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What Idaho’s Changing Student Demographics Means for Education

By Terry Ryan and Matthew Kitchen “White Students No Longer in the Majority” screamed recent headlines. Joining national trends, Idaho is undergoing significant demographic change. The state’s K-12 students are increasingly coming from homes that are less white, less rural and less wealthy. To better understand these changing demographics and what they might mean for more »

Grant to Expand Healthy Living Lessons at PPSEL

By Samantha Malott From Moscow-Pullman Daily News August 1, 2014 The Palouse Prairie School of Expeditionary Learning will expand its “Adventure Friday” program this upcoming school year, thanks to a $20,000 grant from Champions for Healthy Kids. The grant, funded by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and the General Mills Foundation, will provide more »