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The best New Orleans schools stories for #Katrina10

The best New Orleans schools stories for #Katrina10

This week marks the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Across the country, media outlets are publishing deep dives into the changes that the city has seen over the last decade. Among the most controversial was the decision to wipe out the public school system and replace it with charters. The fate of charter schools in New Orleans has ramifications for schools here in Los Angeles, as parents increasingly turn to these privately run but publicly funded alternatives to the Los Angeles Unified School District. Here is our roundup of the best coverage of post-Katrina schools and the young people who grew up in New Orleans' educational experiment. It is by no...

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