Making a Difference in Education... For Our Students and Teachers.


Providing Resources for Teachers and Schools

Kira’s efforts helped get a pay raise for teachers and more funding for schools.  She also expanded access to quality child care and pre-K and increased funding for Elementary and Secondary Education. 

New Schools for New Orleans

Improving Academics

Kira has emphasized academic improvement for all children. Major improvements include an increase in students graduating; earning college credits through AP courses; and ACT scores and decreases in student drop out rate; suspensions; and expulsions.


kira at table with kids

Setting High Louisiana Standards

Moving our educational system forward means making changes and investments. That’s why Kira helped establish a process for local educator and community input to set High Louisiana Based Academic Standards.