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Twin Falls educator teaches by example

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is part of an ongoing series profiling influential or interesting members of Eastern Idaho’s educational community. If you’d like to suggest an educator or administrator to be profiled please email EdNews editor Jennifer Swindell at jswindell@idahoednews.org. TWIN FALLS — One of the more difficult responsibilities for new teachers is figuring out…

Waldorf-inspired school opens in Hailey

Idaho’s newest public charter school is using a curriculum traditionally taught in private schools, yet must adapt it to meet Common Core academic standards. It is one of the fastest growing educational models in the world, but Syringa Mountain is Idaho’s first public Waldorf school.