LFC Daily News Clips | October 19, 2016

Good Morning

Archdiocese of New Orleans schools are in the news today. St. Augustine HS has a new principal and the Times Picayune/NOLA.com reports on the Archdiocese’s search for a new schools superintendent.

Have a great day. – Paul

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American Federation for Children

National Principals Month: Navajo vice principal returns home to help create opportunity for other Native American children http://bit.ly/2eetPfn

School Choice

Times Picayune/NOLA.com: New Orleans archdiocese seeks ‘visionary’ schools superintendent http://bit.ly/2e7uYYl

The Advocate: St. Augustine High School names Kenneth St. Charles as new president, stressing his fundraising prowess http://bit.ly/2ekkNL8

Times Picayune/NOLA.com: St. Aug announces new president: a 1981 alumnus http://bit.ly/2ekoFjN

The Daily Signal: How Education Savings Accounts Changed the Life of This Child With Down Syndrome http://bit.ly/2eidg19

The Daily Signal: Millennial Cluelessness About Communism’s Massacres Demonstrates the Need for School Choice http://bit.ly/2ekuRUp

Newsmax: AFT Criticizes ‘Neovouchers’ for Private Schools http://nws.mx/2eshoJu

Charter Schools

The Wall Street Journal: The NAACP’s Cynical Stance Against School Choice http://on.wsj.com/2ejn6hh

The 74: NAACP’s Anti-Charter Vote Was Disheartening — but What Happened on the Streets of Cincinnati Wasn’t http://bit.ly/2eliAQo

Watchdog.org: NAACP vote won’t diminish support for charter schools in black communities http://bit.ly/2e1bJM5

The Root: Black Folk Hate White Tears and Blatant Racism More Than Charter Schools http://bit.ly/2e1c6GB

The New Orleans Advocate: Einstein Charter School Sherwood Forest holds ribbon-cutting http://bit.ly/2e19Gry

Education Reform

HoumaToday.com: Our opinion: State’s schools going in the right direction http://bit.ly/2ekwoy9

The News Star: Morehouse parents want schools fixed http://tnsne.ws/2e19VTA

American Press: Former school board member pleads not guilty to sex crimes http://bit.ly/2e5VezL

American Press: Second accusation: Charges filed against Hansen for another alleged incident http://bit.ly/2e60m78

The Advocate: Ascension school district moves forward on temporary building plan to regroup displaced students http://bit.ly/2eFmuak