What's the history of the common core and PARCC tests in Louisiana, and when did things start to get complicated?
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August 11, 2014
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August 07, 2014
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal argued that the state's use of testing from a federally funded consortium would amount to illegal control over curriculum by Washington.
August 05, 2014
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July 29, 2014
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July 29, 2014
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July 22, 2014
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July 21, 2014
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July 18, 2014
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