Trustees voted unanimously Monday to enter contract negotiations with an Illinois-based firm.
Monte Woolstenhulme will step down at the end of this school year.
The evening meetings will run from Oct. 4-19 at locations throughout Idaho Falls.
State leaders surprised a North Idaho elementary teacher with the award and a $1,000 check at her school Thursday.
One student faces misdemeanor charges of sexual batter and hazing, Caribou County Sherrif J Adam Mabey tells EdNews. Two other students each face a hazing charge.