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Gov. Edwards proclamation changes some TOPS eligibility requirements
Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed a proclamation to make changes to the eligibility requirements for TOPS.
Next steps for La. seniors amid coronavirus closures
SCHOOLS: Closures, schedule changes due to spread of coronavirus
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with 22 days of Earth Day challenges
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the Earth Day Network is launching 22 days of Earth Day with daily challenges.
Published April 2, 2020 at 1:08 PM
Get creative! LSU Museum of Art goes online
With everything going on due to COVID-19, the LSU Museum of Art is offering for you to get creative at home!
Published April 2, 2020 at 1:07 PM
Studyville hopes to ease home-based learning challenge with online tutoring
Despite the closure of schools around Baton Rouge and surrounding areas, and the challenges that parents and students now face due to COVID-19, Studyville a new Baton Rouge business is offering live online tutoring.
Published April 2, 2020 at 9:13 AM
Teacher learns new tricks to help keep kids active during coronavirus
Patrick Foy is a physical education teacher in Baton Rouge and he's learned a few new tricks to try and help kids during the crisis.
Published April 1, 2020 at 9:21 AM
Music teacher creates virtual song with students at time when a ‘Little Light’ is needed
The East Baton Rouge Parish School System shared a project by a music teacher at the Baton Rouge Center for Visual and Performing Arts to try to help lift spirits during the COVID-19 emergency.
Published March 27, 2020 at 9:31 AM
BR toy company, businesses team up to help keep kids busy
A Baton Rouge toy company has partnered with Capital City businesses to help families stay busy at home during the coronavirus pandemic.
Published March 27, 2020 at 8:46 AM
LSU Veterinary School helps to create COVID-19 test kits
Animal encounters - Bluebonnet Swamp: Gopher tortoise
Next steps for high school seniors in La.
Cap's Corner: Interview with a Hurricane Specialist Wednesday, April 1
Animal encounters - Bluebonnet Swamp: Corn snake
Animal encounters - Bluebonnet Swamp: American Alligators
Take a free virtual 3D tour of this World War II destroyer and help keep it afloat with donations
Museum officials say the tour is especially of interest to history buffs and World War II enthusiasts, and serves as a great way for teachers to organize digital “field trips.”
Published March 26, 2020 at 1:28 PM
Drive-thru homework packets now available in EBR
School officials are offering at-home educational materials for parents to pick up.
Published March 25, 2020 at 10:10 AM
Cap’s Corner Worksheets
Meteorologist Dr. Steve Caparotta is giving weather lessons. Click here for the worksheets.
Published March 20, 2020 at 3:30 PM
Weather lessons for kids with WAFB Meteorologist Dr. Steve Caparotta
WAFB Meteorologist Dr. Steve Caparotta has a weather lesson for children stuck inside during the coronavirus pandemic.
Published March 20, 2020 at 12:18 PM
RESOURCE CENTER: Helpful tips for home learning
A resource center of educational opportunities for your kids so they don’t rot their brains while protecting their bodies from COVID-19.
Published March 19, 2020 at 12:43 PM
Schools shuttered by coronavirus; students forced to seek alternatives to keep from falling behind
Lenora Neyland and her sister, Millie Myers, spend their days isolated from friends inside their parents’ Baton Rouge home.
Published March 18, 2020 at 5:19 PM
LSU moving to online classes amid spread of coronavirus
LSU has made the decision to move to online classes due to the spread of COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus.
Rachael Thomas and
Transportation head Wilson now ’100 percent’ recovered from COVID-19
Ray P. Authement, former ULL president and longest-serving public university president in nation’s history, dies
WATCH LIVE: Latest news conference on COVID-19
FIRST ALERT FORECAST: High pressure in control to start the workweek
Lake Urgent Care/Lake After Hours set to offer new rapid COVID-19 test
Exonerated after over three decades, singer Archie Williams will sue