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Louisiana schools show little interest in free internet plan
but only 11 of the state's 69 districts signed up by last week's deadline. It's reported that Commissioner of Higher Education Joseph Rallo says that level of interest is "far below the critical mass needed to proceed with the initiative.'' So
3-23 6pm Deuce & Deke: on the NCAA basketball tournament
Deuce and Deke break down the Sweet 16 with UNO basketball coach Mark Slessinger.
think. Help facilitate and move get kids and get opportunities to get higher education degrees and get scholarships. And then there's some there's some that that that don't to have that same mission there's some that
Mississippi House retreats from Confederate flag mandate
committee chairman pledged to kill the bill by not bringing it up for a vote. Shirley tried to attach the proposal to two higher - education budget bills on Monday, but the House narrowly rejected that effort. All eight of Mississippi's public universities
Criminal justice overhaul for Louisiana?
years and go right back in to the same problems,'' said Leger, adding, "we need to make the investments we want in higher education , tops and health care and other things to make our state a better place." The full report comes out in ten days and
Analysis: Budget-cutting in Louisiana hampered by limits
roadwork. The money can't just be reshuffled according to a state's wishes. It can't be used to fill holes in the TOPS college tuition program, for example. Of the remaining $16 billion in the spending recommendations, 40 percent is earmarked in state
Louisiana dead last in report on 'Best States'
we ranked 42nd for transportation. Cook says education was also a big category, and there we came in at number 46. " Higher education , Louisiana ranks 36th in that...and also, pre-K through 12 education where Louisiana ranks 44." Louisiana's
Board of Regents tables proposal to raise credit hour requirement for TOPS
TOPS students and instead tabled the idea for more study. Higher Education Commissioner Joe Rallo supports the board’s decision to hold off on upping ..... our control, but they’re important when it comes to higher education ,” Rallo said. The change would not require legislative