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Stories with person: John White
  • Compromise reached in dispute over Common Core standards 
    Updated: May-13-15 12:52 pm

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - After a year of high-profile feuding over Common Core, legislators have announced a compromise on the education standards and have started advancing it in the Louisiana House.

  • Ethics accusations lodged in Louisiana's Common Core dispute 
    Updated: May-11-15 10:53 am

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - As they fight Louisiana's use of the multistate education standards, Common Core opponents have raised questions about conflicts of interest and ties to organizations they say hold undue influence in Louisiana's public school education policy.