LFC Daily News Clips | March 27, 2017

Good Morning

In special election races on Saturday, Louisiana Federation for Children Action Fund-endorsed House of Representative candidates, John Stefanski and Raymond Crews, were victorious outright or qualified for run-off.

Louisiana Federation for Children
(Press Release) Louisiana voters support pro-school choice candidates in House races

Stefanski wins District 42 seat in the house

The Times
Crews, Gatti move on in state house race to replace Mike Johnson

We are mourning the passing of our friend and Louisiana education reformer Robert Evans, Jr. The New Orleans Advocate recounts Robbie’s many contributions that helped make Louisiana a better place to live. Funeral services will take place this morning at St. Joseph Catholic Church in New Orleans.


The New Orleans Advocate
Robert Evans Jr., businessman and education reformer, dies at age 62

Louisiana Department of Education
(Press Release) Superintendent White Issues Statement Regarding Governor’s Response to ESSA Plan

The Advocate
Plan to overhaul Louisiana public schools an ‘incomplete vision,’ Gov. Edwards says

The Advocate
Lanny Keller: The kids who learned to serve

The New Orleans Advocate
Most students from International School’s closing Jefferson campus moving to school’s Orleans sites

The Advertiser
LPSS accepting applications for new non-traditional school

The Advocate
College credit in high school? Appeal is limited, and state leaders are trying to change that

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Are voucher students improving?

The 74
Lake: At Last, a Court Says Kids (Like Mine) With IEPs Deserve a Top Education. But More Fights Loom Ahead

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