Education

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.

Education Matters
12:58 pm
Wed September 1, 2010

Students Evaluate New Orleans Public Schools

Principal Ben Kleban

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 them into privately run charters. Angela Taylor presents a portrait of how students are faring with the new system.

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WWNO Commentary
4:24 pm
Fri August 13, 2010

Spontaneous Situations

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the consequences of closing school impetuously.

WWNO Commentary
4:29 pm
Fri July 23, 2010

The Dropout Dilemma

New Orleans – Andre Perry discusses how a school's faculty impacts graduation rates.

WWNO Commentary
4:57 pm
Fri July 16, 2010

The Big, Bad Picture

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses establishing trust with authority.

WWNO Commentary
5:09 pm
Fri July 9, 2010

School's Success Lost in Bureaucratic Bustle

New Orleans, LA – Pierre A. Capdau UNO Charter School had it's charter agreement renewed for another three years, but the exciting news practically went unnoticed. Andre Perry explains why.

WWNO Commentary
5:10 pm
Fri July 2, 2010

So Fresh, So Clean

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses how local barber shops always provide more than just taking a little bit off the top.

WWNO Commentary
6:30 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Access, Affordability, & Graduation Rates

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the Louisiana Granting Resources and Autonomy for Diploma Act and its impact on students from low-income families.

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WWNO Commentary
5:46 pm
Fri May 28, 2010

How Blame Plays Out in Education

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the new teacher evaluation system in Louisiana.

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WWNO Commentary
6:01 pm
Fri April 30, 2010

Immigration Laws and Education

Andre Perry, Ph.D.

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the Arizona immigration policy and its impact on a child's education.

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