Education

WWNO Commentary
12:13 pm
Fri August 7, 2009

Putting Sprinters in Marathons

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses teachers' need for reflection and renewal.

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WWNO Commentary
5:15 pm
Fri July 24, 2009

The Right to Be Uppity

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses his personal experience of discrimination as an uppity African-American professor.

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WWNO Commentary
6:23 pm
Fri July 10, 2009

Broadening the City's Horizons

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the need to develop more professionals among minorities in New Orleans.

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WWNO Commentary
4:25 pm
Fri July 3, 2009

A Turnaround Is Fair Play

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry dicusses the New Orleans City Council's ordinance to curb wage theft among immigrants.

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WWNO Commentary
3:23 am
Wed June 24, 2009

A Father's Day Wish

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry suggests useful gifts for today's fathers.

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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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