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Virtual Students Attend School at the Idaho Capitol

Lawmakers got the chance to see virtual students in action on Wednesday for the second Virtual School Demo Event of the session, hosted by the Coalition of Idaho Charter School Families. Eleven students from a variety of grade levels set up their laptops in the Health & Welfare committee room to help show what it means to attend more »

Idaho Receives “B” Ranking on Latest Charter Law Ranking Report

This week Idaho’s charter school law was ranked 13th in the nation in the latest edition of Charter School Laws Across the States 2015: Rankings and Scorecard released today by The Center for Education Reform (CER). Idaho’s charter school law was created in 1998 but it last underwent significant changes in 2013. These changes included removing a cap more »

Students Publish Book Through Writers Program

By Andrew Reed From Idaho Ed News March 17, 2015 It was a day of achievement for kids at the Idaho Distance Education Academy (IDEA). On Tuesday, IDEA students gathered to read a book they published in collaboration with The Cabin’s Writers in the schools program. READ MORE ON IDAHOEDNEWS.ORG