In separate reports released Wednesday, the groups criticized Idaho’s charter school funding framework.
Last week’s school election results seem to square with what Idahoans had to say in a Boise State University survey in December.
Sen. Lori Den Hartog, R-Meridian, will replace Sen. Steven Thayn. R-Emmett, on the committee that could recommend changes to Idaho’s public school funding formula.
A $5 million Idaho pre-K bill is on the drawing board, according to the New York-based Hechinger Report. No bill is likely to surface this legislative session.
Patrons will have a chance to meet the three finalists on March 31. Trustees hope to select a new superintendent on April 3.
The separate developments came after a former Dietrich football player was sentenced to probation and community service in connection with the sexual assault of a teammate.
An opposition group is urging voters to reject Boise’s $172.5 million bond issue proposal, the Idaho Statesman reported this week.
Get informed before a busy day of school elections across Idaho.
President Trump’s plan to boost defense spending could force a 10 percent cut in federal education funding, Education Week reported this week. Idaho received $264.3 million in federal funding for K-12 in 2016-17.
It’s been an unusual year around the Statehouse. And this session could leave some key K-12 issues in limbo.