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Mother and Son Overcome Obstacles to Earn Ph.Ds at Same Ceremony

Like mother, like son.

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Lafayette’s Common Core Spokesperson Addresses Local Concerns

Amy Deslattes, instructional strategist at Lafayette High School and Lafayette Parish's common core spokesperson, spoke with KPEL's Nathan Pike last night to address concerns about the new education standards.

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Reminder: No Schools For Students In Lafayette Parish Friday

The central office will remain open for business, school system officials say.

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Eaton Park Elementary Worksheet
This worksheet distributed to fourth-graders at Abbeville's Eaton Park Elementary has raised controversy because of its use of urban slang.
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Summary Of Vermilion Parish School Board’s Meeting About Inappropriate Material

Remember this story from earlier this week about the Vermilion Parish parent who was upset about the subject matter included in a worksheet her 9 year-old brought home?  Well, there was a school board meeting last night, and they discussed the topic...

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Eaton Park Elementary Worksheet
This worksheet distributed to fourth-graders at Abbeville's Eaton Park Elementary has raised controversy because of its use of urban slang.
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Vermilion Parish Fourth-Grade Worksheet Using Urban Slang Raises Concern

A fourth-grade worksheet in Vermilion Parish that utilizes urban slang is under fire after an Eaton Park Elementary parent came forward with concerns.

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Community Cash For Schools Providing Millions Of Dollars To Educating Schoolchildren

For 25 years, the Community Cash for Schools program has provided well over $4 million to local public and private schools and they're giving you the chance to help them continue to invest in our children's education. And they also want to give you a chance to win one of three Mercedez-Benz C250 sedans.

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College Freshman Sinks Dramatic Half-Court Shot to Win Free Tuition [VIDEO]

Markus Burden is having more fun at college than he ever could have swished for.

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School Bus (Flickr User herval)
School Bus (Flickr User herval)
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Lafayette Parish School Expansion Plans On The Table

The bidding for the Green T. Lindon project could go out in the next two to four weeks, as more space is needed for the school.

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Are You Smarter Than An Eighth-Grader From 1912?

Last night, while surfing the internet, I came across the Bullitt County, Kentucky, eighth-grade examination, dated 1912.  I would fail.  Miserably.

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Project Lead the Way
Project Lead the Way
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Science Education Gets A Gift And A Lift In Lafayette Thanks To Chevron And Project Lead The Way

This grant will provide $35,000 for year one, and $15,000 for year two; both of which may be used for equipment and professional development.

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School Bus (Flickr User herval)
School Bus (Flickr User herval)
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Lafayette Parish School Bus Information Is Available Here

Lafayette Parish has 289 buses that operate more than 700 routes, and they transport 17,000 students every school day.

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A Prayer for Your Child’s Teacher

"Pray for the teacher as she needs to be refreshed and healthy; her summer may’ve included loss, grief, disappointment, or trial."

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