IGNITE Program Targets Mentorship

IGNITE is a new IEA initiative aimed at supporting early career educators through one-on-one mentoring. IEA members Shelley Hopkins, Erin Paradis, and Lindsey Matthews are taking the lead on this important project.

2018 Legislative Recap

The 2018 Idaho legislative session came with twists and turns, but when all was said and done, lawmakers continued with their commitment to increasing compensation for professional educators and made strides on discretionary funding to local school districts. They also tackled several important policy issues, including approving Idaho’s first updated science standards since 2001, green-lighting…