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No More Open Door for Independent, "Local Charter Authorizers" in Louisiana

SB 260, “Provides relative to local charter authorizers and Type 1B charter schools,” has made its way through both Louisiana Senate and House and awaits Governor John Bel Edwards’ signature. 227 more words


Co-locations Case Study #1 - Celerity Nascent and 42nd Street

One of the hot topic issues right now in LAUSD is co-locations. Essentially, under Proposition 39, charter schools may request resources from the district. This can include space to house their campus, providing that there is open classroom space. 398 more words


It's Official: Gov. Edwards Signs Into Law the Bill Dissolving State-run RSD

On May 12, 2016, Louisiana Senate Bill 432 became Act 91 when Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards signed the legislation into law.

Act 91 returns the state-run Recovery School District (RSD) to the districts from which they came. 581 more words


Sailing Vacation Options – Bareboat to Luxury Cruise Liner

Nothing brings more fun than a sailing vacation. Life on the surface of water is certainly different, more challenging and exotic than that of life on the land. 477 more words

Caribbean Sailing

In Marca Hispanica XXXII: my questions answered

Resuming the recounting of my last trip to Catalonia, we left the story at the amazing Santa Maria del Mar in Barcelona but finished that day back in Vic, where we had an excellent dinner at… 1,458 more words


SB 432 and the Dissolving of Louisiana's Recovery School District (RSD)

On May 11, 2016, SB 432 passed the Louisiana legislature and is headed to Governor John Bel Edwards’ desk for his signature.

SB 432 effectively dissolves Louisiana’s state-run Recovery School District (RSD) by mandating that by July 01, 2018, every school transferred to RSD because it was designated a “failing school” be returned to the jurisdiction of the school board from whence it came. 2,256 more words