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Capital One-UNO Charter Schools Spring Visit

In February, the Capital One-UNO Charter Schools returned for their second visit as part of a literacy enhancement program that begins in the classroom and continues in the museum.┬áThis spring teachers read new books aloud and brought more images into the classroom to expose the children to other treasures within the Ogden’s collection. The PreK focused on color and read
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UNO Charter Schools Come to The Ogden

Thanks to an Entergy New Orleans, Inc. 2009 Community Partnership Grant and the expertise of Dr. Sharon Shaffer, Director of the Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center, the Capital One-UNO Charter School Network and The Ogden have been able to partner to create a literacy enhancement program that begins in the classroom and continues in the museum. At the schools, teachers read
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