Southern Education Desk en Pre-K: Politics and Poverty In his <a href="" target="_blank">State of the Union address</a>, President Obama called for universal pre-K.<p>The President singled out Georgia and Oklahoma as states that have already made pre-K a priority.<p>Louisiana should also be ahead of the curve.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>The state enacted a universal pre-K promise in 2008. Beginning with the 2013-2014 school year, LA-4 classes are supposed to be provided at no cost to every eligible child.<a href="" class="asset-audio"></a><p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 11:17:00 +0000 editor 31751 at