To build or remodel? That is the question since taxpayers have twice voted against bonds to pay for a new high school. Trustees now are considering the costs of remodeling the existing campus.
Outgoing Idaho Department of Commerce Director Jeff Sayer instead urges lawmakers on tax group to invest in workforce pipeline, infrastructure and education.
One big reason for the savings: School districts have tapped into federal funds that were cut off during the Idaho Education Network contract dispute.
After stops in Alaska, the Idaho Legislature and Gov. Butch Otter’s office, Clete Edmunson tackles his next challenge as New Plymouth High School’s new principal.
A spokesman for state superintendent Sherri Ybarra downplays the June 30 letter from Gov. Butch Otter to State Board of Education members.
Idaho students pitch their ideas for improving the education system in Idaho.
Only 14 of 164 districts and charters are in complete state compliance for posting on their websites expenditures, contracts and strategic plans. At least 18 have posted none of those on their websites.