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Supt. of Education John White Interview (2018)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-08-10

Duration: 00:05:31

Subjects: White, John | Education | United States. Every Student Succeeds Act | Educational tests and measurements


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Spires, Kelly Producer
  • Crews, Keith Photographer
  • White, John Interviewee


This segment from the August 10, 2018, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kelly Spires’ interview with Louisiana Superintendent of Education John White. He discusses: the approval of Louisiana’s plan to comply with the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA); the LEAP test results; the upcoming changes to the reading portion of the state’s standardized tests; and encouraging high school students to complete financial aid forms for college. Host: Andre Moreau