Nine organizations, including the Louisiana Federation for Children, issued a letter of support with recommendations to BESE and education and superintendent John White on implementing the proposed ESSA plan.
· ESSA Recommendations Letter: http://bit.ly/2nvXmoy
· The Advocate article: http://bit.ly/2nHLznB
Education superintendent John White discussed improving the state’s schools and school choice at a meeting of the North Rapides Business & Industry Alliance in Pineville.
On the radio: AFC’s Scott Jensen on Relevant Radio, discussing all aspects of school choice and his experience working with Secretary DeVos: http://relevantradio.streamguys.us/ACL/ACL20170327.mp3
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