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  • EU's most widely use language, English, endangered by Brexit

    June 28, 2016 2:02 PM

    BRUSSELS - Of all the myriad challenges facing the European Union with the pending departure of Britain, one unlikely issue that needs to be resolved is the fact that English would no longer be an official language. The EU has 24 official and working languages,... more »
  • Common Core revisions OKd by state education board

    March 4, 2016 6:38 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- Louisiana's education board has approved Louisiana-specific revisions to the multi-state Common Core standards for math and English. Friday's 10-1 vote in Baton Rouge by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education approves changes adopted last month in New Orleans by an advisory panel. That panel was assembled... more »
  • New Orleans police building bilingual team

    February 24, 2016 4:54 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- New Orleans police are creating a team of bilingual officers to improve communication with communities whose English is limited. Superintendent Michael Harrison says the team will help officers work safely and effectively, and will build trust among people who speak other languages. The Civil Service Department and a... more »
  • Cool Schools: CHANGE at Donaldsonville High Play Video

    February 24, 2015 7:22 AM

    DONALDSONVILLE - If you watched the Oscars Sunday night, you noticed plenty of political messages, including discrimination, bullying and violence. That same conversation is taking place everyday in an English class at Donaldsonville High School in Ascension Parish. "CHANGE" is an acronym symbolic of Donaldsonville High students. It stands... more »
  • Cool Schools: Dutchtown High School Play Video

    February 10, 2015 7:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An English and creative writing teacher in Ascension Parish is being celebrated by her peers and students. Tamara Empson was named Teacher of the Year at Dutchtown High School. "She is just so positive is someone you want to work with, you want to work around... more »

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