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New Orleans' new norm: Charter schools

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 4:43 a.m.

Students wait in line at a charter school in New Orleans, where overall school enrollment is down about 31 percent from pre-Katrina days.

Nine years after Hurricane Katrina, charter schools are the new reality of public education in New Orleans.

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