Idaho Charter School Network Forms Partnership to Improve Academic Growth of Students in Member Schools

Idaho Charter School Network Adopts NWEA Interim Assessment System We’re thrilled to announce a new partnership with the Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) aimed at accelerating student learning in public charter schools. Through this partnership, NWEA will provide Idaho’s charter schools with its nationally recognized assessment systems, including the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) assessment, and a range more »

Idaho Charter School Network Joins National Commitment to Charter School Quality

For the first time, public charter school support organizations are issuing a nationwide commitment that will advance our shared goal of expanding innovative and high-quality charter schools. Boise, ID –  This week, Idaho Charter School Network joins 39 state and city based public charter school support organizations in collectively signing the “National Public Charter Schools more »

Rural Education Needs Innovators to Thrive

This piece is based on the report Rural Innovators in Education: How Can We Build On What They Are Doing? written by Terry Ryan for the Rural Opportunities Consortium of Idaho Rural Idaho is undergoing significant demographic change. The state’s rural population is aging and seeing more of its younger residents migrate to the state’s population centers more »