LFC Daily News Clips | November 13, 2017

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The Times-Picayune
Hynes, Audubon Charter schools join city’s OneApp enrollment system

Associated Press
New Orleans University Looks Into Hosting a Charter School
The University of New Orleans is looking into adding a charter school
for grades kindergarten-through-eight to its campus.

Mid-City Messenger
New Sci High campus raises parking, possum questions from nearby community

The Advocate
Amid critical report, educators at Louisiana’s alternative schools aid ‘tough students that need a lot of attention’

The Courier
Our opinion: Let’s be honest about schools’ grades

The Courier
Opinion: How are our schools really performing?

American Press
Majority of SW La. school systems earned A grade

American Federation for Children

Tennessee Grandmother Pushes for Private School Choice (Carra Powell)


The 74
This Week’s ESSA News: Parent Platforms, Research-Light State Plans, and the Great Opt-Out Fade-Out

The 74
Analysis: 4 Steps Schools Can Take to Boost Family Engagement and Make Parents Partners in Their Kids’ Success

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