LFC Daily News Clips | July 7, 2016

Good Morning

Check out Kim Martinez’s AFC blog on a unique Arizona charter school – it’s located “off the grid” on a Navajo reservation. http://bit.ly/29B0JDw

Have a great day! – Paul

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American Federation for Children

“Off-the-grid” charter school brings innovation and choice to rural reservation students http://bit.ly/29kQbd3

School Choice

Louisiana Record: Study refutes Louisiana voucher program lawsuit claim http://bit.ly/29wWYQH

The Advocate: Immaculate Heart of Mary School will not reopen in fall, Diocese of Lafayette announces http://bit.ly/29sSL01

The Advertiser: Immaculate Heart school closing immediately http://bit.ly/29irWIi

WDSU-TV: Parents say Late Enrollment with One App causing issues, system flawed http://bit.ly/29q2GBW

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Get New Orleans school enrollment updates: searchable database http://bit.ly/29k4FFv

The New Orleans Advocate: Parents: See which New Orleans public high schools still have open seats http://bit.ly/29pcCgg

The 74: Ohio Study Latest to Show Poor Voucher Results: 7 Theories Dissect The Trend http://bit.ly/29v4MRp

Charter Schools

The Advocate: After twisted political path, statewide boarding school Thrive Charter Academy for troubled students on the way http://bit.ly/29pc8Xn

The Advertiser: Louisiana to allocate millions for charters, struggling schools http://bit.ly/295t5mD

myNewOrleans.com: Back to the Board, The return of local control http://bit.ly/29l7KXn

Education Reform

The News Star: MCSB reply: We are not in contempt http://tnsne.ws/29wNwN3

The News Star: Too important for politics http://tnsne.ws/29uXpJP

The Advocate: Feared Pre-K cuts evaporate; standstill funding seen as win http://bit.ly/29uUAs2

The Advocate: Ascension Parish School Board refuses to open discussion on second superintendent search: ‘After spending $23,000, what did the School Board get? Zero.’ http://bit.ly/29q4B9q

The New Orleans Advocate: Jefferson schools superintendent Isaac Joseph accused of nepotism by School Board member Cedric Floyd, whom Joseph once called ‘a friend’ http://bit.ly/29yRsys