State: Louisiana

Overview

Louisiana
Your Guide to Data and Services for Louisiana

SREB works with Louisiana policymakers, colleges and schools to help them improve education. From this page, find independent, accurate data, reliable best practices and ways to share scarce resources — plus details on how Louisiana uses SREB’s targeted programs and services.

Louisiana Members of the Board

John Bel Edwards, Governor of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, ex officio (2024)
Preston “Cade” Brumley, State Superintendent of Education, Baton Rouge (2023)
Kim Hunter Reed, Commissioner of Higher Education, Baton Rouge (2022)
Monty Sullivan, President, Louisiana Community and Technical College System, Baton Rouge (2024)
Francis C. Thompson, State Representative, Delhi (2021)


(Appointments to the Board are made by the Governor. Terms expire June 30 of the specified year.)

Louisiana Members of the Legislative Advisory Council

Cleo Fields, State Senator, Baton Rouge
Raymond E. Garofalo, State Representative, Chalmette
Albert C. “Buddy” Mincey, State Representative, Denham Springs
Beth Mizell, State Senator, Franklinton 
Francis C. Thompson
, State Representative, Delhi

Publication July 202040 pages

Louisiana: A Turning Point

A Turning Point is the ninth biennial report to SREB states on their progress in meeting SREB’s Challenge to Lead goals for education. The 2020 report  focuses on Charting a Course to 2030 — evaluating how well states are preparing their workforces for the future economy.  Each customized state report documents advancement on both measurable outcomes and state policies. Through effective policy implementation, the goals can help states drive improvements in student achievement, high school graduation, college completion and workforce readiness.

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Publication March 202010 pages

Louisiana
College Affordability Profile

To help policymakers assess and improve college affordability in their states, SREB provides tailored reports on the policies, programs and prices that drive affordability. Each member-state profile details net price at different types of institutions, state financial aid based on need or other factors, student borrowing, and percentage of family income needed to pay for college at different income levels.

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Publication June 201840 pages(18E03-LA)

Louisiana: Looking Closer

Looking Closer is the eighth biennial report to SREB states on their progress in meeting SREB’s Challenge to Lead goals for education. Each customized state report documents progress on both measurable outcomes and state policies. Through effective policy implementation, the goals can help states drive improvements in student achievement, high school graduation, college completion and workforce readiness.

FULL REPORT

DATA GRAPHICS SNAPSHOT

News News Release

Governor Edwards of Louisiana Re-Elected Chair of the Southern Regional Education Board
Chancellor Johnson of Oklahoma is vice chair

LAC officers are Senator Millar of Georgia and Representative Carney of Kentucky

Atlanta, Georgia — June 26, 2018 — Governor John Bel Edwards of Louisiana was re-elected to serve another one-year term as chair of the Southern Regional Education Board. He was re-elected at the organization’s annual meeting in Boca Raton, Florida, on Sunday.