Lawmakers cautioned the schools to stop pushing political agendas and focus on improving mediocre graduation rates. But some campus employees seemingly have not gotten the message.
Finally, some good news for Idaho public school kids and their parents.
Let’s hope senators and the governor clamp down on bond reruns and protect taxpayers from aggressive taxing districts that don’t respect the will of voters.
For the first time in many years, a governor’s budget forces Idaho’s four-year schools to evaluate their priorities.
People need to feel free to openly question whether the government-run education monopoly is the best we can do.
The optics behind the State Board of Education’s super-quiet decision late last month to reapprove Common Core education standards should not sit well with Idahoans.
Let’s set the record straight: The IEA is a labor union, and as a labor union it is concerned about its power and the maintenance of it.
It would force a much-needed reset that should help get Idaho’s institutions back on the right track.
Candy coating the truth about education results won’t improve schools or help their students.
State officials need to make implementing the standards voluntary, or abolish Common Core entirely.