State representatives send letter to Louisiana education, sports leaders calling for return to school



BATON ROUGE, La. (WDSU) — State representatives sent a letter to Louisiana Education and Sports leaders asking for students and athletes to return to the classroom this upcoming school year.

The letter comes from Speaker of the House Clay Schenayder and Chalmette-based Rep. Ray Garofalo Jr., who chairs the House Committee on Education.

The letter sent Wednesday strongly urges the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, the Louisiana Department of Education and Louisiana High School Athletic Association to work toward a safe return.

Read the full letter here.

By: WDSU Digital Team

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