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Teacher Shares Behind the Scenes of Student’s Mt. Everest Challenge

From Northwest Professional Educators Beth Richtsmeier, a teacher at Meridian Technical Charter High School, shared about her student’s High Five Mt. Everest Challenge project to Cindy Omlin at Northwest Professional Educators. Beth was one of several teachers that have guided three juniors to create an innovative coding project to track legislators activity levels, while encouraging overall fitness. more »

N. Idaho STEM Charter Teams Place 1st, 2nd in Robotics Competition

Students from North Idaho STEM Charter Academy took home both Champion’s Awards at the FIRST LEGO League Robotics state championship at the University of Idaho in January. The Champion’s award winners are teams who had the total package – the embodiment of the FIRST LEGO League vision. The first place “1980’s Something Space Guys” team won the “Golden Ticket” to more »

Charter Students Design Site to Track Lawmakers’ Steps

By Jennifer Swindell From Idaho Education News February 2, 2015 Did Sen. Janie Ward-Engelking really walk 61 flights of stairs in one day? “Yes I did!” she declared. Thanks to a group of students at Meridian Technical Charter High School, not only are voting records of lawmakers open to public scrutiny, but so too are more »