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Government Schools Pinched by Obamacare Statewide

Federal law forcing schools to scramble for substitutes

Part-timers, substitutes seeing hours cut
By will Sentell

Louisiana public school superintendents are having to scramble for substitute teachers or offer costly health insurance to part-time workers because of the Affordable Care Act.

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Obamacare Chickens Roost In East Baton Rouge Schools

Efforts to avoid Obamacare penalties said to be causing ‘havoc’ at East Baton Rouge public schools

by Charles Lussier

Substitute teachers in East Baton Rouge Parish public schools can’t work more than 29 hours a week these days as part of an effort to avoid having to pay federal penalties, starting in 2015, for not providing health insurance to employees who work more than 30 hours a week.

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Lincoln Schools Construction Projects Get the Money

Despite an insurance money pinch for part-time personnel, and a roughly 10% reduction in personnel over the past few years, the Lincoln Parish School District appears to have ample money for numerous construction projects for the foreseeable future. 114 more words

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Two Lincoln School Board Incumbents Defeated

District 2 – David Ferguson, 62%, Eddie Jones (incumbent), 38%.
District 1 – Susan Wiley, 59%, Mattie Harrison (incumbent), 31%.

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Lincoln Parish School Board Tuesday

The Lincoln Parish School Board (LPSB) will meet Tuesday, November 4, 6:00 PM, Central Office, 410 South Farmerville Street.

Here is the agenda.

Among the reports to be reviewed are…

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Grambling May Shutter Lab Schools

Grambling leader outlines plan to address deficit

BY Elizabeth Crisp

Facing a more than $3 million deficit, Grambling University plans to increase faculty teaching loads while requiring furloughs, provide incentives for 15 faculty members to retire, and possibly even shutter the Grambling Laboratory Schools.

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