LFC Daily News Clips | June 27, 2016

Good Morning

The National Charter School Conference is underway in Nashville. Check out The 74’s article on what’s in store for the next 25 years of charter schools. http://bit.ly/28Y7q0v

We are fast approaching the Republican and Democratic national conventions. AFC and ExcelinEd are encouraging both parties to embrace school choice in their respective platforms. http://bit.ly/29220UO

Have a great week. – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC and ExcelinEd encourage RNC and DNC platforms to embrace school choice http://bit.ly/29220UO

School Choice

The Advocate: Layoffs, program cuts in mix as Louisiana public schools take ‘devastating’ hit amid budget mess http://bit.ly/28WocAD

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Louisiana 2016 budget fight: Winners and losers http://bit.ly/291W8wa

University of Arkansas: (Press Release) Louisiana Voucher Program Helps Desegregate Public Schools, Study Finds http://bit.ly/28MNn9L

Washington Examiner: Dems stubbornly refuse to embrace any form of school choice http://washex.am/28YwRjI

Charter Schools

Education Week: What Diverse Charter Schools Do Differently http://bit.ly/28Yq6hK

The 74: Finn, Manno, Wright: The Vision for the Next 25 Years of Charter Schools? Bigger. Broader. Bolder. http://bit.ly/28Y7q0v

The 74: Charter Schools to Rock Music City as National Alliance Celebrates 25 Years of School Choice http://bit.ly/28Vjfr9