Who is Russ Wise?
Russ Wise is a civic and community leader who has been working for education reform for more than a decade as a member of the St. John Parish School Board.
Russ is running for the Louisiana House of Representatives and believes that a quality education for every person is the key to Louisiana's future. A resident of LaPlace for the past 28 years and a volunteer with numerous organizations serving the River Parishes, Russ is privileged to know and work with its citizens.
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The “Wise Student Savings Account Program” was featured in the Times-Picayune on Sunday, September 11th! This is a great opportunity for students, who will have their initial investment of $10 tripled to $30—Russ and either the Louisiana Federal Credit Union … Continue reading
Russ Wise says schools’ performance scores are being affected by changes in dropout law House Bill 648, adopted by the Legislature last year, repealed the Dropout Recovery Act 742 and now requires children to remain in school until they are … Continue reading