Director of, an independent non-profit that increases the capacity of teachers, administrators, and leaders to seek, identify, and demand the highest- quality instructional material. Prior to coming to EdReports, Eric was the Chief External Affairs Officer at the New Teacher Center, the Executive Director of the Center for Teaching Quality, and the Education Program Manager at the National Conference of State Legislatures. He has supported policymakers in 35 states, written and published more than 150 articles, book chapters, reports and policy briefs, and presented at conferences across the country.