BYU-Idaho

BYU-Idaho’s teacher education program is thriving, despite a general downturn in similar programs elsewhere. The IEA REPORTER talks with two members who got their start at BYU-I, and finds out from school officials how they are preparing the next generation of teachers.

2018 Legislative Preview

Several issues of importance to educators are likely to be at the forefront of discussion and debate during the 2018 Idaho legislative session. The IEA lobby team will once again advocate on behalf of our members and their students for policies that promote a strong and equitable public education system.

Teacher Pipeline Workgroup

Teacher Pipeline Workgroup IEA, Education Stakeholders Tackle a Tough Problem A large and influential group of education stakeholders developed a series of recommendations aimed at addressing the shortage of certified, qualified teachers in Idaho classrooms, particularly in rural areas and in hard-to-fill positions. The recommendations were formally presented to the Idaho State Board of Education…

2019 NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship

Happy holidays! The NEA Foundation is offering an awesome opportunity to engage in global learning that we thought you should know about.   You can give your students (and yourself!) the world by applying for the 2019 NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship. This yearlong, fully-funded, cohort-based professional development program provides educators with a blend of online,…