Chuck Malloy

About Chuck Malloy

Chuck Malloy, a long-time Idaho journalist, is a columnist with Idaho Politics Weekly. He may be reached at [email protected]

So where was Superintendent Ybarra?

The No. 2 guy in Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ office visits the Gem State, and Idaho’s top education official was nowhere to be found. Mark her down for an “unexcused” absence.

Maverick school trustee is keeping campaign promises

If you are one who happens to think that the education establishment needs to be shaken up, then Russell Joki is your kind of guy. The new board member for the West Ada School District campaigned on the promise he would provide more scrutiny and accountability, and he has delivered.

What will Otter’s education legacy be?

Legacy building is taking an ugly detour as a result of the Idaho Education Network broadband contract. Administration of this contract could be one of the big issues heading into the 2015 legislative session.