Type: Public event

The post-Katrina New Orleans school reforms: Implications for national school reform & the role of government

Date & Time

Oct 9, 2013, 4:00-5:30 pm EDT


Weill Hall

About the speaker Douglas N. Harris is an Associate Professor of Economics and University Endowed Chair in Public Education at Tulane University in New Orleans. About the topic: One of the worst natural disasters in the nation's history, Hurricane Katrina spawned a flurry of public policy reforms. The public school system, in particular, became one of the most radical experiments in more than a century.

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