High school students will not take the common-core-aligned exam in 2015, state Superintendent John White announced, under a plan giving Louisiana schools a decade to meet score expectations.
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November 21, 2013
November 20, 2013
Amid heated political rhetoric from Gov. Bobby Jindal, Louisiana and the Justice Department head to federal court Friday over the state's private school voucher program.
October 31, 2013
A real life example of the challenges of evaluating charter schools that serve alternative populations is playing out in Louisiana.
October 03, 2013
An analysis by Education Next researchers found that Louisiana's voucher program actually improved racial integration there.
October 01, 2013
In a speech at the American Enterprise Institute, Louisiana Superintendent John White urged self-described education reformers to change the narrative surrounding their work and to focus on fixing K-12's "plumbing."
September 25, 2013
Catch up with the latest developments in school choice news in Atlanta, Washington, Mississippi, and Louisiana.
September 19, 2013
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal calls the Obama administration's legal intervention over the state's private school voucher program "cynical, immoral, and hypocritical."
September 17, 2013
Some very big-name House Republicans are not very happy with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and his handling of the Louisiana voucher court case.
September 10, 2013
In New York City, charters can no longer reserve seats for at-risk students, and in Louisiana, Gov. Jindal vows to fight against a lawsuit to stop vouchers in certain districts.
August 27, 2013
Wisconsin leaders are the latest to consider the governance model.