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WWLP Springfield
Left-leaning biz group backs charter school expansion questionAlliance for Business Leadership announced its “unconditional endorsement” of Q
Left-leaning biz group backs charter school expansion question
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
Alliance for Business Leadership announced its “unconditional endorsement” of Question 2, which would allow the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve up to an additional 12 charter schools or charter school expansions... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Left-leaning business group back charter-school expansionThe Alliance for Business Leadership announced its "unconditional endorsement"
Left-leaning business group back charter-school expansion
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The Alliance for Business Leadership announced its "unconditional endorsement" of Question 2, which would allow the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve up to an additional 12 charter schools or charter school expansions... Read more
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Boston Globe
July 21, 2016The Alliance for Business Leadership announced its ‘unconditional endorsement’
July 21, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
The Alliance for Business Leadership announced its ‘unconditional endorsement’ of Question 2, which would allow the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve up to an additional 12 charter schools or charter school expansions... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Local educators honored with Teacher and Principal of the Year awardsprincipals open the door for our children to achieve their dreams," said Dr. Ho
Local educators honored with Teacher and Principal of the Year awards
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
principals open the door for our children to achieve their dreams," said Dr. Holly Boffy, vice president of the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and the 2010 Louisiana State Teacher of the Year. "Celebrating the efforts of... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aidCouncil endorsed steps Thursday aimed at making it easier for families to quali
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aid
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 days ago
Council endorsed steps Thursday aimed at making it easier for families to qualify. The proposal now goes to the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, which last year approved higher reimbursement rates and other steps suggested by... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aidCouncil endorsed steps Thursday aimed at making it easier for families to quali
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aid
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Council endorsed steps Thursday aimed at making it easier for families to qualify. The proposal now goes to the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, which last year approved higher reimbursement rates and other steps suggested by... Read more
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Lowell Sun
In downpour, Baker says students are getting soaked out of school choicekind he had, for Bay State schoolchildren, the governor said. If passed by vote
In downpour, Baker says students are getting soaked out of school choice
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
kind he had, for Bay State schoolchildren, the governor said. If passed by voters in November, Question 2 would allow the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve another 12 charter schools or charter-school expansions outside caps... Read more
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The Herald News
Sen. Rodrigues backs ballot question adding more charter schools to statekind he had, for Bay State schoolchildren, the governor said. If passed by vote
Sen. Rodrigues backs ballot question adding more charter schools to state
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
kind he had, for Bay State schoolchildren, the governor said. If passed by voters in November, Question 2 would allow the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to approve another 12 charter schools or charter school expansions outside caps... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill targeting 'overwhelming' red tape in Louisiana schools fails; see why teacher unions oppose itdo their jobs without crushing paperwork requirements. It allows districts to
Bill targeting 'overwhelming' red tape in Louisiana schools fails; see why teacher unions oppose it
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
do their jobs without crushing paperwork requirements. It allows districts to seek four-year waivers from the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. Carter said the law is hampered by several rules, including a requirement that... Read more
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The Advocate
Education Superintendent John White’s ‘somewhat peculiar’ absence noticed at State Capitol after years of higher profileWhite replaced. The governor backed off that vow in January, largely because h
Education Superintendent John White’s ‘somewhat peculiar’ absence noticed at State Capitol after years of higher profile
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
White replaced. The governor backed off that vow in January, largely because he does not have enough votes on the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to fire the superintendent. A spokesman for Edwards said at the time the... Read more
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The Advocate
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forumsto 4 p.m. Aug. 2, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, New Orleans. State educat
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forums
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
to 4 p.m. Aug. 2, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, New Orleans. State education leaders will also meet with the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, Accountability Commission, Superintendents’ Advisory Council, Early Childhood... Read more
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The Advocate
President Obama misguided on transgender restroom issueobserved “the modern and morbid habit of always sacrificing the normal to the a
President Obama misguided on transgender restroom issue
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
observed “the modern and morbid habit of always sacrificing the normal to the abnormal.” As Landry’s May 18 letter to the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education put it, this “guidance places the mental well-being and privacy rights of... Read more
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The Advocate
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forumsOrleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.. State educ
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forums
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Orleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.. State education leaders will also meet with the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, Accountability Commission, Superintendents’ Advisory Council, Early Childhood... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette educator association says the state, not local districts, should fund state-approved charter schoolsof the schools’ applications were rejected by the Lafayette Parish School Board
