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Louisiana work agency to offer residents free online IT classes

by EdScoop Staff

The new "Tech Ready Louisiana" program will give residents free access to classes provided by the online education vendor Coursera.

School bus tracking app helps parents monitor student safety

by Betsy Foresman

Real-time tracking software will soon help parents stay in closer contact with their children coming and going from school in one Louisiana district.

Emergency declared in Louisiana over school cyberattacks

by Benjamin Freed

Three school districts in the state were hacked, leading Gov. John Bel Edwards to issue an emergency declaration.

Louisiana announces state's first cybersecurity education center

by Betsy Foresman

Planning is now underway for a training and education center to be located on the Bossier Parish Community College campus near Shreveport.

Louisiana district illustrates power of E-rate in education

by Richard W. Walker

Without E-rate funds, "we may not be where we are now," said the tech director of a district that recently launched 1:1 and implemented online testing.

EdTech Hero: Kim Nesmith problem-solves student privacy issues in Louisiana

by Emily Tate

Nesmith has shepherded school systems in the state as they navigate "one of the most restrictive student privacy laws in the nation."