Baxter Liberty Initiative: Power and the Politics of Education Reform: Learning from Katrina
Lecture | April 9 | 4:15 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium
Terry M. Moe, William Bennett Munro Professor of Political Science Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Bruce Fuller, Professor, Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley
Hurricane Katrina physically destroyed New Orleans' school buildings; in the process, it also lifted constraints of power. Decision makers turned into revolutionaries, creating the most innovative school system in the country.
Professor Terry Moe will share insights from his book and shed light on the city's path from failure to revolution, discussing the role of power shown through this remarkable transformation.
LSEvents@berkeley.edu. Register online