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Category Archives: Latest from the Cowen Institute
Today, the Cowen Institute released a primer on the differentiated funding formula being proposed for all RSD and OPSB New Orleans schools. The brief explains the funding formula, and how it will fund city schools if it is adopted. A common differentiated funding formula to cover OPSB and RSD schools is important to ensure all schools are funded equitably based on the cost of serving their students.
You can read the brief here.
Click here to read the new issue brief on apprenticeships in New Orleans and Louisiana.
In advance of this fall’s elections, we are co-hosting a forum that will give the public the chance to hear from the candidates running for local and state education boards.
Click here to read the new issue brief on public school governance in New Orleans.
Click here to read about what Common Core is, what it will mean for states, and what its future looks like in Louisiana.
Read the release here.
Read the Cowen Institute’s new report and view special online-only features.
Read about how a new law will provide more funding for job training and adult education here