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.

EPFP Deadline June 15

Policy professionals: don't miss the networking, leadership and landscape opportunities of the Louisiana Education Policy Fellowship Program. Apply today to join the inaugural cohort of this national program's Louisiana chapter, hosted by OPEN in affiliation with the Institute for Educational Leadership.
During EPFP, you'll deepen your knowledge of the policy process, gain valuable contacts across sectors, and build the skillset to move your cause at strategic and direct levels. Your employer benefits from your training, and you develop the capacity to create and implement sound public policy to improve outcomes for children and youth.
Need more information about the program and its work? Email Zakenya Perry, OPEN Director of Programs or submit your application today.

Internship Opening: Communications and Marketing

Communications and Marketing Intern Download the Job Description