LFC Daily News Clips | October 5, 2016

Good Morning

It’s a bye week for New Orleans Saints defensive back Roman Harper. He tweets this is his first day as a substitute teacher, but doesn’t yet know his school assignment. We’ll stay tuned.


Enjoy your day. – Paul

American Federation for Children

AFC Blog: On School Choice: Following the Money, and What the Conversation Should Really Be About http://bit.ly/2dHLm0W

School Choice

The 74: Supreme Court Preview: What You Need to Know About the 3 New School Cases at the High Court http://bit.ly/2dS0SU9

The American Spectator: Nevada Leads the Way on Education Freedom and Choice for All http://bit.ly/2dJE5xB

Charter Schools

The 74: ‘It’s Heartbreaking’: Boston Parents Ask Why Their Wealthy Neighbors Are Fighting Charter Schools http://bit.ly/2dJ5Wsn

Education Reform

The Advocate: Letters: Schools reform needs honest debate http://bit.ly/2dJO8mb

The Advocate: As Louisiana tries to improve teacher training, former education secretary says U.S. system ‘lacks rigor’ http://bit.ly/2dJc6bZ

The New Orleans Advocate: Jefferson School Board defers vote on extending pact with teachers’ union http://bit.ly/2dR8XMv

The News Star: Pressure on for Shelling to resign; board ready to censure http://tnsne.ws/2dJP6z1

Daily World: Candidates make pitch for superintendent job http://bit.ly/2dro6o6