The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted 6-4 on July 29 to join a lawsuit against Gov. Bobby Jindal over the governor's to block a common-core-aligned test.
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July 29, 2014
July 22, 2014
Plaintiffs in a lawsuit targeting Gov. Bobby Jindal say the GOP governor is improperly attempting to usurp power by blocking the state's common-core testing contract.
July 21, 2014
The 17 state legislators who are plaintiffs in the legal complaint allege state law regarding public notice wasn't followed by the state school board.
July 18, 2014
A July 17 discussion between Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Superintendent John White failed to break a political and policy disagreement over common-core testing.
July 17, 2014
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert announced July 17 that he wants more information about the common core and for the public to review the standards.
July 14, 2014
Louisiana's school voucher program has grown by 30 percent since it expanded statewide in 2012.
July 10, 2014
Despite recent legal challenges, Louisiana's school voucher program is growing.
July 10, 2014
To break a political logjam, three Louisiana state board members have proposed using a hybrid of the state's current test and PARCC for the 2014-15 school year.
July 02, 2014
The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted 6-3 on July 1 to retain legal counsel and prepare for a possible lawsuit against Gov. Bobby Jindal over the PARCC test.
June 19, 2014
How is the 2016 presidential campaign affecting, and not affecting, support for the common core among Republican governors?