Welcome to episode six of the Extra Credit podcast.
This week, hosts Kevin Richert and Clark Corbin offer up behind-the-scenes analysis of the proposed new science standards that have now been rejected by the Legislature.
Plus, Richert discusses his conversation with Gov. Butch Otter about a proposal to alter the Idaho Constitution and ease restrictions on state funding for religious schools.
Finally, Corbin explains why one of Otter’s signature proposals aimed at improving literacy skills among K-3 students encountered resistance in the House Education Committee.
Be sure to check back every Friday afternoon for a fresh edition of the Extra Credit podcast.