Louisiana is currently only 1 of 8 states that still requires standardized tests for graduation. BESE says this makes our education system outdated and needs revision when it comes to graduating students.
Northwestern State University’s Department of Biology and Microbiology and the campus chapter of the American Society of Microbiology presented a donation of $2,000 to the Dr. Jerry Allen Memorial Scholarship.
The LSUA Professional Aviation Program’s flight simulator is officially up and running at their off-campus classroom at Alexandria International Airport (AEX), a place that is integral to their education.
In a first-of-its-kind event, the Rapides Parish School Board is piloting a workforce development program that connects local businesses and industry partners with Peabody Magnet High School students in their junior year.
The Vernon Parish School Board, CapturePoint Solutions, LLC and the United Association of Union Plumbers and Pipefitters are partnering to offer a unique career and technical education pathway for high school students.