September 15, 2014
The Caldwell alternative school is trying new programs designed to empower kids and build self-esteem.
Tiered licensure for accountability and a career ladder are the best opportunity we will have in the foreseeable future to significantly increase pay for Idaho’s teachers.
The Odyssey Charter School has an enrollment of about 100 students; school leaders will meet Thursday night to discuss options.
Tom Luna awarded $151,000 in staff “retention bonuses,” but about one-fifth of the money went to former staffers.
A program that focuses on finding positive student behavior now reaches about 35,000 students statewide.
All State Department of Education directors were given up to $10,000, while other employees earned extra money for performance.