Education

WWNO Commentary
1:31 pm
Fri June 12, 2009

Take the High Road, Not the Dual Track

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses why passing LA Senate Bill 259, which would create an alternate "career track" (as opposed to a college prepatory track)would be detrimental to the state and students.

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WWNO Commentary
5:28 pm
Fri June 5, 2009

Message to the Class of 2021

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses the irrelevance of kindergarten and eighth grade graduation ceremonies.

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WWNO Commentary
7:41 pm
Fri May 29, 2009

Student Policy Makers

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses how educational policy makers should listen to student voices, in particular, a book written by Capdau Charter School eighth graders entitled "In That We Wrote So Much & Came So Far".

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WWNO Commentary
5:26 pm
Fri May 22, 2009

An 'A' for Effort

Andre Perry

New Orleans,LA – Andre Perry discusses the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (LEAP)as a measure of growth in the quality of our schools.

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WWNO Commentary
3:50 pm
Fri May 15, 2009

Why Cut Knowledge Production?

Andre Perry

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses Louisiana's proposed cuts to higher education.

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WWNO Commentary
12:00 pm
Fri May 8, 2009

Guns and Books Don't Mix

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses proposed state legislation to allow concealed firearms on college campuses.

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WWNO Commentary
3:31 am
Fri April 24, 2009

Free Would Be at a Cost

Andre Perry

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses how closing the New Orleans Free Academy is the right thing to do.

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WWNO Commentary
11:59 am
Fri April 17, 2009

Higher Education Beats Incarceration

Andre Perry

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses the importance of funding higher education to cut down on incarceration.

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WWNO Commentary
2:33 am
Fri April 10, 2009

Summer Retention

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses ther importance of summer programs to help students retain what they have learned in school.

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WWNO Commentary
7:12 am
Fri March 27, 2009

Testing the Public Trust

Andre Perry

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses why the LEAP test is important.

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