Education news from around Idaho

This week’s briefs feature a Boise High School teacher, two schools awarded the NewSchools Venture Fund and a grant awarded to the Educate Idaho Network.

State releases revamped science standards proposal

The new standards suggest “human intervention can mitigate potential issues” with climate change, the State Department of Education said Friday. The 2017 Legislature rejected a series of standards referring to climate change — and lawmakers will have the last word on the new language.