LFC Daily News Clips | January 21, 2016

Good Morning

Next week is National School Choice Week. The Louisiana Federation for Children will be join the Black Alliance for Educational Options and the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools, hosting events in Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Metairie and New Orleans. Check out the NSCW kickoff video: https://youtu.be/cKqFP6tpcj8

Enjoy your day! – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: Education plans from Presidential candidates are highlighting school choice http://bit.ly/1npMdmK

School Choice

WWNO.org: New Orleans Is The Epicenter Of School Choice http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-epicenter-school-choice http://bit.ly/1QgEctj

Charter Schools

The Advocate: District joins coalition against charter group http://bit.ly/1P846Ax

Education Reform

The New Orleans Advocate: Orleans Parish School Board re-elects leaders in bid for stability http://bit.ly/20gGpd3

Shreveport Times: Is the Transformation Zone working? http://bit.ly/1ZEdmOo

The Advocate: Retirement flap pits education groups against auditor http://bit.ly/1Qo4Sub

The News Star: DA asks that Berry be removed from MCSB http://tnsne.ws/1npCXyW

American Press: Local educators prepare for implementation of Jump Start http://bit.ly/1QgDr3E