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“Ten years ago, 85% of New Orleans was under water, but before that, 63% of New Orleans public schools were judged academically unacceptable. Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, but as this special discloses, Katrina just may have saved its schools, and its school children.”
– Roland Martin, Host & Managing Editor of TV One’s NewsOne Now

New Orleans is unique in that its public school system was virtually destroyed in Hurricane Katrina and was rebuilt with an emphasis on school-level control and charters. While there have been many issues and problems, the special reveals how schools now perform better for African-American families.”
– Roland Martin, Host & Managing Editor of TV One’s NewsOne Now

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