Derek Bub took over as West Ada School District superintendent on July 1 — just in time for the latest and most severe surge of the coronavirus to wreak havoc on school reopening plans.
This week on the Kevin Richert Podcast, Bub explains his decision to reinstate a mask mandate, the politics of pandemic protocols in his community — and his vision for Idaho’s largest school district.
Check our Soundcloud page every Friday morning for the podcast. While there, check out these other recent episodes:
- Episode 23: A conversation about crisis and opportunity (guests, Idaho Education Association Executive Director Paul Stark and IEA President Layne McInelly)
- Episode 22: Discussing Idaho’s COVID-19 crisis, with Dr. David Pate
- Episode 21: A tumultuous summer in the Boise School District (guests, trustees Maria Greeley and Andy Hawes)