LFC Daily News Clips | September 26, 2016

Good Morning

ICYMI: Archdiocese of New Orleans schools superintendent Jan Lancaster announced she is stepping down after six years. http://bit.ly/2dtqzK8

ICYMI #2: Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, spoke last week at a rally for educational excellence, hosted by the InspireNOLA charter school network. http://bit.ly/2cw7bdG

Have a great week. – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: Senators McCain and Barrasso welcomed by Navajo children at rural reservation school http://bit.ly/2cXgYxl

AFC Blog: Hope for the Next Generation http://bit.ly/2dm5SUy

AFC Blog: AFC celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month http://bit.ly/2d9mryL

AFC Blog: Battle Over Florida’s Successful School Choice Program Drags On http://bit.ly/2cKi2Xk

School Choice

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Catholic schools chief Jan Lancaster to resign after six years http://bit.ly/2dkKsXM

The New Orleans Advocate: N.O. Catholic schools superintendent Jan Lancaster to step down at end of year http://bit.ly/2dtqzK8

WDSU.com: Parents say Late Enrollment with One App causing issues, system flawed http://bit.ly/2d3u8sw

Education Week: U.S. Secretary of Education Weighs In On Growing Home School Numbers http://bit.ly/2deUxkQ

Charter Schools

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Mobile foundation gets approval for Alabama’s first charter school http://bit.ly/2dkKLS4

Education Week: Daughter of Brown v. Board Plaintiff Asks NAACP to Drop Call for Charter Ban http://bit.ly/2deBAyx

The 74: Opinion: The NAACP Stumbles on Charter Schools http://bit.ly/2dtcBIw

The 74: KIPP Grieves, Mobilizes After Tulsa Shooting http://bit.ly/2cy9JwN

Education Reform

The Advertiser: Educators urge community participation under new law http://bit.ly/2cHOmHs

American Press: Community discusses future of education http://bit.ly/2cwf6Yn

The Advocate: Who gets suspended from public schools sparking disputes http://bit.ly/2dcRl8g

The Advocate: Bid to overhaul teacher training sparks new arguments http://bit.ly/2cWAw3J

The News Star: DOJ weighs in on admin swaps http://tnsne.ws/2cw9zAS

The News Star: Neville principal affected by consent decrees http://tnsne.ws/2dlTX9m

Daily World: School board chooses three finalists for superintendent http://bit.ly/2cMEDPM

The Advocate: Three candidates in running for St. Landry superintendent http://bit.ly/2dw76LT

Opportunity Lives: Report Reveals Public Support for School Reform, Disdain for Common Core http://bit.ly/2ddTlRy