Mallory Falk http://wrkf.org en Girl Scouts 'Extravaganza' Boosts Girls' Interest In STEM http://wrkf.org/post/girl-scouts-extravaganza-boosts-girls-interest-stem <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="Girls participate in a blind taste test, put on by the Sewerage and Water Board. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:21:07 +0000 Mallory Falk 29163 at http://wrkf.org Girl Scouts 'Extravaganza' Boosts Girls' Interest In STEM Behind The Test: Schools Turn To Social Workers, Relaxation Techniques To Deal With LEAP Test Strain http://wrkf.org/post/schools-turn-social-workers-relaxation-techniques-deal-leap-test-strain <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="Kevin and Byroneshia doing a guided imagery activity. LEAP tests put entire schools under enormous stress." data-attribution="Credit Mallory Falk / WWNO" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wwno/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201405/20140513KevinBryoneshia.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WWNO&#160;continues its series "Behind the Test" with a look at standardized testing through the lens of test anxiety. Tue, 13 May 2014 20:53:15 +0000 Mallory Falk 26535 at http://wrkf.org Behind The Test: Schools Turn To Social Workers, Relaxation Techniques To Deal With LEAP Test Strain Charter School Model Spreads Across Louisiana http://wrkf.org/post/charter-school-model-spreads-across-louisiana <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wwno/files/styles/card_280/public/201402/logo_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">New Orleans will soon become the first city with an all-charter school district, but the education landscape looks much different across the rest of Louisiana. Sun, 09 Feb 2014 15:57:09 +0000 Mallory Falk 22363 at http://wrkf.org Charter School Model Spreads Across Louisiana As Health Care Deadline Draws Near, Navigators Get Creative http://wrkf.org/post/health-care-deadline-draws-near-navigators-get-creative <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="Cam Nguyen and Sean Murray prepare to talk to cab drivers about the Affordable Care Act." data-attribution="Credit Mallory Falk" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wwno/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201312/photo_%283%29_3.JPG" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Monday marks the first deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Throughout the country, health care navigators are helping people with the enrollment process. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 13:25:27 +0000 Mallory Falk 20278 at http://wrkf.org As Health Care Deadline Draws Near, Navigators Get Creative