LFC Daily News Clips | November 22, 2017

Good Morning

LFC shared a pre-Thanksgiving lunch with our grandparent advocates in Baton Rouge yesterday. Much to be thankful for as we head into the holiday season.

Happy Thanksgiving! – Paul




Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
Publisher: The elephant in the classroom

The Times-Picayune
Black students 2 times as likely to be suspended as white peers, Tulane study says

The Town Talk
How can alternative education meet the needs of kids?

The Advertiser
Lafayette’s emerging schools see growth and challenges

The Times-Picayune
School board member wants Jefferson Parish voters to reconsider teacher pay tax

The Advocate
Despite poll defeat, Jefferson Parish school leaders planning to bring taxes back before voters

Daily World
St. Landry school board begins reorganization plan

American Federation for Children

Making Sense of School Choice Research (Halli Faulkner)

The Time Has Come: A Look at School Choice in Milwaukee (Justin Moralez)


Real Clear Education
Charter Schools Do Not Further Segregation

Las Vegas Sun
Accountability a question in Nevada school-choice program

The 74
Despite Startling Achievement Gaps, San Francisco Board Rejects Bid to Bring KIPP School to Poor Neighborhood

Education Week
ESSA Pushes State Schools Chiefs to Scrap Business as Usual

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