LFC Daily News Clips | June 8, 2016

Good Morning

Great Times-Picayune/NOLA.com story on Lutheran High School valedictorian and Louisiana Scholarship Program student Jessica Waddell. http://bit.ly/25LTz4F

Congrats to the LSU Tigers as they advance to the NCAA baseball super regionals, the only Louisiana team to move on.

Have a great Wednesday. – Paul

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Louisiana Federation for Children

Press Release: New LFC TV Ad: Give Parents a Choice | Fully Fund Louisiana Scholarship Program http://bit.ly/1PHq0gH

American Federation for Children

Press Release: Speaker’s Poverty Taskforce Highlights Importance of School Choice http://bit.ly/1UA4uGw

AFC Blog: Are graduates really prepared? http://bit.ly/1TVhAhW

School Choice

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Lutheran High valedictorian a product of Louisiana Scholarship program http://bit.ly/25LTz4F

Education Week: “What Happened to Student Mobility After the New Orleans’ Market-Based School Reforms?” http://bit.ly/217lKYz

Charter Schools

The Lens: New Beginnings charter network, Audubon appoint leaders in past week http://bit.ly/1UeMHso

The Lens: International High, like Lusher, fights union by appealing to national labor board http://bit.ly/1WECF6d

Education Reform

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Best thing Legislature did was leave education reforms alone: Editorial http://bit.ly/1UEnma8

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Louisiana lawmakers support Common Core standards revisions http://bit.ly/1Xa28nX

The Advocate: Ending 34-month battle, Edwards, lawmakers endorse Common Core revisions http://bit.ly/22NGQws

Shreveport Times: CPSB approves virtual high school http://bit.ly/1PHe4LC

The Advocate: St. James School Board approves $195,000 contract with new superintendent Ed Cancienne, brushes off ethics allegations http://bit.ly/1rcO9jt