LFC Daily News Clips | October 23, 2017

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The Advocate
F’s to rise, A’s to fall under new plan to rate La. public schools; here’s what’s changing

The Advocate
Letters: Way too many standardized tests in schools

The Advocate
Lots of school construction being eyed for southeast Baton Rouge

The Times-Picayune
Can teachers afford to live in New Orleans? Here’s what one national study says

The Advocate
Former principal accused of locking two students in closet, according to arrest warrants

American Federation for Children

McCain Files Amendment to Help Fund School Choice for Native American Students


Education Week
Bill Gates Plans to Invest in Charter Schools’ Big Weak Spot: Special Education

Associated Press
Chicago Public Schools enrollment declines by about 10,000

Education Week
Puerto Rico Faces Huge Challenges in Rebuilding, Reinventing K-12 Education

The 74
Bradford: Could the Supreme Court’s New Union Dues Case Liberate Reform-Minded Democrats to Do What’s Right for Kids?

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