Monthly Archives: July 2011

In the News: A Clipping Service – July 18, 2011

In this edition of In the News: No Excuses for Reformers NEA Takes Stand Against TFA State of Public Education in New Orleans Lessons Learned from Louisiana Fallout from Atlanta Cheating Scandal In Other News Voucher Program Follow-up No Excuses for Reformers No, Seriously: No Excuses New York Times – July 7, 2011 In a […]

Voucher Program in Trouble

Voucher Program Faltering: Accountability and Performance Standards Needed Educate Now! analyzed student test scores from voucher schools and compared them to New Orleans Recovery School District (RSD) schools. We found that for the second year in a row, students participating in the voucher program performed worse than students in the RSD! STUDENT PERFORMANCE Comparing 3rd, […]

In the News: A Clipping Service – July 5, 2011

In this edition of In the News: Facilities Master Plan Revised New Orleans Receives National Attention The Question of Academic Gains In the National Spotlight Louisiana Education News Facilities Master Plan Revised New Orleans School Construction Blueprint Revised The Times-Picayune – June 30, 2011 Education officials have released a revised School Facilities Master Plan, the […]