LFC Daily News Clips | June 2, 2016

Good Morning

ICYMI: National Review article on Gov. Edwards’ proposed funding cut to the Louisiana Scholarship Program – “Governor Goes After School Vouchers, Despite His Campaign Promise”

Enjoy your day. – Paul

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School Choice

AFC Blog: Proposed North Carolina budget seeks to expand funding for school choice program http://bit.ly/1r3GDqZ

Charter Schools

The Advocate: Facing pay freezes and layoffs, Lafayette Parish School Board nixes applications for 2 more charter schools http://bit.ly/1sOIfWM

The New Orleans Advocate: Judge declines to toss lawsuit challenging new funding formula for New Orleans schools http://bit.ly/1TZBoUS

The Advocate: For second time, governor’s key education adviser leaves post http://bit.ly/285xKiu

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Summer of meetings planned for New Orleans school reunification http://bit.ly/24kot1q

WDSU-TV: Committee meets on school unification plan http://bit.ly/1sqG9N7

The Advocate: Veteran educator named to lead Louisiana Connections Academy http://bit.ly/25zglfT

Education Reform

The Advocate: Proposed East Baton Rouge schools budget would cut dozens of instructional coaches and middle school teachers http://bit.ly/1TRhiht

The Advocate: Our Views: A modest tweak on teacher evaluations in public schools http://bit.ly/1Uhxq6d

The Advocate: Four remaining candidates for Ascension Parish schools superintendent interviewed Wednesday and Thursday http://bit.ly/1Uhx6UU