We are working to connect current and future workers to state resources and worthwhile career pathways that benefit our citizens, our employers and our state.
We are putting our way of life at risk by our continuing failure to effectively educate our citizens.
Counties and schools like ours can’t operate without federal forest payments.
I’ve learned a lot during my time as a Board Member and want to share with you some insights about our system and how it operates.
Community members and parents have been donating time, talents and means to make our schools better.
I wanted to share with my fellow graduating seniors four major lessons that this last year has taught me.
After decades of studies and billions of dollars spent, maybe it’s time to admit the state is doing education all wrong.
New law underscores compensation issue needing immediate attention.
They add value to a community and create learning opportunities for families and children that wouldn’t exist otherwise.
A college education is a great investment for individuals and for our state as a whole. We all have a stake in keeping it as affordable as we possibly can. Our students are depending on us.
Cartoon depictions on the ceiling at Wood River High School are but a symptom of a greater problem, that of kids being presented with a biased view of what American government is all about.
They need to know how much they are valued — not just with words, but with actions.
A couple of key early indicators tracked by the Idaho State Board of Education suggest more Idaho high school seniors are planning to enroll in college or a career technical program in the fall.
Idahoans should expect to see a reduction in agency regulations and the elimination of policies that have no business being on the books in Idaho.
How can we help students get the skills they need to qualify for a family-sustaining job or build the workforce our economy needs if we can barely pass an increase in scholarships that make postsecondary affordable?
Idaho policymakers have done a lot over the last five years to raise teacher pay.
The movie captures the essence of what it means to have student voice and leadership in education. Watch the premiere on Tuesday night at the Egyptian.
They need to be held accountable for their performance. It’s important for the overall health of a state’s public charter school sector.
The bill would award incentives to failing schools that are otherwise not available to the best schools and their teachers.
It is time to fund a proven approach toward increasing post-secondary attainment.