Governor Otter Signs Career Ladder Legislation

Representatives of the education stakeholders joined Governor Otter, Supt. Sherri Ybarra, House Speaker Scott Bedke (R-Oakley), House Education Chair Rep. Reed DeMordaunt (R-Eagle), Senate Education Chair Dean Mortimer (R-Idaho Falls), Rep. Julie VanOrden (R-Pingree), Rep. Ilana Rubel (D-Boise), and Sen’s. Janie Ward-Engelking (D-Boise) and Cherie Buckner-Webb (D-Boise) in a bill signing ceremony on Thursday. IEA…

Career Ladder Bill Signed into Law

    Elected Officials Cite Teacher Feedback, Commit to Long-Term Funding A new framework for teacher compensation became a reality today, as Governor Butch Otter signed Idaho’s five year Career Ladder legislation into law. IEA President Penni Cyr participated in the press conference along with leaders from the legislature and the State Board of Education.…