Les Bois junior high school student Ilah Hickman asked the Senate State Affairs Committee to print a bill that would make the Idaho Giant Salamander the state’s official amphibian.
Both the House and Senate Education Committees will be debating bills beginning as early as Monday, and we can expect additional legislative ideas to surface.
Tom Luna’s announcement earlier this week that he won’t be running for re-election as State Superintendent has set off a flurry of activity in Republican political circles.
Roger Quarles resigned from his position at the State Department of Education earlier this week
ITAG/SAGE (Idaho, the Association for the Gifted) made a presentation to members of the Senate Education Committee on the value and need for a vibrant Gifted and Talented program in all Idaho school districts. As a part of their presentation, ITAG urged committee members to recommend to JFAC that Idaho restore the $1 million in…
Some legislators continue to raise questions about the Idaho Core Standards and how the state will assess them.