The half-hour show, titled Educating Louisiana, airs every Thursday at 8:30 p.m. on Cox Cable Station 4 in the Baton Rouge, Lafayette and New Orleans markets. The show is hosted by Veronica Brooks, LAPCS's Policy Director.
Ms. Brooks began her career in education with Teach for America as a middle school science teacher and went on to work with Washington D.C. Public Schools and the Louisiana Department of Education before joining LAPCS. She earned a Masters in Public Policy, with a focus on Education, from George Washington University.
Thursday, April 3's show will feature Michael Tipton, Executive Director, Teach for America South Louisiana and Sarah Broome, Founder & Executive Director, Thrive Charter School.
Previous shows can be viewed at: http://vimeo.com/user25846892
To find out more about LAPCS, go to www.lacharterschools.org or call (504) 274-3651.