Book Discussion on Hope Against Hope

Sarah Carr talks about her book, Hope Against Hope: Three Schools, One City, and the Struggle to Educate America’s Children, in which… read more

Sarah Carr talks about her book, Hope Against Hope: Three Schools, One City, and the Struggle to Educate America’s Children, in which she follows a student, teacher, and principal as they negotiate New Orleans' school system. In her book, the author explores the results of the Louisiana state legislature’s decision in 2005, shortly after Hurricane Katrina, to reassign control of the majority of New Orleans' public schools to the Recovery School District administered by the state. Sarah Carr spoke at Garden District Book Shop in New Orleans. close

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Book Discussion on Hope Against Hope

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Mar 16, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 21, 2013

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  • Mar 16, 2013 | 11:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 16, 2013 | 9:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 23, 2013 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 21, 2013 | 8:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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