Education

Education Matters
12:39 pm
Thu January 13, 2011

LAPCS Announces Student of the Year

A few of the students in the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools

New Orleans, LA – Angela Taylor introduces a special New Orleans Public School student.

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WWNO Commentary
1:03 am
Sun January 9, 2011

Huck Finn Remix

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the New World edition of Mark Twain's
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."

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Andre Perry Commentary
6:45 pm
Fri December 31, 2010

Mentoring in the New Year

Dr. Andre Perry

Andre Perry contemplates National Mentoring Month.

Dr. Andre Perry is the Associate Dean of the UNO College of Education and CEO of the Capital One-UNO Charter Network.

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Andre Perry Commentary
4:56 pm
Fri December 24, 2010

Quilts for the Holidays

Andre Perry

Andre Perry compares holiday family bonding with quiltmaking.

WWNO Commentary
12:16 am
Fri December 17, 2010

Robeson Chance Perry's First Lesson

Andre and Robeson Perry
Andre Perry and Robeson

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry, Ph.D. discusses the lesson learned from his newborn son.

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Education Matters
6:24 pm
Wed December 15, 2010

BESE Approves Pastorek Plan

New Orleans, LA – Last week, the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education approved state superintendent Paul Pastorek's governance plan for RSD-run schools. Angela Taylor reports on the details of the plan and what it means for New Orleans' Public School System.

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WWNO Commentary
12:09 am
Fri December 10, 2010

Choosing the Provider

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the process of selecting charter school operators.

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Education Matters
12:51 pm
Wed December 8, 2010

Ten Plaintiffs File Suit Against LDE Part 2

New Orleans, LA – Last week we heard the story of Noah Fischer and his mother's struggles to get her special need's son a public education in New Orleans. This week, in the second of a two-part story, Angela Taylor reports on what the State of Louisiana and the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools responses are to this issue.

We invite your comments or ideas for future reports. Please email: educationmatters@wwno.org

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WWNO Commentary
12:03 am
Fri December 3, 2010

The Blessings and Sins of Declining Catholic School Enrollment

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the impact of declining Catholic school enrollment on the public school system in New Orleans.

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Education Matters
12:39 pm
Wed December 1, 2010

Ten Plaintiffs File Suit Against LDE Part 1

New Orleans, LA – Last month a federal lawsuit was filed against the Louisiana Department of Education on behalf of New Orleans' special education students. In the first of a two-part report, exploring the details behind the suit, WWNO's Angela Taylor tells the story of one its plaintiffs.

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