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Superintendent of Education Kelly Nix (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-12-08

Duration: 00:04:57

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Nix, J. Kelly | Education | National teacher examinations | Teacher certification


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Nix, Kelly Speaker


This segment from the December 8, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Superintendent of Education Kelly Nix speaking at the Baton Rouge Press Club. He addresses the need to rid the public school system of incompetent teachers and the implementation of the National Teacher Examination (NTE) for teacher certification. Host: Ron Blome