Teachers are not required to shoulder extra responsibilities, but finding one who doesn’t would be nearly impossible.
Dyslexia 101: Schools start to incorporate newly required dyslexia training
Parents and educators applaud the effort, but say it’s just a start.
Endeavor Elementary: “A school like no other”
On-site therapy and childcare for teachers, co-teaching to better reach all kids, and community centers to support families — all are efforts to ensure every child is learning in Nampa School District.
In a district with unique Mondays, at-risk students outperform state averages
The days are set aside for catching up, getting help, and planning. It seems to be working.
State commission reprimands teachers for offensive comments, physical altercation
The commission revoked and suspended eight educators’ licenses for a range of violations.
Almost every Idaho teacher again deemed ‘proficient’ or better
Overall, 98.7% of Idaho’s K-12 teachers earned top marks on their annual performance evaluations in 2021-22, new state data shows.
Two Idaho teachers reprimanded for misconduct
State education watchdogs issued warnings and temporary punishments against two educators.
Grow-your-own programs could widen Idaho’s teacher pipeline
Some focus on tapping paraprofessionals to become certified teachers. Others eye prospective candidates who are still in high school, and others yet look to increase the number of teachers of color in classrooms.
Idaho’s teacher retention rate remained high during the pandemic
Find out what the teacher retention rate is in your district or charter and compare that rate to the previous two years.
Pandemic, politics pile up for an unprecedented year of teacher stress
“I feel completely stressed because I feel like I let down my students,” one educator said.