The bill passed the Idaho House on a 48-22 vote, with nine Republicans joining Democrats in opposition. Supporters of the bill to limit the state teachers union touted the plan as a way to hand over more power to the locally
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The battle over education reform in Idaho will continue this week. The House of Representatives is set to possibly send two of the three bills attached to Superintendent Tom Luna's plan to the governor's desk.
Legislation to eliminate "tenure" for new teachers, restrict collective bargaining and introduce merit pay is headed to its final hurdle in the Republican-dominated Idaho Legislature. The House Education Committee signed off on the GOP-backed legislation after a nearly five-hour hearing this morning. It now
The biggest piece of a plan to overhaul Idaho's public education system likely faces more changes. Senate Education Committee Chairman John Goedde says there's a strong possibility the biggest of the three bills will be pulled back to his committee, where public schools chief Tom Luna's sweeping overhaul passed last week amid strong opposition from the state teachers union and other groups.
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