“The Presentation They Put on for the City and for the World”

The Booker T. Washington Lionettes Prepare for Mardi Gras and Beyond This year, the Booker T. Washington Lionettes are marching…

Advancing Public Health in Our Public Schools

Nurse and Infectious Disease Expert Yanti Turang On Working to Protect Students with Crescent City Schools At the start of…

From Baking Soda Volcanoes to CEO Selection: Connecting With Alysson Mills of CANO About The Role of Charter Boards

Students tending to the school garden at Foundation Preparatory Academy In New Orleans, all public schools are charter schools, and…

Get to Know: Shawn Persick

E3 Fellows Profile Series Shawn Persick has been a public-school educator for around 25 years. Now, as the Chief Operations…

What Fuels Student Progress?

Students at Esperanza Charter School learn about erosion. Network Leaders on Attendance, High-quality Instruction, and Holistic Support Though simulated School…

Mindfulness at Morris Jeff: A conversation with Ryan Ruyle, Principal of Morris Jeff Community School’s Middle School Campus

The November 2021 issue of New Orleans Magazine included the following sponsored article on Morris Jeff Community School and how they incorporate mindfulness…

“Work for what you want, and strive for what you want to achieve”

YouthForce NOLA connected Katelyn Martin’s talents with Brass Roots Foods Katelyn Martin is a senior at Livingston Collegiate Academy and…

With 26 Years in Education, She’s Not Slowing Down Now: Nicole Saulny of Community Academies of New Orleans (CANO)

Nicole Saulny has been an educator in New Orleans Public Schools for over a quarter-century. Her father was an educator…

“I felt like I was on top of the world.”

“I felt like I was on top of the world.” Dai’von Floyd’s journey from student to teacher at KIPP New Orleans…

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