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Audit Reveals Most Schools Don’t Use Broadband Equipment

By Clark Corbin From Idaho Education News January 15, 2015 A contractor auditing the Idaho Education Network found that more than half of schools surveyed weren’t using equipment purchased through the troubled state broadband contract. For the audit, contractors visited 30 of the 217 Idaho high schools that were utilizing the network at the time more »

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 »