LFC Daily News Clips | December 14, 2016

Good Morning

It was a great holiday celebration last night in Baton Rouge as WNBA legend Lisa Leslie joined us and Louisiana Scholarship Program families for the LFC Christmas Celebration. I’m officially in the holiday spirit!

Enjoy your day. – Paul

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Louisiana Federation for Children

WNBA legend Lisa Leslie celebrates Christmas with Louisiana Scholarship Program Families http://bit.ly/2hwDoWn

School Choice

Education Week: The Betsy DeVos Agenda: What the Evidence Says http://bit.ly/2gAHqLg

Education Week: Private School Parents Most Satisfied With Their School Choice, Studies Find http://bit.ly/2hlI5UR

The Daily Signal: How Texas Can Lead the Charge on Education Choice http://bit.ly/2gLiRyw

Charter Schools

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Last New Orleans public schools want to be charters, superintendent says http://bit.ly/2htAUKB

WWNO.org: New Orleans’ Last Traditional Public Schools May Soon Become Charters http://bit.ly/2gL5373

Times-Picayune/NOLA.com: Need help choosing a New Orleans-area Catholic school? http://bit.ly/2hwBvZA

The News Star: How does DOE handle failing charters? http://tnsne.ws/2hlLnYa

Uptown Messenger: Lusher Charter board votes to drop school-funding lawsuit, again http://bit.ly/2hNPhpK

Gentilly Messenger: Benjamin Franklin High School wins 2016 Community Roots Award http://bit.ly/2hvMwdq

Education Week: NAACP President Says Charter School Growth Weakens Public School System http://bit.ly/2hF7M3R

Education Reform

The Advertiser: Voices: Education agenda is harming our children http://bit.ly/2gLidB5

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