February 5, 2016
Southern Education Desk- School Choice, Prescription for Health with Dr. Rani Whitfield, Louisiana Travels - Eddie Robinson Museum
December 18, 2015
Southern Education Desk - Tough Subjects, Global Wildlife Center, Bonfires of St. James Parish
August 7, 2015
Status of Medical Marijuana, Upward Bound 50th Anniversary, and Louisiana Artist Christopher Turner
La. Supreme Court Hears Voucher Arguments
The Louisiana Supreme Court heard arguments on the constitutionality of the statewide voucher program this week, while voucher students and public school students took their annual high stakes tests. But are the stakes the same? A Southern Ed Desk report shows us the similarities and differences.
Southern Education Desk - Getting Ahead with Early Ed
The Southern Education Desk examines whether quality pre-school programs are the way to close the achievement gap and help disadvantaged youth escape poverty. LaTonya Turner of Nashville Public Television, our station partner, shows us how they are grappling with this issue.
Southern Education Desk Report
President Obama is pushing for a universal pre-K program, something Louisiana has promised to provide by 2014. Southern Ed Desk reporter Sue Lincoln shows us how the pre-K program is working in the state's poorest parishes.