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Think Tank 1110am teacher preparation
Should the feds regulate teacher preparation or state accountability for education? Congress is planning to do just that. This hours guest: Larry Carter - Interim President LFT (Louisiana Federation of Teachers)
no one of the most contentious you know pieces of of their education reform miles from the last administration that people talk about common core. But I have not seen that loophole I'm handles what is
Cassidy and Kennedy vote for DeVos for US Education Secretary
interests. “They’re the ones that have left our children behind. I believe that her support of school choice and education reform is putting our kids ahead of those special interests,” said Duplessis. One of the state’s largest teacher unions has been
Gov. Edwards pushes higher minimum wage, Medicare expansion and education reform
Governor John Bel Edwards spoke in front of lawmakers today as the regular legislative session is now underway. Edwards is moving forward with the expansion of Medicaid, proposing a higher minimum wage, and reforming public education. He says he wants to ensure the working poor have access to ...
How will Gov. Jindal be remembered after his 8 years in office?
be ex-governor had early success in ethics and education. “He’s going to also be known, most importantly for his education reform with charters, instituting a statewide voucher program and changing the way teachers are evaluated.” Cross says Jindal is
In final year, Obama encourages staff to 'stay on offense'
telling piece of the kinds of things we can do next year," said Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo. "We worked very well on education reform , the highway bill, on human trafficking legislation — so there were some significant bipartisan accomplishments that
Jindal touts accomplishments
cut the number of failing schools in half. We’ve got 90,000 jobs coming into this state.” Jindal says he took on education reform during his two terms and believes it will have a lasting impact on our state. “We provided statewide school choice where
Louisiana choosing a new governor in surprisingly close race
misrepresenting a record filled with votes supporting teacher unions and trial lawyers and opposing business interests and education reform efforts. "His campaign is built on a myth that he is some sort of a conservative, that we don't differ on the issues