Top charter-school advocate talks about changing attitudes here and Baton Rouge

...to talk with Caroline Roemer Shirley, executive director of the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools. According to the mission of...

New Orleans Charter Schools Are Better, Not Perfect

New Orleans Charter Schools Are Better, Not Perfect Before Hurricane Katrina damaged or destroyed more than 100 of New Orleans 128 public schools...

New Orleans charter school thriving 10 years after Katrina

New Orleans charter school thriving 10 years after Katrina Alexina Medley, principal and CEO of Warren Easton Charter High School, talks about...

Enrollment spikes at Virtual Academy of Lafourche

...enrollment, she said. Tina Chong, a spokeswoman for the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools, said there seems to be growing interest...

K-12 after Katrina: A system that works

...to begin a tough turn around process in some of the worst schools in New Orleans. As a result of that effort, the second and third public charter...