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As superintendent of education for the state of Louisiana, John White is charged with improving education and education performance ratings for 700,000 students and 50,000 teachers How Much: $25 in advance I $35 at the door I $10 students, teachers and Vail Valley Young Professional Members VAIL - Continuing to bring hard-hitting topics on ... (more)
Louisiana is among a handful of states that showed an increase in its number of troubled bridges in recent years, but officials of the state Department of Transportation and Development decline to say where they are located.
The Common Core standards were not on the formal agenda during a three-day meeting of the National Governors Association that ended Sunday, relegated to hallway discussions and closed-door meetings among governors and their staffs.
They cite concern about the federal government's role in the classroom. The educational standards were not on the formal agenda during a three-day meeting of the National Governors Association in Nashville, but were discussed along the sidelines of the meeting.
Imagine George Clooney starring in a major motion picture as former Gov. Edwin Edwards.
When they talk about their own ambitions, though, deception pretty much comes with the territory and no one seems to mind.
The White House is 600 miles away - and the election to occupy it more than two years out - but presidential intrigue was as prevalent here this weekend as barbecue and Tennessee twang.
The percentage of Louisiana high school students graduating within four years increased for the third year in a row in 2013, the state Department of Education reports.
Trung T. Le, the sole named suspect in last month's Bourbon Street mass shooting, was back in New Orleans on Saturday after the top officials of Louisiana and Mississippi signed extradition warrants ordering his return.
The state of Mississippi has agreed to extradite a suspect in the gunfight that killed one person and injured nine others last month in the French Quarter of New Orleans.
Connecticut is taking the first steps toward changing how elementary, middle and high school students learn social studies, tying lessons more closely to critical thinking about government and the economy.
A new Zogby Analytics poll of likely Republican primary voters in 2016 shows Rand Paul starting to build a lead over better known - and more establishment - GOP figures.
For those dismissing the possibility of the two-time presidential candidate launching another bid -- and they may be wise to do so -- a recent poll at least shows the former GOP nominee still has a loyal following in parts of the country.
Gov. Bobby Jindal took action Friday to curb the unintended consequences of a law that boosted the amount of borrowing the state can do before hitting its debt ceiling.
Gov. Bobby Jindal signed a governor's warrant Friday, starting the extradition process for Bourbon Street shooting suspect, 20-year-old Trung Le.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers the keynote address during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event in Washington.
Updated: Mon Jul 14, 2014 01:09 am
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