Episode 31: Talking about this week’s school board elections

There was plenty of turnover Tuesday, as voters across Idaho elected dozens of new school trustees.

Will turnover translate into turmoil?

To look at what happened this week — and what might come next — Idaho Education News reporters Blake Jones and Kevin Richert sort through the election results.

Listen here.

Also, check out our Soundcloud page for other recent podcasts:

  • Episode 30: Meet Idaho’s teacher of the year (Guest, Todd Knight, Crossroads Middle School, Meridian)
  • Episode 28: COVID-19 and children’s health, an inside look (Guest, Dr. Kenny Bramwell, St. Luke’s Health System)
  • Episode 27: Reclaim Idaho’s $300 million vision for K-12


Kevin Richert

Kevin Richert

Senior reporter and blogger Kevin Richert specializes in education politics and education policy. He has more than 30 years of experience in Idaho journalism. He is a frequent guest on "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television and "Idaho Matters" on Boise State Public Radio. Follow Kevin on Twitter: @KevinRichert. He can be reached at [email protected]

Get EdNews in your inbox

Weekly round up every Friday