EXPANDING Awareness of Best Practices

Through Ready, Set, Go!, OPEN seeks to engage schools, parents, and community leaders in working to best prepare our children for their first day of school.  

ENGAGING Sustained Community Dialogue

OPEN engages the community of New Orleans
in a sustained dialogue about public education.

Community Voices

OPEN amplifies the voice
of the New Orleans community citywide
to inform education policy decisions.

Deirdre Johnson Burel Talks History of Public Education on WBOK

OPEN Executive Director Deirdre Johnson Burel appeared on WBOK to give an overview of our summer film series and talk a little on the history of public education in New Orleans.


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