Jamar McKneely takes his job as a school administrator very seriously; and the students of New Orleans are better for it. McKneeley is the co-founder and executive director of InspireNOLA Charter Schools, a nonprofit that manages schools. Here, we talk to him about his focus on creating a pipeline for leadership in the city's charter school system.
On this 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, education reform has been an empowering step towards
rebuilding communities. Here, TNJ.com talks to Dana Peterson who is the deputy superintendent of
external affairs for the Recovery School District, a special district
of the Louisiana Department of Education charged with an unprecedented
challenge and opportunity to tackle and transform chronically
underperforming schools in Louisiana.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., in the midst of spending $1 billion to raise employees’ wages and give them extra training, has been cutting the number of hours some of them work in a bid to keep costs in check.
You probably know that your credit score affects a lot of things, from your ability to qualify for a good mortgage rate to your employability. But did you know it also affects your homeowner’s insurance rates?
California’s Santa Clara County, better known as Silicon Valley, has been the center of furious innovation at least since Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard started their company in a rented garage in Palo Alto in 1939.