State Board of Education Vice President Debbie Critchfield says the number of certified teachers graduating from Idaho universities have remained steady, but it's "more of a distribution problem." With about 70 percent of Idaho schools consider rural, certified teachers are not choosing these areas.
MONTEZUMA CREEK, Utah (AP) — A school district in southeastern Utah is in the middle of a test program to see if offering salaries of up to $80,000 can persuade teachers to stay at an elementary school in the southeastern corner of the state.
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.
We are fortunate to live in a part of Idaho where there is job growth. But, just because there's job growth doesn't mean there's a job you would like or are qualified to do. If you're unemployed in Idaho, you might want to think about going to Hawaii. Seriously.
The State Board of Education wants to give Idaho teachers a big raise, but it's not a done deal, yet. A couple years ago, the Governor's Task Force on Education, a bipartisan group of stakeholders from across the state, said Idaho was losing too many teachers to other states and professions with higher wages...
Social media is aflutter with the video of President Obama saluting the U.S. Marines as he disembarked Marine 1 with a cup of coffee in his saluting hand. Some think it is atrocious, others think it's much-ado-about-nothing. It may surprise you to hear the background of presidential salutes to the military...
We all know that Google is AMAZING but, this tops the cake for me. Google has been providing school supplies for millions of students.
Teachers, from all over the country, have been requesting school supplies on donorschoose.org, andaccording to CNBC, Google has been fulfilling EVERY request!