Texas Education Agency officials Tuesday reported “completely unacceptable” technical issues with the state’s standardized testing online platform, putting even greater scrutiny on legislators’ push to make nearly all students take the exams on computers in the coming years. In a statement, TEA leaders said their testing vendor, Educational Testing Services, […]

Louisiana health officials on Monday reported a fourth death from a rare, coronavirus-related inflammatory condition. The deaths were among Louisiana youth aged 2 to 19, with underlying medical conditions reported in two of the four deaths. While younger populations tend to fare better with coronavirus infections, some pediatric patients develop […]