Louisiana schools

June 11, 2014

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Small victory for Louisiana colleges this session; Louisiana’s jobs future bright; Opinion: New Orleans charter schools a failure; State workforce shrinks by 8,000; Louisiana schools rank poorly for safety; From the department of self promotion; Consumer Financial Protection Bureau holds New Orleans field hearing tomorrow. $700 million — The amount of state support cut from higher education since 2008. (Source: The Associated Press)
January 9, 2014

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

Gov. Bobby Jindal opposes raises for low-income workers; A War on Poverty, or War on the Poor?; State treasurer reveals his plan to fund higher education; Judge strikes down teacher tenure law for a second time; Louisiana lags nation in test scores, Education Week study finds; and Only four Louisiana colleges listed in online degree rankings. $5.28 billion – The amount Louisiana spent on consulting contracts in 2012 (Source: State Treasurer John Kennedy)