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Common Core Town Hall In Abbeville October 28

There will be a town hall-type Common Core meeting October 28th at 5:30 at Magdaline Place in Abbeville

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800 Attend Common Core Town Hall In Calcasieu Parish

An estimated crowd between 700 and 800 people gathered in the gymnasium at Sam Houston High School Monday night for a town hall meeting to discuss the Common Core state standards.

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State Auditor Releases Nonpartisan Brief On Common Core

The 30-page report describes development of the standards, gives a sample of the changed teaching and outlines other states' use of Common Core.

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Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Jindal To Spend $275,000 In Public Funds On Common Core Lawsuit

A Jindal spokesperson says outside counsel is needed when the individual has special expertise in certain areas of the law.

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Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Governor Jindal Suing Feds Over Common Core

Governor Bobby Jindal says that violates the state sovereignty clause in the Constitution and federal laws that prohibit national control of education content.

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Judge Lifts Suspension Of Common Core Test Contracts

An attorney for the plaintiffs says three of them took the stand to testify about their concerns for their children and the state.

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Gov. Bobby Jindal, Photo by KPEL
Gov. Bobby Jindal, Photo by KPEL
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Jindal Administration: Common Core Crumbling Around The Nation

The Jindal administration is on the offensive after a state judge reversed Gov. Bobby Jindal's earlier executive order to suspend the Department of Education's contract with the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers.

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Discipline As Big A Problem As ‘Common Core’ [OPINION]

It was understood that if you got in trouble at school it would be worse when you got home.

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Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Common Core Dispute Heads To Court Next Week

Jindal's lawyers say the plaintiffs don't have the legal standing to file the lawsuit.

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BESE President Chas Roemer, KEEL
BESE President Chas Roemer, KEEL
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BESE Votes To join Lawsuit Challenging Jindal

Louisiana's state school board is joining a lawsuit against Gov. Bobby Jindal, accusing the governor of illegally meddling in education policy in his efforts to block use of the Common Core education standards.

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Moon Griffon Talks Common Core

In his latest 'A Moment With Moon' segment on KNOE TV 8, radio host Moon Griffon shares some thoughts on Common Core and education reform.

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Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Lawmakers, Teachers File Suits Over Common Core Standards

One suit claims the governor violated his legal authority by using executive orders and contract suspensions to keep schools from using Common Core. The other questions BESE.

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