LFC Daily News Clips | May 15, 2017

Good Morning

Last week, the Senate Education Committee defeated legislation that sought to weaken the Louisiana Scholarship Program (LSP). Senate Bill 13 would have placed restrictions on the eligibility of Kindergarten students entering the LSP. Our press release applauding the committee’s action: http://bit.ly/2qjLZBH


American Press
Public school changes not top priority of Legislature

The Advocate
Departure of EBR School Superintendent Drake’s heir apparent could trigger reorganization

(Associated Press) What’s school choice? Most in U.S. don’t know, poll says

The 74
American Federation of Teachers President Says She Might Team Up With Charter Supporters to Oppose Vouchers

Associated Press
Voucher proposals expose rift in school choice movement

Education Week
Most Americans Don’t Know Much About School Choice. But Many Like It.

Education Week
Colo. Lawmakers Pass Bill Requiring School Districts Split Funds With Charters

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