Yes, the world is a difficult and complex place that can be dangerous. But we need to stand for opportunity and understanding; optimism and realism can exist side by side.
Idaho has a proud history of individualism and a pioneering spirit. Mastery education draws from that legacy and connects it to our future.
The master teacher premium plan, hatched to increase salaries for Idaho’s best teachers, has not been developed and a lot of questions remain unanswered.
I’ve seen their simple presence in the classroom create a climate of empathy and tolerance.
Boise School District Superintendent Don Coberly examins the questions provided by the committee and used by the auditors and how they relate to Idaho Code and practice.
I want to share some principles that, if adhered to, will lead to such a system.
So more Idaho high school students can access higher education, this fall the University of Idaho eliminated the $60 application fee for Idaho residents.
Given the importance of a high-quality teacher in the classroom and how it relates to achievement, it’s time we begin to find strategies and realistic solutions to an issue that is also getting national attention.
As superintendents of many schools in East Idaho, we feel it is important to defend our districts against a blatant attempt to undermine support for the public school system that serves this area.
Idaho, our teachers and staff, and our students roll up our sleeves every day and work hard to prepare for a bright future.