LFC Daily News Clips | March 30, 2017

Good Morning

Following six hours of debate on Wednesday, BESE endorses Louisiana’s draft plan to comply with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, directing LDE to submit the plan to the U.S. Department of Education in April.

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Enjoy your day! – Paul


The Advocate
After hours of debate, BESE approves school changes; plan to be submitted in April

The Times-Picayune/NOLA.com
Louisiana governor loses in clash over education redesign

Fox 15 News
BESE endorses Louisiana ESSA plan, directs Department to move forward

Bossier Press-Tribune
House Dist. 8 election sees heated runoff

The Advocate
Our Views: Work out plan for internet access

The Town Talk
What’s next after public outcry to school closure proposal?

Silicon Bayou News
Lusher Student Wins Trust Your Crazy Ideas Challenge

U.S. News & World Report
Where School Choice Gets an A or B

The 74
DeVos Hints at ESSA as Means for Feds to Push School Choice But Downplays Federal Oversight

The Washington Post
DeVos: Outcomes at U.S. schools are so bad, they probably can’t get much worse

Betsy DeVos on American schools: ‘I’m not sure that we can deteriorate a whole lot’

The 74
Will the Same Conservative Coalition That Derailed Health Care Bill Now Kill Federal School Choice?

Education Week
New Rankings Are Out on Charter School Laws. How Do States Use Them?

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