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Looking Forward, A Call to Serve

By Victoria Diaz From The PioLog Op-Ed contributor Growing up, I wanted to escape. As the biracial daughter of divorced, immigrant parents growing up in Oakland, California, life was far from perfect. Because I performed well academically, I saw education as my way out. By the time I got to high school, I’d attended several more »

Update on University Authorizers for Idaho Charter Schools

As you likely know, legislation signed by Governor Otter in April of 2013 allows non-sectarian Colleges and Universities to serve as charter school authorizers. In recent months, the Idaho Charter School Network has been having conversations with various officials at some of Idaho’s higher education institutions about their becoming authorizers. Earlier this month, we took more »

Honoring Joe Bruno

Four years ago, a member of our board of directors was honored as the Lido Civic Club Man of the Year. Joe Bruno was born in Sicily in 1948 and came to America with his family in 1956. Over Joe’s impressive 40 year career he has worked as a CPA, and a partner in two of more »