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One Thousand Louisiana Kindergarten Students Suspended

Over 1,000 Louisiana kindergarten students were suspended last year. An educational advisory council hopes to create a way to help students behave better and to help teachers maintain control of their classes.

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Spelling And Grammar No Longer Necessary?

With advances in technology are spelling and grammar still subjects that need to be taught in our schools?

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How to Help a Louisiana Teacher Recover from the Floods

Want to help a Louisiana teacher recover from the floods? Here's how.

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5 Things Your Kid’s Principal Probably Won’t Tell You

Here is an honest appraisal of what educators and administrators don't always speak openly about. As a parent you need to understand how this information can make all the difference in your child's educational experience.

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House Committee Approves School Choice Bill

Should parents have the right to have their child educated at any school in their school district? The House Education Committee appears to be in support of that idea.

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Standardized Testing Underway Across The State

Many Louisiana students are participating in standardized testing this week. What's different about this year's test? We'll explain.

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Cursive Writing Bill Advances Through Louisiana Senate Committee

The lost art of cursive writing will not be lost in Louisiana if one lawmaker has her way.

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Edwards Touts Higher Minimum Wage, Education Reform, Medicare Expansion In Opening Remarks To Legislators

Governor John Bel Edwards addressed the regular session of the Louisiana Legislature yesterday. Besides the budget gap and TOPS, there are some other issues the Governor would like to see legislators tackle.

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BESE Board Approves Changes To Replace Some Common Core Curriculum

The state's BESE Board has approved changes that will slowly start to remove the Common Core policy from state's education curriculum.

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House Committee Approves Budget Cuts To Education

The House Appropriations committee has suggested budget cuts that would affect funding for public schools. The cuts were even deeper than what the Governor wanted.

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