Helpful Online Resources


           Includes aired episodes of our Cox 4 television show, Educating Louisiana, and recordings of the 2014 Apply Yourself workshop.


  • Black Alliance for Educational Options

    National, nonprofit, membership organization whose mission is to actively support parental choice to empower families and increase quality educational options for Black children.

  • Eastbank Collaborative of Charter Schools

    Mission: To ensure the survivability of the charter school reform movement in New Orleans so that parents and students can have access and choices to high quality schools.

  • Louisiana Resource Center for Educators

    A nonprofit based in Baton Rouge serving as a resource center for educators. The center provides a lending library with over 29,000 items, professional development sessions, technology support, and an alternative teacher certification program.

  • New Schools for New Orleans

    The mission of New Schools for New Orleans is to achieve excellent public schools for every child in New Orleans by: (1.) Attracting and preparing talent to teach and lead (2.) Launching and supporting open-enrollment public charter school (3.) Advocating for accountable and sustainable high-quality public schools.

  • National Association of Charter School Authorizers
  • National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
  • The Scott Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives

    The Cowen Institute is an action-oriented think-tank that actively addresses the issues impeding student achievement by designing and advancing innovative, high-impact policies and programs. It also serves as a clearinghouse for charter and traditional public schools in Orleans Parish to directly access the myriad of experts and resources available at Tulane. Our work is focused on four key areas: Applied Research, Public Policy, University-Based Initiatives, and College Readiness Programs.