Ed Committee Passes Kindergarten-IDLA Funding Bills

It was a slow day for K-12 education today. The House Education Committee did not meet this morning. Senate Ed Committee members passed the following bills with little debate this afternoon. SB 1057 (http://www.legislature.idaho.gov/legislation/2013/S1057.htm), sponsored by Sen. Steven Thayn (R-Emmett), would allow kindergarten teachers to visit the parents or guardians of their students during the…