How do you get the energy, influx of resources and talent, and results that followed Katrina while still ensuring that the effort is driven by and reflective of the local community?
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August 31, 2015
August 28, 2015
Obama said "New Orleans is coming back better and stronger." Bush called the city a "beacon for school reform."
August 14, 2015
Student activist presents petition to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School in San Antonio, Texas.
August 11, 2015
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's Opportunity School District legislation would give the state the power to seize control of low-performing schools, convert them into charter campuses or shut them down altogether.
August 07, 2015
A countrywide debate continues on the renaming of schools, mascots and propaganda attached to the Confederacy.
July 27, 2015
As Vietnam sets out to build on its initial successes and prepare for a modern economy, there has never been a more fascinating time to be learning from, and with, its education system.
July 17, 2015
Pastorek's appointment as co-executive director signals the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation's growing emphasis on pushing for state-run districts to improve the lowest-performing schools.
July 14, 2015
The rural Tunica County school district has struggled with academic performance for years.
July 06, 2015
The small, rural district will not use student test scores in teacher evaluations this year.
June 22, 2015
A decade into post-Katrina education reform in New Orleans, I offer a few reflections.