White: Scrapping Common Core tests would spark problems

...dispute, White and Chas Roemer, president of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, say withdrawing from PARCC would require...

New charter schools hold lottery drawings

The school board rejected the applications last year from the charter schools, though the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education...

In defense of Sci Academy and other charter schools: Troy Simon

In defense of Sci Academy and other charter schools: Troy Simon Lately, Sci Academy and other New Orleans public charter schools have been the...

Our Views: Flash point on standards

...says, the states were the leaders in Common Core. Louisiana s Board of Elementary and Secondary Education adopted them in 2010; some local districts...

Charter school gets good report, names Teacher of the Year

Charter school gets good report, names Teacher of the Year The Louisiana Department of Education visited Northshore Charter School in January,