LFC Daily News Clips | August 4, 2016

Good Morning

Orleans Parish School Board member Cynthia Cade’s disqualification is official. Cade has been barred from seeking re-election Nov. 8. Urban League of Greater New Orleans executive Ethan Ashley, Cade’s only opponent, wins the seat. http://bit.ly/2awzp6O

Enjoy your day! – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: The importance of Nevada’s Supreme Court Ruling http://bit.ly/2aV58EQ

School Choice

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Meet new Prompt Succor Principal Annette Accomando http://bit.ly/2aUVkun

Education Week: Even with New Trump-et, Republican Platform Sings Same Tune http://bit.ly/2axhZNx

Daily Signal: We Asked Democrats About School Choice. Here’s What They Said. http://bit.ly/2aQ8Bmh

Charter Schools

The New Orleans Advocate: Jefferson school officials give preliminary OK to letting Kenner Discovery build new campus in north Kenner http://bit.ly/2avMhfO

The 74: Charter School Opposition as Civil Rights Allies Strongly Disagree http://bit.ly/2axaq9R

Education Reform

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Cynthia Cade disqualification final; Ashley wins OPSB 2nd District http://bit.ly/2awzp6O

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Fired Landry-Walker principal sues to get her job back with cheating probe still underway http://bit.ly/2axDxHf

The Advocate: Proposed new Lafayette Parish school zones could shift thousands of students to new schools in 2017 http://bit.ly/2aV0FC0

HoumaToday.com: How to pay bills now a public school requirement in Louisiana http://bit.ly/2aSetfm

HoumaToday.com: Thank you for passing a good law http://bit.ly/2anNzYr