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Columns written about education policy and practice by Idaho taxpayers, business leaders, lawmakers parents and community members.
2017 Survey: The People's Perspective. Read the key takeaways.

Why I’m running for governor

Despite words, task forces and good intentions, our education system is failing many of our students. Idaho ranks 39th in high school graduation rates and only 20 percent of our kids are college and career ready when they graduate. We must do better.

Healthy school meals benefit Idaho kids

When students are healthy and able to learn, we all benefit as a society. We thank our state agencies and policymakers for their support of these crucial nutrition programs that benefit so many children.