In The Classroom
Posted by Bill Roberts on July 22, 2015
Julie Madsen, a newly seated trustee on the West Ada School Board, doesnt think the board is gunning for Linda Clark, the district superintendent for 11 years.
In a testy meeting of the West Ada board earlier this month, Clark and Russell Russ Joki, another recently elected trustee, exchanged words over Clarks job contract and comments she had made to the press about education reform.
But Madsen doesnt see that as translating into a move to oust Clark.
Posted by Bill Roberts on May 13, 2015
Election is set for May 19
Posted by Bill Roberts on April 7, 2015
Susan Williamson, the principal at William Howard Taft Elementary School in Boise for more than 15 years, was nicknamed the "red-haired tornado."
Posted by Bill Roberts on March 27, 2015
Students are raising funds to pay for the trip.
Posted by Bill Roberts on March 24, 2015
State Schools Superintendent Sherri Ybarra has no use for the statewide instructional management system that was sharply criticized Monday in a report by the state’s Office of Performance Evaluation.
Posted by Bill Roberts on March 11, 2015
Crowded schools are pressuring West Ada School District to move up the opening date of a planned elementary school south of Interstate 84 by one year.