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Xavier Teacher Resigns After Allegedly Taping Students’ Mouths

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – An Xavier Charter School teacher who allegedly put tape over students' mouths has resigned, according to the school on Thursday.

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Castleford Schools Plan FFA Breakfast, Public Speaking Events

CASTLEFORD, Idaho (KLIX) – Agriculture has always been important to Dan Billington. When he was in high school he joined Future Farmers of America, which deepened his appreciation for farm life and helped him learn leadership, public speaking and other skills.

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Just a few residents, plus staff of the Twin Falls School District, attended the public meeting on Wednesday night at Pillar Falls Elementary. The district has held around 50 small-group meetings in the community since since January. (Photo by Andrew Weeks)
Just a few residents, plus staff of the Twin Falls School District, attended the public meeting on Wednesday night at Pillar Falls Elementary. The district has held around 50 small-group meetings in the community since since January. (Photo by Andrew Weeks)
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T.F. School District Presents Levy Proposal at Public Meeting

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Just a few residents came out to Pillar Falls Elementary School on Tuesday night to hear a presentation about a proposed school levy by the Twin Falls School District.

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Student Counselor Shares Challenges, Joys of Her Career

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Not everyone can say of their jobs what Tara Williams says – and she says it often: “I absolutely love what I do. I love every aspect of it.”

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Nampa Woman to Join State Department of Education

BOISE, Idaho (KLIX) – Allison Westfall, director of community relations for the Nampa School District, will leave her post with the district to join the State Department of Education.

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Idaho Schools Superintendent Seeks 6.6% Budget Boost

 

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra is asking legislative budget writers for a 6.6 percent increase in state funding for schools, promising that the money will provide returns on the investment.

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Seniors at the Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind in Gooding are seeking to raise money for their class trip to Washington, D.C. But they could use some help, since they are about $9,000 behind the needed funds. (Photo courtesy of Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind)
Seniors at the Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind in Gooding are seeking to raise money for their class trip to Washington, D.C. But they could use some help, since they are about $9,000 behind the needed funds. (Photo courtesy of Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind)
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Seniors at Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind Seek to Raise Money for Class Trip

GOODING, Idaho (KLIX) – Students at the Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind are planning their senior class trip for the end of March. But in order to make the trip happen, they need a little help.

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Teacher Evaluation Review Didn’t Check for State Compliance

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with the Idaho Department of Education paid more than $100,000 for a review of the state's teacher evaluation system, but did not instruct the outside consulting team to ensure the system was complying with state law.

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Report: Funding for 22 School Programs Not Based on Need

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — State evaluators say many of the programs intended to help students in Idaho's public schools are not funded based on need or actual costs.

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Twin Falls School District to Ask for a Little Less in Levy from Voters

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) The Twin Falls School District Board has voted to move ahead and ask voters to continue a multi-million dollar a year supplemental levy.

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Students Excited About Computer Coding at O’Leary Middle School

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Students at Vera C. O’Leary Middle School, their attention riveted to the monitors in front of them, learned about computer coding during an event at the school on Wednesday.

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Students compete in a robotics tournament on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Harrison Elementary School. (Photo by Andrew Weeks)
Students compete in a robotics tournament on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Harrison Elementary School. (Photo by Andrew Weeks)
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UI Extension Seeks Volunteers, Students for Robotic Events

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – About 120 grade school students will be at O’Leary Middle School this Saturday for a qualifying robotics tournament.

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Artwork by Twin Falls student Alex Martinez, winner of the sixth-eighth grade category ‘100 Years.’ (Image courtesy of Idaho Power)
Artwork by Twin Falls student Alex Martinez, winner of the sixth-eighth grade category ‘100 Years.’ (Image courtesy of Idaho Power)
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Magic Valley Students Among Winners of Annual Art Contest

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Students from the Magic Valley are among the winners of Idaho Power’s annual art contest.

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Labor Department Seeks College and Career Coaches in Burley, Jerome

BURLEY, Idaho (KLIX) – The Idaho Department of Labor is looking for college and career coaches to work with students in Idaho schools, including Burley and Jerome. 

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GOP logo. Courtesy, Bill Colley.
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The Super Bowl of Talk Radio (Opinion)

In my business Election Day is the equivalent of the Super Bowl, World Series and Stanley Cup.

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SAT Scores Put Focus on Math Readiness

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Math curriculum are getting changes in parts of the state as schools look to better prepare teenagers for first-year college courses.

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Research: In-state Students More Likely to Stay in Idaho After Graduation

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Students in Idaho are more likely to work in the state after graduating from college rather than finding work elsewhere, according to research conducted by the Idaho Department of Labor.

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Otter Announces Governor’s Cup Scholarship Recipients

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Forty new scholarships will be awarded to Idaho students this year through the 2016 Governor’s Cup Scholarships.

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Idaho Lawmakers Mulling Albertson Foundation Funding Offer

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation has offered to help finance possible research and other studies in the state's pursuit of modernizing how Idaho funds its public schools.

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Campbell Hired as New Principal at O’Leary

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – O’Leary Middle School has a new principal.

The hiring of Keelie Campbell was approved by the Twin Falls School District Board of Trustees at a special board meeting on Tuesday.

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