In 2014, "Matter" published an investigative piece on the state of Louisiana. What's so interesting about it? Well, its coastline is sinking faster than all the other contiguous 47 states, combined, which means what Louisiana actually looks like is completely false to what your grade school map depicts.
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Teachers in Louisiana are doing better than peers in other states in using classroom materials and providing instruction that is aligned with their state standards, according to a new RAND Corporation report.
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Tor Weeks pays tribute to the two most under appreciated states in the US with his Contiguous US Map posters. via Colossal & Building a Wolf
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