logo-cropped

Court blocks Jindal on Common Core

  // Monday, 18 August 2014 15:09 //

A Louisiana judge on Tuesday swatted down Gov. Bobby Jindal’s attempt to use his executive authority to repeal the Common Core in his state.

Jindal is trying to unilaterally scrap the new academic standards and a related series of exams — a move that’s put him at odds with business leaders, the state superintendent, members of the board of education and many Republican legislators in Louisiana.

Continue Reading
Text Size
  • -
  • +
  • reset

In a blistering five-page ruling, District Judge Todd W. Hernandez of Baton Rouge ruled that Jindal’s plan would cause “irreparable harm” to students, teachers and parents who have been preparing for the new standards for years. He also dismissed the administration’s argument that the state education department violated procurement law in the way it planned to deliver the Common Core tests to students.

Original Source

Media Sources

Metairie, Louisiana

Website: www.bayoubuzz.com Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bayoubuzz Great Links

advertise2

 

Lists of videos Youtube JM

Bayoubuzz-WGSO Radio Webcast Hangouts
Louisiana legislature
Videos of Louisiana legislative session 2014, from Bayoubuzz.com http://www.bayoubuzz.com and from other sources in Louisiana
Marc Morial
New Orleans business & economy
Videos related to New Orleans business, technology, economic development.and Super Bowl.

INglide

Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world's leading questionnaire tool.

Featured Article

Share Bayoubuzz

Powered By JFBConnect