Lafayette educator association says the state, not local districts, should fund state-approved charter schools
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
of the schools’ applications were rejected by the Lafayette Parish School Board and then approved, on appeal, by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. “If the state creates the charter, the state needs to pay the bill,” said... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette School Board to weigh merits of two charter applications; board has history of rejecting applicationsTexas, Minnesota and Utah, and is opening its first Louisiana school in Terryto
Lafayette School Board to weigh merits of two charter applications; board has history of rejecting applications
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Texas, Minnesota and Utah, and is opening its first Louisiana school in Terrytown, which is in Jefferson Parish. The state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education in December approved the Terrytown school as a Type 2 charter, which is one... Read more
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The Advocate
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forumsOrleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4p.m. State educat
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forums
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Orleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4p.m. State education leaders will also meet with the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, Accountability Commission, Superintendents’ Advisory Council, Early Childhood... Read more
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The Advocate
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forumsOrleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4p.m. State educat
Public school changes will be topic of statewide forums
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Orleans, Woodson/KIPP Central City Academy, Aug. 2, 2 p.m.- 4p.m. State education leaders will also meet with the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, Accountability Commission, Superintendents’ Advisory Council, Early Childhood... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State's youngest students getting focus for higher scoresduring a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Co
State's youngest students getting focus for higher scores
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Commission. The panel advises the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and in this case, the commission will submit a wide range of recommendations to... Read more
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The Advocate
East Baton Rouge School Board president running for Metro Council seatwith strong backing from the business community. She has also worked as a local
East Baton Rouge School Board president running for Metro Council seat
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
with strong backing from the business community. She has also worked as a local teacher, as an administrator for the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and for LSU’s Transition to Teaching Program. She would have to step down from... Read more
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The Advocate
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scoresduring a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Co
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scores
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Commission. The panel advises the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and in this case, the commission will submit a wide range of recommendations to... Read more
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The Advocate
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scoresduring a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Co
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scores
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Commission. The panel advises the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and in this case the commission will submit a wide range of recommendations to... Read more
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The Advocate
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scoresduring a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Co
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scores
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountability Commission. The panel advises the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and in this case the commission will submit a wide range of recommendations to... Read more
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The Advocate
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scorestopics during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountabi
State’s youngest students getting focus in drive for higher scores
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
topics during a meeting of a key education advisory panel called the Accountabilty Commission. The panel advises the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and in this case the commission will submit a wide range of recommendations to... Read more
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The Advocate
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murkyLuneau, D-Alexandria, called them bullies.BESE member: Prizes show value of edu
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murky
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
Luneau, D-Alexandria, called them bullies.BESE member: Prizes show value of educators Gary Jones, a member of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, was among BESE members who last week posed with candidates for teacher and... Read more
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The Advocate
Think tanks: La.’s future looks murkyLuneau, D-Alexandria, called them bullies.BESE member: Prizes show value of edu
Think tanks: La.’s future looks murky
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Luneau, D-Alexandria, called them bullies.BESE member: Prizes show value of educators Gary Jones, a member of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, was among BESE members who last week posed with candidates for teacher and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Some moves that make sense for schoolsThe state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education OK’d a plan to review Lou
Some moves that make sense for schools
The Houma Courier / Posted 1 months ago
The state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education OK’d a plan to review Louisiana’s science standards, which have not been altered since 1997. The existing standards are in dire need of updating. They are the third-oldest in the nation, and... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Some moves that make sense for schoolsThe state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education OK’d a plan to review Lou
Some moves that make sense for schools
The Daily Comet / Posted 1 months ago
The state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education OK’d a plan to review Louisiana’s science standards, which have not been altered since 1997. The existing standards are in dire need of updating. They are the third-oldest in the nation, and... Read more

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