Gov. Butch Otter’s education stakeholders’ group has its first meeting today, running from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Yanke Family Research Park at 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd. The group has 31 members and is chaired by state Board of Education member Richard Westerburg. You can see today’s agenda and the full list of members online here. Today’s agenda is mostly about identifying and prioritizing issues; the panel also will hear a presentation on the fiscal impact of the repeal of Propositions 1, 2 and 3 from legislative budget analyst Paul Headlee; and an overview of education initiatives in Idaho from state board member Rod Lewis.
You can watch the meeting on a live video stream here.