Early education, teacher benefits at risk

By D.B. Narveson

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana Department of Education said it would be cutting funds for early education programs, particularly in private schools, and teacher benefits during summer training programs if they lose the $4 million in reductions in the governor’s budget.

Those areas were selected for reduction, said White, because they could be reduced by not losing seats in pre-school and the training programs.

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