LFC Daily News Clips | September 14, 2016

Good Morning

Must listen podcast – Florida tax credit scholarship alumna Denisha Merriweather discusses educational choice with AFC chief operating officer John Schilling on the latest redefinED podcastED.

Enjoy your day! – Paul

Tweet of the Day


American Federation for Children

Union Politics Over Principle http://bit.ly/2cIW9nJ

School Choice

redefinED: This is about kids. This is not about politics.’ – John Schilling, podcastED http://bit.ly/2cp0AEG

Watchdog.org: Louisiana-style school takeover suggested for Milwaukee http://bit.ly/2c6OVXW

OnMilwaukee.com: WILL argues we should destroy MPS to save it http://bit.ly/2cn5ijW

The 74: Whose Civil Rights? Florida Parents, Pastors Fear NAACP-FEA Will Appeal Scholarship Ruling http://bit.ly/2cenOxi

Education Week: Private School Choice Programs Muddle Delivery of Federal Services, Says GAO http://bit.ly/2c8x0jG

Charter Schools

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: New Orleans charter group withdraws Mississippi application http://bit.ly/2cwwuwo

The New Orleans Advocate: Lusher Charter, embroiled in school funding lawsuit, faces questions about its services for gifted students http://bit.ly/2cwxUaa

Education Research Alliance for New Orleans: New Report Released: “The Ultimate Choice: How Charter Authorizers Approve and Renew Schools in Post-Katrina New Orleans” http://bit.ly/2cEvz0z

Louisiana Weekly: Community at odds over Act 91 http://bit.ly/2cn3FD5

The 74: ITT Tech Isn’t Just a College Scandal. It Also Ran Charter Schools — and Left Teens Scrambling http://bit.ly/2cQYo7O

Education Reform

The Advocate: New review of Louisiana public schools ‘a threat?’ No way, key aide for Gov. John Bel Edwards says http://bit.ly/2cwxEZ3