idaho public schools

Idaho State of State
5:16 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Idaho Governor Calls For Reversal Of Recession-Era Cuts To Schools

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter speaks to reporters after his state of the state address on Monday.
Jessica Robinson Northwest News Network

Originally published on Mon January 12, 2015 5:08 pm

The governor of Idaho said now that the state's economy is looking up, it's time to reverse the some of the belt-tightening measures made during the recession.

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Idaho Public Schools
6:08 pm
Tue January 6, 2015

Ybarra Speaks For First Time As Idaho Schools Superintendent

Sherri Ybarra
Credit Campaign

Most of Idaho’s top elected officials will be sworn in Friday, but the state’s new schools chief has already taken the oath of office. And yesterday, Sherri Ybarra spoke publicly for the first time since officially becoming Superintendent of Public Instruction.

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Albertson Foundation Donations
6:53 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Albertson Foundation To Give Less To Idaho Schools And More To Idaho Communities

Credit J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation

The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation has given away about 30 million dollars a year in Idaho since the 1990s. Most of that money has gone to projects involving Idaho’s public schools. But foundation leaders say they're frustrated with how that's worked out and are changing the way they give.

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