[StBernard] Louisiana school systems apply for $120 million in federal government grants
westley at da-parish.com
Thu Oct 10 09:33:41 EDT 2013
approximately $4 million a year for computers, teacher training, and LSU
psychiatry graduate students
which test will be online next year? is that end of course testing (that
replaced the GEE)?
In St. Bernard, administrators hope for around $16 million over 4
teacher training and to put more computers in classrooms, said
Superintendent Beverly Lawrason. The computers are needed for new
tests that go into effect next year, but also would give students
opportunities to conduct research independently.
Additionally, the district would improve mentorship opportunities
struggling eighth-graders and strengthen its partnership with
State University to bring more psychiatry graduate students into the
"It's pretty straightforward -- nothing real big, razzle-dazzle,"
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