Following a recent meeting with the regional directors of the Governor’s Office of Rural Development, Gov. John Bel Edwards is encouraging rural communities to reach out to the Office for help taking advantage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and Justice40 initiative. Read more about it:
The Louisiana Department of Education released its Fall 2022 Reading Report today which shows how public school students in grades K-3 scored on a literacy screener given during the first 30 days of the current school year. Students in grades 1-3 grow for the second consecutive year, and kindergarten scores dip.