Against the Grain, for September 12, 2007 - 12:00pm
Download this clip (mp3, 10.29 megabytes)
Play this clip in your Computer's media player
New Orleans's public education system was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. It was then attacked, according to Leigh Dingerson, by a conservative, privatization-minded wing of the national charter school movement. Also, union leader Brenda Mitchell discusses the struggles of teachers post-Katrina.