LFC Daily News Clips | March 21, 2016

Good Morning

A must read this morning – The Wall Street Journal editorial board weighed in on Gov. John Bel Edwards’ efforts to undermine and repeal parts of the Louisiana Scholarship Program, “Back to Bad Schools in the Bayou.” Please share on Twitter – click here to tell Gov. Edwards, hands off the Louisiana Scholarship Program.

Have a great week! – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: Teachers need choice too http://bit.ly/1Z8UkRr

School Choice

The Wall Street Journal: Back to Bad Schools in the Bayou http://on.wsj.com/25atQDA

Education Week: Charter School Expansion, Vouchers May be Limited, Louisiana Governor Says http://bit.ly/1RfhAbs

Charter Schools

The Advocate: Our Views: Gov. John Bel Edwards’ plan to slow down charter schools will likely have greatest effect in Baton Rouge, Lafayette http://bit.ly/1RcfAmo

The New Orleans Advocate: East Baton Rouge School Board worries state may again override its decisions on charter school applications http://bit.ly/1Mj2lRM

The Lens: ReNEW leaders, including current CEO, sat on special-ed complaints http://bit.ly/1U0UtqX

The New Orleans Advocate: Jefferson School Board member accused of plotting against Kenner charter school http://bit.ly/1pvqfiw