Month: March 2020

State Board orders four-week school closure

The directive runs through April 20.

Little signs proclamations; declines to order school, restaurant closures

Idaho’s governor continues to defer to local school leaders to make the decisions for their schools and communities.

More Idaho colleges call off spring commencement

Seven of the state’s eight colleges and universities have canceled commencement, and are weighing their alternatives. Boise State University has not yet made a decision.

My new normal as a mom

I’m trying to balance the negativity with the perks of living a new unstructured life. 

DeVos urges educators to instruct kids remotely

The request follows concerns from large Idaho school districts that moving instruction online would leave out at-risk students.

Video: This week’s ‘Idaho Reports’

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03.21.20 Coronavirus News: Middleton district visitor may have been contagious

The count of confirmed COVID-19 cases jumped to 42 on Saturday, up 11 cases from Friday’s count.

I am so sad for my senior twin boys

A mother of three sons and a wife of a teacher shares her concerns about what the future will bring for the men in her life.

Episode 203: The Legislature Kept Working As The Coronavirus Spread

We’ll explain how the situation at the Statehouse went from surreal to scary.

Boise State closed to general public after staffer tests positive for coronavirus

People who visited Boise State’s administration building or recreation center on March 13 might have come into contact with the staff member, the university said Friday.