Gov. Little’s Opportunity Scholarship proposal represents much-needed investment in our students, our state and our shared future.
“To the degree that we’re stuck with it, the Legislature should pass a school funding formula that empowers students to pursue the best education for themselves.”
There are great leaders who are capable of running great schools in our midst. Just because their pathway to education was different, does not mean they will not be effective.
We’re thankful that we had the chance to pick the right school for our needs.
Nearly half of Idaho children enter kindergarten unprepared because they have not been given the same opportunities as their peers.
With college and career advisers in place across our state, we are working to ensure they have clear lines of communication, Critchfield writes.
There is much “Good” to note and build on, but there is also a need to redouble efforts to work at improving the “Bad” and the “Ugly.”
The idea may have been simple, but the solution is highly complex. Only by working together will we bridge the gap between our high schoolers and their future careers.
Policymakers and the media should give postsecondary and K-12 education systems equal attention. It would be what is needed to tell the whole story on postsecondary credential attainment.
I, my staff, and school districts and educators across this state are committed to the success and well-being of your children.
While working to achieve more movement, don’t forget the importance of balanced nutrition.
Learning, in all of its forms, is not just a year-round pursuit, but a lifetime one. No one should be stuck in a part-time job when they need a full-time job. We seek opportunity for a lifetime of prosperity.
I promise all young Idahoans I will be a champion for education excellence and student achievement so they have the best chance to stay in Idaho.
Idaho policymakers have been wrapped up in the notion that preschool does not work.
Charters in Idaho face a special financial challenge when it comes to financing their facility costs.
It’s still a problem because the solution is the problem.
Learning a foreign language is a challenging task and we should show more kindness to those who are trying, especially to our new community members who are just trying to survive here.
Are Democrats doing a “Happy Dance” following the State of the State address? This year could prove to be a turning point for Idaho.
This is an innovative approach to provide access to affordable college opportunities beginning in the seventh grade.
I suspect that overall, Idahoans will be seeing competent, thoughtful and sane leadership from the top.