House Schooling Way Up, PrivateIndependent School Enrollment Down In Louisiana

As enrollment inprivate schools continues tofall in Louisiana– down 11 percent in the previous decade– the state is seeing a sharp increase in the variety of youngsters educated at housein your home. Thats in line with national trends.

The information programs continued growth over the last couple of decades, significant development, stated Indiana University education professor Robert Kunzman. And now, definitely theres a section moving to house education due to the fact that of opposition to the nationwide Common Core academic standards and standardized screening.

In the previous year, Typical Core challengers havecrowded public conferences in Louisiana, with some stating they have actually withdrawn their youngsters from public school. Theres no escape in New Orleans and Baton Rouge area Roman Catholic schools; they, too, have actually adopted the Common Core benchmarks, which specify what students should learn each year in mathematics and English.

That leaves these moms and dads paying tuition at specific non-Catholic privateindependent schools or house education their kids.

Our numbers have doubled because the introduction of Common Core into the schools, said Dianne Moore, who comes from a group for house schoolers in St. Tammany Parish. We are getting new members now throughout the year, instead of mainly at just the beginning or the mid-point which made use of to be the case.

Restaurant 131 Closes; Sugarfuse! To Continue Operations

BRAND-NEW PHILADELPHIAMore than a year before Restaurant 131 restaurant at 131 Bluebell Drive SW abruptly closed Monday, its owner filed for bankruptcy.New Philadelphia Municipal Court records also indicate owner Jason Geissinger of North Canton dealt with eviction from the structure that housed the restaurant.The apartment now is listed for sale at a concealed price by Goodman Real Estate Solutions Group LLC in

Cleveland. Broker Daniel ADVERTISEMENT Clark referred questions seeking remark to the apartmenthomeowner, Radhe, in Lewis Center. The one-floor building was built in 1972. As just recently as Friday, people who went to the dining establishment werent informed that it would be closing.The restaurants Facebook page not

is active, however as recently as Saturday, the page was up and listed Easter Sundays menu.

On Monday, the answering machine at Bistro 131 still specified the restaurant was open daily.Calls to Geissinger were not right away returned Monday.Court records from the Northern District of Ohio bankruptcy court in Canton show that Geissinger filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy

security Jan. 13, 2014. The filing listed overall assets of $268,838 and total liabilities of$644,072. The buildings possessed by Geissinger and his better half, Maggie Mae Geissinger, included their house in North Canton and one-half interest in a building in East Sparta.Stock and interests in bundled companies listed being overall owner of Restaurant 131 Management LLC, however with no cash value. The documents indicate that Geissinger had actually been the owner for five years, opening in December 2010, and listed a gross regular monthly income for him.The case was enclosed June 2014. SUGARFUSE! STILL IN BUSINESS On the other hand, Sugarfuse! bakery will certainly continue to be in operation. Sugarfuse! was in the exact same building, and the bakerys owners stated they have protected a place to bake. They are working to offer a pickup location.Sugarfuse! posted this on its Facebook page: Restaurant 131 has actually closed Sugarfuse! has not!

The dining establishments closing was a shock

to us and we request your persistence

as we work out the next steps. We will certainly be honoring all existing

orders and weddings.Weve protected a commercial kitchen area and are working out the information for a pick-up place in the Dover/New Philadelphia area.

More information will certainly be announced soon. Were making efforts to call all of our customers, but please feel free to reach out to us if you have actually concerns or concerns.Wed prefer to thank the personnel of Bistro 131. Youve constantly been upbeat and supportive of our work. Many of you have actually become terrific good friends.

While disappointed that we wont be seeing you on an everydayevery day, were delighted to see what the future holds for each of you.