- Common Core testing contracts steered to closed-door review Updated: May-01-15 1:31 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration is scrutinizing the education department's testing contract plans, giving them a closed-door review Friday as the two sides remain in a dispute over the Common Core standards.
- Appeals panel reduces penalty against Circle Sport Racing Updated: Apr-14-15 10:00 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - An appeals panel has reduced the penalty levied against Circle Sport Racing car owner Joe Falk and crew chief Slugger Labbe.
- 3 in 5 Terrebonne graduates choosing workforce over college Updated: Apr-12-15 11:07 am
HOUMA, Louisiana - While Louisiana's college attendance rate edged up a percentage point, the rate fell three points in Terrebonne Parish.
- Education leader says Jindal budget guts student testing Updated: Apr-07-15 5:01 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana's education superintendent asked lawmakers Tuesday to add money to his budget for standardized testing next year, saying Gov. Bobby Jindal's proposal would wreck the state's ability to measure student performance.