In other news, district superintendents reported to lawmakers on the good — and bad — happening in their schools and communities.
Standardized test scores illuminate bright spots in the state where achievement gaps are closing.
The commission revoked and suspended eight educators’ licenses for a range of violations.
“This is a typical distraction from the issue at hand — to improve educational outcomes for children,” Cargill told the Idaho Capital Sun via email.
Doing so would ensure uniformity, accountability and transparency to taxpayers and parents.
The University of Idaho became a flashpoint in the national abortion debate in late September. But even before that, the issue has put the U of I on the defensive. Here’s what we learned.
School leaders are seeing an increase in negative mindsets, a lack of resiliency, and even “suicide ideation” in young children.
The state superintendent is at the Statehouse Wednesday, urging lawmakers to build up career-technical infrastructure at the K-12 level.
I stand with those who believe our local school boards’ decisions should reflect our communities’ values and priorities, not be dictated by outside organizations.