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May 16, 2018 - 7:58 am
(WWL.com) -- Public School teachers are speaking out about having to pay for school supplies for their students. A report from the National Center of Education Statistics finds that teachers are spending about $480 a year from their own pockets on notebooks, pens, and other supplies without...
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April 09, 2018 - 9:14 pm
(WWL.com) -- Lawmakers approve legislation to allow students to have a bulletproof backpack at school. West Monroe Senator Mike Walsworth says parents are looking at ways to make sure their children can protect themselves, if a shooter enters the school. He says this is one option. “You can do it...
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March 27, 2018 - 9:05 am
(AP) - A Louisiana public school teacher accused of banging a 6-year-old's head against a brick wall multiple times and throwing the boy in the air has been arrested. News outlets report 48-year-old Gregory Bonvillian, a teacher at Park Forest Elementary School in Baton Rouge, was charged with...
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Lauren Hoffman
December 08, 2017 - 10:58 am
If your child's favorite thing to do is dress up in their Batman costume, you're in luck.
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Chris Miller
December 07, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Some schools in the area are announcing they will be closed Friday, December 8, in anticipation of the wintry weather. The following schools will be closed Friday: St. Tammany Parish Public Schools Catholic schools in St. Tammany Parish Tangipahoa Parish Public Schools St. James Parish Public...
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Lauren Hoffman
September 12, 2017 - 11:04 am
Amiah Van Hill of Idaho spent her summer helping others. At just 6-years-old, she saved up her earnings from selling lemonade to eventually donate it to pay off her classmates lunch debt. According to Inside Edition , the second-grader was inspired to start "Lemonade 4 Lunch," after realizing...
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