COVID-19 Education: How are Louisiana’s K-12 educators?

COVID Education crisis has been discussed worldwide, this three-part series presents the stories of Louisiana Black educators’ experiences during six waves of COVID in three years.

Annual summit prompts 8th graders to ‘Change the station, change the world’

OPELOUSAS—”It’s Back-to-School Summit time again, and we expect this year to be one of the best ones yet,” said Edna Lastrapes, assistant area agent for the Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center. This year, the summits’ message “Knowledge is Power: Change the World,” will encourage nearly 2,300 eighth graders to change their clothes, change … Continue reading