Breaking down the new IRI and ISAT scores

It took several months, but the State Department of Education released final numbers from the spring tests late Thursday afternoon. Here’s a breakdown of some key numbers.

Tromp speaks on diversity flap

Boise State University’s president said in an interview Thursday the controversy was caused, in part, by context and confusion.

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98 percent of principals earn top marks on evaluations

The state reported that the exact same percentage of principals and teachers earned the top two scores on their evaluations last year. Meanwhile, just 44.5 percent of Idaho students are proficient in math.

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