Idaho teen lands on the TEDx Talk stage

Timberline High School senior Kate Simonds wants a world where creative collaboration happens between adults and students. Her idea and message is now being delivered on a national stage after she was selected to speak with TEDx Talk in January. “It was an amazing experience, especially for a high school student,” Kate said. The 17-year-old…

West Ada steps up case for bond issue

The state’s largest district says it needs $96 million to alleviate overcrowding issues across the board.

Legislators win $16,000 for local schools

The challenge is over for 49 lawmakers after five weeks of tracking physical activity and healthy eating, for the High Five Mt. Everest Challenge. On Thursday, legislators found out if they were the winner of $5,000 that will go to an elementary school of their choice. Rep. Mat Erpelding, D-Boise, was the fastest to reach…

VIDEO: Listen to kids talk about Idaho history

Students from all corners of the state celebrated Idaho Day on Wednesday, but some lucky ones got to spend the day at the Statehouse with Gov. Butch Otter and lawmakers to ring in the first-ever event. Check out the video to hear what kids had to say about Idaho history.

Idaho teen lands on the TEDx Talk stage

Kate Simonds delivers a message that creative collaboration should be happening between students and adults.

Elementary kids jump to save lives

Watch our video showing Koelsch students jumping rope to raise health awareness and money.

Lawmakers take steps to raise health awareness in schools

Watch video of legislators taking part in the High Five Children’s Health Collaborative, a project that tracks their physical activity and raises money for schools through the Mt. Everest challenge.