But accomplishing it will take bold leadership, further investment, wise choices and laser-like focus.
The program is built around multiple assessments that take into account different learning styles and work values that also helps students decide what they want to do.
The State Board is teaming with the Idaho Workforce Development Council to get the word out.
When a student of Mexican descent sees those teachers in costumes promoting the degradation of the Mexican culture they receive the message that they are not welcomed.
The opportunity to have conversations around the table and connect with one another is one more reason to make it a priority not just during the holidays, but all year long.
Lawmakers should move forward with a new school funding formula that focuses on flexibility, local control and student outcomes.
I’d like to share some of my experiences from Columbine and my reflections on the safety investment proposed for Idaho schools.
The state superintendent says voters should grade her on accomplishments.
I hope teachers will love this collection as much as I do and they find it to be of use in their classroom.
The celebration empowers children and their families to make informed food choices while strengthening the local economy.
Wilson has at least a fighting chance in this election — Ybarra has opened the door some.
When elected, I plan to request a “needs-based” budget, one that clearly identifies and then fully funds the needs of all Idaho children — equally and without discrimination.
Public education in Idaho works because it is a system-wide approach that is holistic, efficient and effective.
State Board of Education researchers estimate the “go-on” rate could increase five to 10 percent annually if summer melt is effectively addressed.
Approve a project to build a new high school because West Ada School District is bursting at the seams.
If Idaho State University cannot improve its offerings, the Board may make it possible for the College of Southern Idaho to offer a four-year education degree.
While I prefer to focus on my plans to improve the lives of all Idahoans, instead, I must set the record straight about something most voters find uninteresting: campaign staff reorganization.
Some of the most exciting and powerful things happening in public education in America involve partnerships between public charter schools and higher education institutions.
Literature is access into a greater wealth of experience; we learn about people and we learn about the world; the real world, not the filtered version we see on social media.
It’s a good time to review why this is a priceless community center.