State Board of Education
Two State Board of Education members took Tom Luna’s K-12 budget to task last week, saying public schools could benefit at higher education’s expense. This could be a foreshadowing of future budget battles.
Under a new rule, which was carried in the Legislature by Rep. Linden Bateman, cursive handwriting will be taught in elementary schools. Meanwhile, Idahoans will have a chance to weigh in on a proposed physical education requirement.