Minden Press-Herald

Sep 23rd

Second chance for kids

Summer program focuses on LEAP remediation

Through the Webster Parish LEAP Summer Remediation Program, students who struggled to pass the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program test can receive remediation and a second chance to pass the test.

"Traditionally, the State Department of Education provided funding to conduct LEAP Summer Remediation classes and for retesting students," said Connie Busby, Webster Parish School Board Elementary Supervisor. "However, last summer state funding for this program was cut completely, yet the remediation program is mandated by BESE (State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education)."

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