Monthly Archives: December 2012

In the News: December 27, 2012

In this edition of In the News: Proud to Call It Home Charter News LA Teacher Tenure and Retirement National Education Stories Other Local News Proud to Call It Home America’s 50 Best Cities Bloomberg Businessweek – December 28, 2012 According to Businessweek, New Orleans is one of the top 15 cities in America. New […]

In the News: December 17, 2012

Educate Now! is deeply saddened by the events in Newtown, Connecticut, and our thoughts and prayers go out to those who have been devastated by such senseless violence. Let us honor the memory of those who were lost by doing a better job of protecting and nurturing the children in our own community. The Times-Picayune […]

Enrollment Data Released; 84% now attending Charter Schools

The state has released enrollment data for New Orleans public schools, which includes all OPSB schools, RSD New Orleans schools and the city’s Type 2 charter schools. As of October 1, 2012: 84% of New Orleans public school students attend charter schools, up from 78% last year and 71% in 2010. New Orleans has a […]

In the News – December 4, 2012

In this edition of In the News: Arnold Foundation Invests in N.O. Charters Dobard Says Reforms Are Working Latest Updates on Vouchers National Education Stories Louisiana Headlines Local News