LFC Daily News Clips | October 13, 2016

Good Morning

October is National Principal’s Month and throughout the month we will share stories from principals of choice schools across the country. Today my blog features Redemptorist St. Gerard School principal Lynn Mouton Carmouche and the challenges the school and its families faced following the Great Flood of 2016. http://bit.ly/2e7BJDN

Enjoy your day. – Paul

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American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: After the flood: first-time principal helping rebuild lives http://bit.ly/2e7BJDN

School Choice

Chalkbeat.org: With new website, Indianapolis inches toward a single application for charter and district schools http://bit.ly/2dmHgc4

Charter Schools

Times Picayune/NOLA.com: College nearly breaks KIPP grad financially, spiritually http://bit.ly/2dyrHvu

Times Picayune/NOLA.com: Where are KIPP alumni attending college? Check the map http://bit.ly/2e3OTCD

Education Dive: New Orleans charter to prepare students for tech careers, not college http://bit.ly/2e3Ti8D

Education Reform

The Advocate: Our Views: A better start in the classroom for new teachers http://bit.ly/2dUZUHU

HoumaToday.com: Our opinion: Teacher preparation takes a step forward http://bit.ly/2d9sQNR

The News Star: BESE expands full-year classroom residency for teachers http://tnsne.ws/2d9q9Ml

The News Star: MCSB contempt matter to be ruled on http://tnsne.ws/2dyuXXE

The News Star: Vidrine asks judge to dismiss relief claim http://tnsne.ws/2ecbhdc