Teaching for Excellence: A WYES Community Forum

More Teachers + More Teacher Training!
Recruiting, training and retaining high quality teachers are major challenges Louisiana faces to improve public education.

How does the state solve the teacher shortage and create incentives to education careers?

Education leaders, parents and students converge to discuss ideas to recruit and retain more teachers and advance their training in a special WYES-TV live Community Forum hosted by WYES Community Projects Producer Marcia Kavanaugh.

Thursday, October 25, 2018
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Watch it live at wyes.org AND live on WYES-TV/Channel 12

Panel includes:

Patrick Dobard, CEO, New Schools for New Orleans

Dr. Cade Brumley, Superintendent, Jefferson Parish Public School System

Kimberley Eckert, 2018 Louisiana Teacher of the Year, Inaugural Teacher of the Year Public Interest Fellow

Paula Summers Calderon, Ph.D., Dean, College of Education, Southeastern Louisiana University

Questions? Contact WYES Community Projects Producer Marcia Kavanaugh.

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