students come first http://nwpr.org en Idaho High School Students Won't Be Required To Take Online Classes http://nwpr.org/post/idaho-high-school-students-wont-be-required-take-online-classes <p>Idaho high school students won't have to take online classes to graduate. The State Board of Education repealed a rule Monday that required them. Voters rejected the Students Come First laws on November 6 but one of those laws had a twist. It required the board of education to set the online class requirement, which it did. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 14:06:41 +0000 Adam Cotterell 18659 at http://nwpr.org Idaho AG: Teachers Can Get Bonuses Earned Under Rejected Law http://nwpr.org/post/idaho-ag-teachers-can-get-bonuses-earned-under-rejected-law <p>Idaho teachers who earned bonuses last year will still receive their checks, even though voters overturned performance pay in Idaho. The state attorney general's office made the call in a legal opinion released Monday. Jessica Robinson explains why it got so complicated. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 13:56:47 +0000 Jessica Robinson 18287 at http://nwpr.org HP Will Supply Every Idaho High School Student A Laptop http://nwpr.org/post/hp-will-supply-every-idaho-high-school-student-laptop <p>Hewlett Packard now has an eight year 180 million dollar contract to get laptops into the hands of Idaho high school students and teachers. This meets part of the requirements outlined in the Students Come First education laws. Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:06:39 +0000 Adam Cotterell 17236 at http://nwpr.org HP Will Supply Every Idaho High School Student A Laptop