Ronnie Morris

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Ronnie Morris

Running for:
Jurisdiction:
Political Party Republican
225-235-8280
1455 Saint Albans Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70810

SURVEY RESPONSES

Ranked Statements
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Charter schools and schools accepting vouchers should be held to the same performance standards as public schools in established school districts.
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BESE should be able to overrule a local or parish school board in awarding charters to new schools that have been turned down previously.
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Charter schools and schools accepting vouchers should be required to serve special-needs students in the same proportion as public schools in the district.
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Comprehensive, age-appropriate sex education should be offered in all schools under BESE jurisdiction, on an individual student opt-out basis.
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Science classes should be grounded in evidence-based science, including comprehensive, age-appropriate instruction about the current scientific consensus on the threats posed by climate change and actions to address that problem.
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BESE board members should propose and advocate at the legislature for full and adequate funding of public school textbooks and class materials, including for science labs, foreign language programs, and arts and music programs
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BESE board members should advocate at the legislature for full and adequate funding of public schools to restore infrastructure in crumbling schools and to provide competitive compensation for school teachers and other school staff.
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Short-answer Questions
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What do you consider the three greatest problems facing our state educational system at the elementary and secondary school level, and why?

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What portion of the costs of public schools should be provided by state government and what portion should be the responsibility of local taxpayers?

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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released a call to action addressing racism and its health impacts on children and teens. What role should BESE play in implementing the recommendations of the AAP?

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Superintendent John White has been in a month-to-month contract after his contract expired. What would you like to see done with his contract and why?

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