LFC Daily News Clips | July 8, 2016

Good Morning

With the Republican and Democratic conventions right around the corner, The 74 takes a look at the presumptive nominees’ views on education. – Trump: http://bit.ly/29DMM7Y Clinton: http://bit.ly/29qV4R7

Have a great weekend! – Paul

Tweet of the Day

Screen Shot 2016-07-08 at 10.12.16 AM

American Federation for Children

Union request to push back Nevada school choice court case denied http://bit.ly/29mhqEG

School Choice

The Hill: In defense of parent choice in education http://bit.ly/29nyK8q

Charter Schools

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Einstein Charter to open on former Sarah Reed campus on July 29 http://bit.ly/29BrVF3

The 74: Teachers Union Receives Clinton Warmly – Except on Charter Schools http://bit.ly/29qV4R7

Education Reform

The News Star: Update: Contempt issue delayed until September http://tnsne.ws/29Uvpys

Shreveport Times: Video: Superintendent-elect Scott Smith sworn in http://bit.ly/29rt6Ht

The Advocate: St. Landry Schools Superintendent Edward Brown insists he’ll stay in job until Dec. 31, despite possible buyout offer http://bit.ly/29zN1SB