Idaho education

Endowment watch: State assets reach record

With a record $1.46 billion in assets, payments to state endowment beneficiaries should increase by at least $1.2 million in 2013-14. And public schools would be likely to see most of this increase.

Idaho ranks No. 50 in per-pupil spending

The latest U.S. Census Bureau report on school spending reached a familiar conclusion. In 2010-11, Idaho per-pupil spending ranked next to last among states and the District of Columbia.