Educators

Columns written about education policy and practice by Idaho teachers and administrators.

Angela Hemingway

Leverage your local library to expand STEM learning opportunities

Libraries will undoubtedly play an important role as the Idaho STEM Action Center works to accomplish long-term goals like establishing a statewide science fair, offering internship and mentorship opportunities, connecting industry with educators, and creating a clearinghouse of STEM learning resources.

Studio portrait of University of Idaho President Dr. Chuck Staben in the studio with administration building backdrop

A brave and bold investment in Idaho’s success

Idaho’s motivated students should have an opportunity to unlock their potential through higher education. At the University of Idaho, we will do everything we can to make that possible. One student at a time, we are investing in great lives.

Levi Cavener

Idaho: ‘Go-on’ and sign those ballot initiatives

The first petition proposes a modest increase on tobacco tax to generate revenue to lower Idaho’s tuition by 22 percent. The second initiative seeks to end tax exemptions coupled with reducing the sales tax to generate additional funds for our state’s budget.