LFC Daily News Clips | May 24, 2016

Good Morning

A must view – inspiring story of a Virginia first-grader born without hands winning a penmanship competition.  http://bit.ly/1NJt5Mr

Have a great day. – Paul

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School Choice

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: New Orleans middle-class parents want public pre-k, but there’s no room http://bit.ly/1VgD7q0

AEI: A survey of parental rights and responsibilities in school choice laws http://bit.ly/1WPVDqN

Charter Schools

The Lens: New Beginnings network puts CEO search on hold, begins process to hire search firm http://bit.ly/1VgLC4o

The Lens: Audubon Charter cancels CEO search meeting because it lacked proper legal notice http://bit.ly/1Xu3Orh

Watchdog.org: Study: For charter schools, more autonomy yields better results http://bit.ly/1sO22Gv

My AJC: Will state takeover improve Georgia schools? Not necessarily http://bit.ly/1VgBd8Q

Education Reform

The Advocate: Ascension School Board chooses 6 semi-finalists for superintendent position http://bit.ly/1WM3l4P

The Washington Post: Why a social media fight between Campbell Brown and her critics matters http://wapo.st/244Ak3y