Lawsuit arguments set Thursday

Judge Timothy Hansen will hear arguments Thursday, August 25, in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Senate Bill 1108, passed by the Idaho Legislature last winter. The hearing is set for 3 p.m. at the Ada County Courthouse.

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IEA welcomes new president

Veteran educator Penni Cyr is the new president of the Idaho Education Association. Cyr was elected by her colleagues in balloting last spring and begins serving a 3-year term today.

Cyr (rhymes with “clear”) has been a teacher in the Moscow School…

Educators pledge accountability

Idaho Education Association members were among 8,000 delegates who recently put the National Education Association on record with a powerful, first-ever call for comprehensive overhaul of both teacher evaluation and accountability systems to advance …