Area teachers blast licensing plan

By MARY STONE of the Lewiston Tribune One after another Tuesday evening, teachers spoke out against the Idaho State Board of Education’s latest teacher certification and pay proposals. Saying the plan wrongly ties their certification to district evaluations, more than 100 educators from throughout the region filled a lecture hall during a public hearing at…

IEA Responds to Westerberg Letter

For Immediate Release September 17, 2014 IEA Responds to Westerberg Letter Letter Sent to Teachers Misleads on IEA Position, Misses the Point on Concerns Boise, ID—Many teachers around Idaho were surprised to find an unsolicited letter in their inboxes recently from Richard Westerberg, a member of the State Board of Education and the Chair of…