Education

Education Matters
3:11 pm
Wed November 24, 2010

Diane Ravitch Speaks at Dillard University

Ravitch's latest book.

New Orleans, LA – For more information about Diane Ravitch, visit her website.

 

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Education Matters
12:41 pm
Wed November 24, 2010

Diane Ravitch Speaks at Dillard University

Diane Ravitch

New Orleans, LA – For more information about Diane Ravitch, visit her website.

 

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WWNO Commentary
11:51 pm
Fri November 19, 2010

Education is the New Sexy

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses how education should be considered the new sexy.

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Education Matters
12:52 pm
Wed November 17, 2010

UNO Hosts Educational Reform Research Conference

New Orleans, LA – Several nationally renown keynote speakers shared insight and fostered debate about local school systems during a conference at the University of New Orleans. Angela Taylor attended one of the group sessions to discuss leadership.

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Education Matters
12:55 pm
Tue November 2, 2010

Paul Pastorek Encounters Opposition

Superintendent Paul Pastorek

New Orleans, LA – In December the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will make a decision about the state's continued governance over New Orleans' Public Schools. The recommendation was made by Superintendent Paul Pastorek, who is now facing a growing opposition. Angela Taylor reports.

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Education Matters
12:40 pm
Wed October 27, 2010

Dissecting the New Orleans Public School System

New Orleans, LA – Time magazine has called New Orleans, "The Greatest Education Lab" in America. The city's multi-level reforms are often cast as the biggest education experiment ever seen in a major US city. So, are these reforms improving the city's academic performance?

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Education Matters
12:53 pm
Wed October 20, 2010

Debate Surges About Recovery School District

New Orleans, LA – Louisiana has begun a formalized process that considers whether or not to return some of state run public schools to the Orleans Parish School Board. WWNO's Angela Taylor reports.

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Education Matters
12:54 pm
Wed October 13, 2010

Paul T. Hill Outlines RSD's Accomplishments

Paul T. Hill

New Orleans, LA – The University of New Orleans recently hosted the Education Reforms Research Conference. One of the conference's keynote speakers sat down with WWNO's Angela Taylor to discuss public education reforms taking shape in New Orleans.

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WWNO Commentary
5:23 pm
Fri September 10, 2010

Should N.O. Public Schools Return to NOPS?

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses if the public schools in New Orleans should be returned to the control of the Orleans Parish School Board.

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Education Matters
10:16 am
Wed September 8, 2010

Students Evaluate School Reform

New Orleans, LA – In the five years since Hurricane Katrina, public education in New Orleans has radically changed. The state-run recovery school district took over the vast majority of the city's public schools and has transformed most of those schools into privately run charters. In the first of an ongoing series for WWNO, Angela Taylor presents a portrait of how students are faring within the new system.

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