All eight seats on the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education are up for grabs this fall.
All of the candidates have Facebook pages offering information about their platforms, backgrounds and campaign activities. We've linked each page to the candidate's name below.
In District 8, Preston Castille of Baton Rouge; Vereta Tanner Lee of Baton Rouge;Jonathan Loveall of Clinton and Chakesha Webb Scott of Zachary are running for the seat. All four candidates are Democrats.
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