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2015/03/26 15:00
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East Ascension’s student of year a finalist for state honor East Ascension High School’s 2014-15 student of the year Parker Vige is named among one of eighteen finalists in the Louisiana Department...
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2015/03/26 02:39
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Warren Drake, the favorite to become the next East Baton Rouge Parish schools superintendent, has left a long trail of professional admirers as he has risen through the ranks of public education. “I...
2015/03/25 02:39
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Things seemed off right away at Lagniappe Academies, a Treme elementary school where she had just arrived as a first-year teacher. Her class was made up entirely of the lowest-performing students in...
2015/03/24 01:49
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When the New Orleans Saints have a 7-9 season — as they just did — it's natural that the front office would shake up the team to get better results next year. A truism often misattributed to Albert...
2015/03/21 23:39
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Warren Drake, the favorite to become the next East Baton Rouge Parish schools superintendent, has left a long trail of professional admirers as he has risen through the ranks of public education. “I...
2015/03/20 03:39
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The principal of McKinley Middle Academic Magnet School in Baton Rouge provoked an immediate sit-down with Central Office administrators Tuesday with an end-of-the-day intercom pep talk that some...
2015/03/19 14:41
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It took the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board 45 minutes Wednesday before it unanimously named Warren Drake as the lone finalist for superintendent, meaning he is very likely the next leader of the...
2015/03/18 03:25
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The controversial PARCC test has had many parents and some educators up in arms leading up to testing. KSLA News 12 heard the horror stories about some students crying, wetting their pants, but...
2015/03/17 15:51
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School activists from New Orleans and Chicago have written an article to warn Arkansas legislators and the public about claims of miraculous education results in those cities because of a mass...
2015/03/16 20:21
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PARCC -- the controversial test tied to Common Core state standards -- kicked off this morning in Louisiana schools. Louisiana education officials estimate more than 320,000 third- through...
2015/03/14 02:39
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Ten individuals, including four former superintendents, have applied to become the next superintendent of the East Baton Rouge Parish school system. The deadline to apply was 4:30 p.m. Friday. The...
2015/03/12 03:39
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One of the candidates for the Lafayette Parish schools superintendent job who was a finalist back in 2011 has applied for the job again. St. Mary Parish Superintendent Don Aguillard confirmed that he...
2015/03/09 21:06
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The Louisiana Department of Education needs to strengthen its processes to ensure the annual student count for the Minimum Foundation Program is accurate, according to a performance audit released...
2015/03/07 00:51
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On Wednesday, Rep. John Forgety announced he was foregoing a bill to replace the Common Core State Standards in Tennessee, in part because of a predicted $4 million price tag for the state. In...
2015/03/07 00:41
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The Lafayette Charter Foundation board has approved a $10,000 contribution to help with the defense of a lawsuit that could strip funding from charter schools such as the two it oversees in Lafayette...
2015/03/06 18:10
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Better preparation for new teachers was the issue at hand for a panel of educators from almost every grade level in Louisiana. The group met Friday morning. Louisiana Superintendent of Education John...
2015/03/04 23:39
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The Louisiana Department of Education recommended Wednesday that a charter school in New Orleans called Lagniappe Academies be shut down, having issued a withering report the day before that accused...
2015/03/04 07:39
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Warren Drake, who spent a decade as superintendent of the top-rated Zachary school system, has applied to take the helm of the much larger but much more challenging East Baton Rouge Parish school...
2015/03/03 00:49
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Last week, the four major declared candidates for governor — Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle, Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, state Rep. John Bel Edwards and U.S. Sen. David Vitter — gathered for a...
2015/03/03 00:42
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The flow of state money to 33 charter schools authorized by Louisiana’s education board will continue, a Baton Rouge judge decided Friday, but a teachers’ union and the Iberville Parish school system...
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