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  1. July 23, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | National Review Online

    ... he would use a series of executive orders to pull Louisiana out of Common Core. The Black Alliance for Educational Options has worked with the Jindal's team to promote to promote vouchers and charter schools, but is a plaintiff in the lawsuit) has ...

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  2. Lawsuit filed against Gov. Jindal over Common CoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Education Week

    ... teachers and a charter school management organization. The suit was supported by the Black Alliance for Educational Options. The Common Core standards, grade-by-grade benchmarks of what students should learn in English and math, have been adopted by ...

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  3. Common Core in Louisiana: Is it time to sue?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    ... Jindal and his administration to unfreeze the testing contract. Eric Lewis of the Black Alliance for Educational Options says it's "the only avenue that remains." But the Jindal administration says there's no conflict: The Education Department may ...

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  4. Suit challenges Jindal's actions in test interferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The News-Star

    ... charter schools in Orleans Parish. The group is operating with the support of the Black Alliance for Educational Options, an organization that has sided with Jindal in supporting the state's voucher program. The law firm of Barrasso, Usdin, ...

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  5. Common Core supporters file suit against governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WBRZ

    ... in this latest lawsuit. The group suing Jindal is operating with the support of the Black Alliance of Educational Options, and represented by Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C. of New Orleans. They scheduled a press conference for ...

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  6. Morgan failed to mention pro-charter job in disclosuresRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Cross Roads News

    State School Superintendent candidate. Alisha Morgan makes no secret of her support for charter schools or her affiliation with the pro-charter Black Alliance for Educational Options, noting it in several online biographies.

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  7. Defying a Thunderstorm, SCS Contenders Have a ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... apping chairs in September. Monday night's event took place under the auspices of the Black Alliance for Educational Options. Ad hoc co-sponsors included representatives of Students First, Stand for Children, and the aforesaid Chalkbeat Tennessee.

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  8. Civil rights icon blasts Sen. Rand Paul's outreach to minoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... Grinter, who says he voted for President Obama, and is Kentucky director of the Black Alliance for Educational Options. "There's a problem. We know there's a problem, and we have to fix it. And I don't think it matters who is the person fixing it, ...

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  9. Revamped Pittsfield Juvenile Resource...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | IBerkshires

    ... 30-40 students a year, as well as an off-site school setting for students on suspensions, and the EOS (Educational Options for Success) program begun in 2009 after the closure of the Hibbard Alternative High School. In this new formulation, the ...

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  10. ARRAY(0x7c4a2fe8)Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | IBerkshires

    ... 30-40 students a year, as well as an off-site school setting for students on suspensions, and the EOS (Educational Options for Success) program begun in 2009 after the closure of the Hibbard Alternative High School. In this new formulation, the ...

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  11. Friedman 2014Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Nevada Policy Research Institute

    Walden-Ford is a Friedman Foundation board member; the executive director of D.C. Parents for School Choice; a national board member and founding member of the Black Alliance for Educational Options; and a board member of the Booker T. Washington Public Charter School.

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  12. Local school leaders address common core confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... MIDDLE OF A POLITICAL BATTLE...THAT WILL LIKELY END UP IN THE COURTS.. Ethan Ashley/Black Alliance for Educational Options: we got to make sure its clear, cause we don't want that type of confusion, we don't want our kids to be confused whether or ...

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  13. Board accepts plan for first Miss. charter schoolRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... $400,000 to support its Jackson plans. The board denied an application from the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, which proposed the Inspire Charter School STEM and Arts Scholars Academy, serving grades K-6 and 9-12. The board also denied ...

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  14. Founders Of 2 Nashville Charter Schools Opening Mississippi's FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... "In short, really top-notch." The board turned down an application from the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, which proposed the Inspire Charter School STEM and Arts Scholars Academy, serving kindergarten through sixth grade and ninth ...

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  15. Board accepts plan for first Miss. charter schoolRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... $400,000 to support its Jackson plans. The board denied an application from the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, which proposed the Inspire Charter School STEM and Arts Scholars Academy, serving grades K-6 and 9-12. The board also denied ...

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  16. CSUSA's Richard Page Participates in Leadership Broward Roundtable on...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Virtual School's Principal Chris McGuire, and Director Judy Stern from the National Institute for Educational Options at Nova Southeastern University. Charter Schools USA was founded by Jonathan Hage in 1997 and currently manages 70 schools in seven ...

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  17. Founders Of 2 Nashville Charter Schools Opening Mississippi's FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... "In short, really top-notch." The board turned down an application from the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, which proposed the Inspire Charter School STEM and Arts Scholars Academy, serving kindergarten through sixth grade and ninth ...

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  18. 1st Mississippi charter school closer to openingRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Education Week

    ... "In short, really top-notch." The board turned down an application from the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, which proposed the Inspire Charter School STEM and Arts Scholars Academy, serving kindergarten through sixth grade and ninth ...

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  19. Resolution seeks TOPS changes studyRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    The Louisiana Legislature didn't push through any significant changes to the TOPS program this session, but a resolution that quietly passed on the final day instructs a long list of groups - the state Board of Regents and Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, business leaders and the Louisiana Black Alliance for Educational Options - to ... (more)

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  20. Our View: A question of leadershipRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... that ultimately led to the unanimous 7-0 vote against granting a charter to the Columbus Coalition for Educational Options, the board noted the planned school had not chosen a principal. Given the range of responsibilities charter schools require of ...

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