Our children will always be my top priority, which is why I created the Louisiana Early Childhood Education Fund to help close the early learning gap in our community. Let's stay committed to giving our children the best start possible.Read More
Talking New Orleans public education with Democrats For Education Reform Louisiana.Read More
Yesterday in the House Education Committee, we discussed what to do when faced with a future in which TOPS isn’t fully funded.Read More
“‘I can tell you another thing about those states,’ Leger said, ‘They spend more money on higher education than we do.’
‘I wonder what their outcomes are?’ Stokes asked.
‘Also better,’ Leger replied.”
“‘At some point you begin to question what is it really worth if all you’re getting is a scholarship to a college that’s so terribly underfunded,’ Leger said, ruefully. ‘It comes down to, when are we going to prioritize investing in the thing that moves the economy the most – having an educated workforce.’”Read More