Word for the Day: Listen!

Earlier this week, IEA informed the education committee chairs that we expect many educators to take part in the joint education committee listening session, set for Monday afternoon from 4-6 pm in the Capitol Auditorium. Because many educators will be unable to leave their worksites before 4 pm, we wanted to be sure those who would like to speak could have that opportunity, even if they arrived somewhat late to the event.

Wild Wednesday at the Capitol

Members of the IEA lobby team met once again with the education chairs and representatives from the school administrators, school boards association, PTA, and the State Department of Education. In this third meeting of the group, the parties reviewed a handful of changes to the initial bills that were printed a little over a week ago.

It's Time to Speak Up

Education Committees to Hear from Public Tomorrow morning, members of the public will have an opportunity to share their ideas and concerns about Idaho’s public school system with education committee members. The meeting begins at 8:00 AM in the Senate Auditorium. If you want to speak to the committee, you need only show up and…