Intel speaker jumps queue

There are dozens of Idahoans – many who traveled from hours away – waiting to testify on the Luna bills, but an Intel employee has had the floor for about 15 minutes to extol the value of technology in education.

No one is disputing that. No one. I…

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In addition to making posts here on the Hotline, you can follow the hearings all this week on our Twitter feed. We Twitter under @IdahoEdAssoc and we're using the hash tag #lunaplan. You don't have to have a Twitter account to read our tweets…

Don’t fear the laptops

Today's hearing has largely been, as parent-writer Sharon Fisher of Kuna pointed out on Twitter, a referendum on laptops. Wayne Hoffman of the Idaho Freedom Foundation spent about half his testimony extolling the magic of computers, as if student…