The South Louisiana Coalition (SLCE) for Education host candidate forum at Lee High School. SLCE was formed in 2015 by a group of community educators in Baton Rouge, LA. The members are from the following parishes: East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Point Coupee, Ascension, St. Helena, Avoyelles, and Iberville.
SLCE mission is to organize teachers, students, families, and community stakeholders, build community power, and ensure that students remain at the center of educational policy decisions across Louisiana.
Earlier this year the seat for District 7 was left vacant due to Barbara Freiberg, former school board president, winning a seat on the East Baton Rouge Metro Council.
The candidates are Brian Adams, Dr. Belinda, and Mike Gaudet.
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