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NEW IBERIA — Even though not mandated by the state to do so, the Iberia Parish School Board on Wednesday voted 10-2 to fund a youth athletic sports injury program to the tune of $15,000 for all...
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Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed the three bills that make up a legislative deal brokered in the dispute over Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards. The agreement calls for a review of...
2015/06/29 21:41
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Gov. Bobby Jindal signed three bills Monday that make up a legislative compromise to help quiet arguments over Common Core. The key measure, House Bill 373, will require the state to hold public...
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The U.S. Department of Education coerced Louisiana and dozens of other states into adopting Common Core academic standards and assessments by dangling grant money in front of them, a former department...
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This is the first in a series of reports looking at key issues in advance of the Oct. 22 election. Gov. Bobby Jindal’s public school record is a mixture of gains, setbacks and ongoing spats with the...
2015/06/21 21:13
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MALDEN, Mass. (AP) - The state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is meeting this week to discuss two of the state's struggling school systems. The board is scheduled to meet at its Malden...
2015/06/20 19:50
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Federal prosecutors have charged a former member of the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education as part of a nationwide crackdown on Medicare fraud. The New Orleans...
2015/06/20 11:09
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State Sen. Harriette Chandler gives a lot of credit to the civics course she was required to take when she was in high school.“It got me interested in government – it got me interested in a whole...
2015/06/19 22:39
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More changes in how and when the Lafayette Parish School Board conducts its meetings could be coming down the line. The board will decide Wednesday whether to change its meeting dates. Traditionally,...
2015/06/19 22:39
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State education leaders Friday began preliminary talks on how to toughen academic standards and make it harder for public schools to earn an “A” rating. “We do need to figure out what is that path,”...
2015/06/19 15:41
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The governor has your back and has promised to continue tilting against the windmills of common sense and education reform. A judge ruled against Gov. Bobby Jindal last August, saying the governor’s...
2015/06/19 03:39
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When Istrouma High School closed last year, there was no longer a public high school in the 70805 zip code of Baton Rouge. The pool in an adjacent neighborhood, at the BREC Gus Young Park, has been...
2015/06/18 08:52
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State Superintendent of Education John White has received a favorable review from Louisiana's top school board. White, in a message on Twitter, said his overall rating from...
2015/06/17 21:28
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - More than 100 people will serve on the committees combing through the Common Core education standards being used in Louisiana's public school classrooms. The Board of...
2015/06/17 04:21
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Shreveport bake shop catches fire Tuesday nightShreveport bake shop catches fire Tuesday night Gullo's Produce and Bake Shop on Flournoy Lucas Road was seen with flames through the roof just before...
2015/06/16 23:22
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At its June 2015 meetings, the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) recognized the 2016 Louisiana Teacher and Principal of the Year Finalists. “Throughout Louisiana, dedicated...
2015/06/15 21:49
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The 2015 session of the Louisiana Legislature will be remembered as one that lived down to all advance expectations. There was high and low drama, a slew of missed opportunities, an absentee governor...
2015/06/15 20:39
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The Louisiana House, without debate, approved the last of three bills that lawmakers hope will help quiet the 21-month-old controversy. The legislation, House Bill 542 by Rep. John Schroder,...
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PLAQUEMINE, La. (AP) - The closing of North Iberville High School in 2009 was a bitter pill for parents and community leaders who sued the Iberville Parish School District in an unsuccessful attempt...
2015/06/15 03:39
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Despite huge state budget problems, public schools emerged with modest gains from the 2015 Louisiana Legislature, including a $36 million hike in state aid approved on the final day of the...
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