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School Choice at Idaho Capitol Day

Joined by parents and school choice advocates, Idaho charter school students gathered on the Statehouse steps Monday to rally for equitable funding. In particular, Lori Clooney of the Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Families put in a pitch for closing the funding gap for the state’s seven virtual charter schools — a discrepancy she pegged at more »

School Choice Is Growing In Relevance

Editorial released for statewide distribution School Choice has become a given for an increasing number of Idaho families and children. This is a good thing. It means families in the Gem State have the freedom to choose the best educational environments and options for their children. Idahoans value individual freedoms, including the freedom to choose more »

The Story of Rural Charter Schools

As part of the Rural Opportunities Consortium of Idaho, our own Terry Ryan has traveled to some of the nations highest performing rural charter schools. His time spent in these small communities has focused on the ingenuity and local camaraderie that helps to make these rural schools thrive. Recently, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools more »