Contact Us
Education

Education

College students in class
iStockphoto
[

Louisiana Board Of Regents Looking For New Commissioner Of Higher Education

As former Higher Education Commissioner Jim Purcell moves on, so is the Louisiana Board of Regents, who are now searching for the 8th Commissioner for Higher Education.

Read More|Comment

Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Scott Olson/Getty Images
[

Jindal Rejects Bill To Stall Common Core Effects

Jindal cited "widespread opposition" from Common Core supporters and opponents in his veto message.

Read More|Comment

Michael Smith, Getty Images
Michael Smith, Getty Images
[

Teachers Say Schools, Students Aren’t Tech-Ready For PARCC

Teachers also say their students don't have the technical skills to take the online tests.

Read More|Comment

KPEL
KPEL
[

Lafayette School Board Discusses Goals For Coming School Year

The board will vote on whether to adopt tonight's proposals at its regular meeting June 16.

Read More|Comment

KPEL
KPEL
[

No Headway Yet In Covering Lafayette Schools’ $20 Million Shortfall

The Lafayette Parish School Board isn't yet tapping into its reserve funds to cover the shortage.

Read More|Comment

KPEL
KPEL
[

Lafayette Board Won’t Disclose Information About Cooper Investigation

Cooper distributed a letter Wednesday waiving his right to privacy in the matter.

Read More|Comment

Test Quiz
[

LEAP Scores Released As PARCC Remains In Limbo

This could be the last time students take the LEAP, as the Common Core-aligned PARCC tests are set to be administered next year.

Read More|Comment

KPEL
KPEL
[

Attorney General Approves Lafayette Superintendent Investigation

Board members Mark Cockerham, Kermit Bouillion and Shelton Cobb specifically asked for detailed explanations about why the investigation is moving forward.

Read More|Comment

graduates (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)
graduates (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)
[

Graduation For 1,615 UL Students Held Today

Matthew Ross Hartley who was named UL's outstanding graduate.

Read More|Comment

Ballot Box
[

Senate Committee Approves Moving School Board Election Years

Rep. Nancy Landry, R-Lafayette, said her bill would increase voter turnout when electing the school district’s governing body.

Read More|Comment

School Bus, KPEL photo
[

New Policies For Bus Drivers After Student Left Behind

The bus driver involved in the incident had stopped at a store to run a personal errand.

Read More|Comment

KPEL
KPEL
[

Lafayette Board Hires New Attorney In Superintendent Investigation

Board attorney Robert Hammonds said it will be the special counsel's job to find evidence against Pat Cooper that could lead to charges.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kpel965.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!