Stories tagged: Idaho Department of Education
Wed., Oct. 16, 2013, 7:52 a.m.
Idaho gets $1.29M from feds to fight teen suicide
BOISE — Idaho programs to reduce the state’s high suicide rate among young people are getting a financial boost from the federal government.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2011
Social promotion puts students on rough path
Despite failing nearly every class since the sixth grade, Tyler Thompson is now a freshman at a Sandpoint high school. When his mother questioned school administrators in two North Idaho …
Wed., Aug. 18, 2010
Idaho requires credits to enter high school
BOISE – The state will start keeping score in middle school, requiring students in seventh and eighth grades to complete at least 80 percent of their class credits before they …
Tue., Aug. 3, 2010
Most Idaho schools hitting goals
About two-thirds of the public schools in Idaho are hitting adequate yearly progress goals under the Federal No Child Left Behind Act, the state’s Education Department reported Monday. The department …
Wed., Aug. 12, 2009, 11:50 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls schools fail to meet goals
The state Department of Education says Idaho public schools are making progress under the federal No Child Left Behind Law compared to past years.