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12 Things About Idaho Charter Schools

What is a charter school and how are they different? Charter schools are public schools that are freed from many of the rules and regulations governing traditional district schools. This freedom allows charters to map their own path to innovation and it is hoped, educational quality. In return for this operational freedom, charter schools enter more »

First CMO to Launch in Idaho

Gem Innovation Schools, Idaho’s first homegrown charter management organization (CMO) announced that it will receive a four-year, multi-million dollar grant from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation as part of the Foundation’s goal to expand high-performing limitless learning models in the state. The grant supports the Foundation’s 20 in 10 strategy, designed to close the gap between mediocrity more »