Parents are organizing at board meetings, on websites, social media platforms and with dress codes to make sure they are heard.
Parents in the Boise School District are upset about the board’s recent decision to require masks for the start of the school year. But many more are upset about what they consider a lack of transparency.
The board has a new member for the second time this school year.
One Boise parent worries that standardized tests in 2021 will be more of an indicator of how she wasn’t able to teach her own children when they were at home.
The board expects to make a final selection next week.