Internet Lingo Guide For Parents

In 2010 the Office of the Attorney General released their Internet Lingo Dictionary which provides parents a 35 page guide to the wide variety of internet slag and acronyms used in texting and chat rooms. Attorney General, Lawrence G. Wasden, introduces the guide: Dear Parents: Not surprisingly, technology has become a large part of our lives. more »

New Albertson Foundation Report Lays Out Education Funding Choices

By Bill Roberts From The Idaho Statesman March 6, 2014 Idaho spends less per student on public education than any other state except Utah. And it faces a choice in how to increase the amount it puts into public schools, says a new report from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation. Idaho spent $6,821 per student more »

Tax Credit Scholarship Bill Passes House Education Committee

Idaho House Bill 507 creating tax credit tuition scholarship granting organizations (SGOs) passed out of committee on Thursday with a 8-3 vote. The bill will progress to the floor of the House next week. The intent of HB507, a new chapter of law, is to increase the ability of Idaho families to choose the school that more »