Tag: President Trump

K-12 budget: Ybarra jumps off the Trump train

On Tuesday, state superintendent Sherri Ybarra invited Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to come to Idaho and see the effects of potential budget cuts firsthand. Six weeks earlier, Ybarra’s tone was dramatically different.

Trump renews push for school choice initiative

In his first speech to a joint session of Congress, President Trump said disadvantaged families “should be free to choose the public, private, charter, magnet, religious or home school that is right for them.”