Louisiana

SC3 works with the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) to improve educational outcomes for around 696,000 K-12 students in nearly 140 districts and over 1400 schools in the state. This state portal contains highlighted project stories, selected state initiatives, state data sources, state coordinating council (SCC) members, projects and services, and news items tailored specifically for Louisiana.

State Highlights

Selected State Initiatives

College and Career Readiness

This LDE website provides Louisiana educators resources supporting college and career readiness.

ESEA Flexibility Waiver

This LDE website provides Louisiana educators information on its ESEA flexibility waiver.

Evaluating and Supporting Effective Teachers and Leaders

This LDE website provides Louisiana teachers with information on its teacher evaluation system known as Compass.

School Turnaround

This LDE website provides Louisiana educators with information about its school turn around initiatives.

State Coordinating Council

SC3 works with LDOE on projects and services defined in cooperation with the SC3 Louisiana SCC. The Council works to identify Louisiana's priorities and changing educational needs. LDOE leadership meets regularly with SC3 staff members, partners, and collaborators to maintain the flow of communication and plan technical assistance services.

  • Mr. Erin Bendily, Louisiana Department of Education, Assistant Superintendent
  • Mr. Bernell Cook, Louisiana Department of Education, Director
  • Ms Jill Cowart, Louisiana Department of Education, Math and Science Manager
  • Ms Bridget Devlin, Louisiana Department of Education, Chief of Staff
  • Mr. John Hanley, Louisiana Department of Education, Grants Manager
  • Ms Rebecca Kockler, Louisiana Department of Education, Assistant Superintendent
  • Mr. Stephen Osborn, Louisiana Department of Education, Assistant Superintendent of Student Programs
  • Ms Kristi-Jo Preston, Louisiana Department of Education, Education Program Consultant
  • Ms Kartina Roberts, Louisiana Department of Education, Chief of Staff
  • Dr. Jill Slack, Louisiana Department of Education, Literacy Director
  • Ms Julie Stephenson, Louisiana Department of Education, Executive Director of Educator Preparation
  • Ms Sara Strickland, Louisiana Department of Education, Director of Educator Preparation Policy
  • Ms Jamie Wong, Louisiana Department of Education, Policy Advisor

Projects & Services

The Services & Projects for Louisiana will be updated soon.

News in Focus

Louisiana Highlighted Project - E-Rate Program December 15, 2015

SC3 has provided technical assistance to the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) and the Louisiana Division of Administration (LDOA) Office of Technology Services in support of E-Rate implementation.